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08.16.17

Rep. Takano Statement on “Forever GI Bill” Signing

Today, Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif.), vice ranking member of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs, released the following statement after the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017, commonly known as the "Forever GI Bill," was signed into law.… Continue Reading


08.01.17

Rep. Takano Statement on Anti-Semitic Sermon

Riverside, Calif. - Today, Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif.) released the following statement condemning the anti-Semitic comments made by Imam Mahmoud Harmoush during a recent sermon at the Islamic Center of Riverside.… Continue Reading


08.01.17

Rep. Takano Statement on VA Inspector General Report Linking VA Choice Program to Increased Risk of Opioid Addiction

Today, Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif.), vice ranking member of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs, issued the following statement after a Department of Veterans Affairs Inspector General report found that veterans receiving non-VA care through the VA Choice program faced greater risk of opioid addiction.… Continue Reading