Jose Ramos Post Office Bill

Please join me in cosponsoring a bill to rename the post office located at 8520 Michigan Ave. in Whittier, California after Sergeant Jose Ramos, a fearless veteran and advocate. Due to his tireless effort, Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day is officially
recognized in the state of California.

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Support Veterans in Mental Health Crisis

Please join me as an original cosponsor of the bipartisan Sgt. Brandon Ketchum Never Again Act, which makes sure that no veteran seeking in-patient psychiatric care at a VA Medical Center is ever denied such care again. 

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Co-sponsor the CHAMPVA Children’s Care Protection Act

The Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (CHAMPVA) program allows the VA to share the cost of health care for the dependents and survivors of certain eligible veterans. CHAMPVA provides health care coverage to the spouse
or child of a veteran who is permanently and totally disabled for a service-connected disability, the surviving spouse or child of a veteran who died from a service-connected disability, the surviving spouse or child of a Veteran who was at the time of death
rated permanently and totally disabled from a service-connected disability, and the surviving spouse or child of a military member who died in the line of duty.

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Cosponsor H.R. 1896, the Supporting Children of the National Guard and Reserve Act

According to the U.S. Department of Education, more than 80 percent of military-connected children attend public schools. In 2011, the Government Accountability Office reported that data concerning the academic outcomes of these students
was limited. In response, the Every Student Succeeds Act included the military student identifier (MSI) to require that public schools identify and report on the academic outcomes of military-connected students.

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Support Veterans in Mental Health Crisis

Please join me as an original cosponsor of the bipartisan Sgt. Brandon Ketchum Never Again Act, which makes sure that no veteran seeking in-patient psychiatric care at a VA Medical Center is ever denied such care again. 

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Support Veterans in Mental Health Crisis

Please join me as an original cosponsor of the bipartisan Sgt. Brandon Ketchum Never Again Act, which makes sure that no veteran seeking in-patient psychiatric care at a VA Medical Center is ever denied such care again. 

Read More

Co-sponsor the CHAMPVA Children’s Care Protection Act

The Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (CHAMPVA) program allows the VA to share the cost of health care for the dependents and survivors of certain eligible veterans. CHAMPVA provides health care coverage to the spouse
or child of a veteran who is permanently and totally disabled for a service-connected disability, the surviving spouse or child of a veteran who died from a service-connected disability, the surviving spouse or child of a Veteran who was at the time of death
rated permanently and totally disabled from a service-connected disability, and the surviving spouse or child of a military member who died in the line of duty.

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