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04.26.18

Rep. Takano Statement on Dr. Ronny Jackson

Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif.), the vice ranking member of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs, released the following statement after Dr. Ronny Jackson withdrew from consideration as Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs.… Continue Reading


04.26.18

GAO Report: Shadowy Industry is Manipulating Student Loan Borrowers, Default Rates

Today, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report - commissioned by Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif.) and Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) - revealing how the little-known but increasingly harmful "default management industry" is using misleading information, coercion, and even $25 gift cards to manipulate student loan default rates.… Continue Reading


04.13.18

Rep. Takano Statement on U.S. Military Strike in Syria

Riverside, Calif. - Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif.), the vice ranking member of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs, released the following statement after President Trump ordered military strikes in response to Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad's use of chemical weapons against civilians.… Continue Reading