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11.01.19

Rep. Takano Leads 24 Members in Sending Letter to DHS Expressing Concerns Over Detainee DNA Collection Practices

Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA) led 24 Members of Congress in sending a letter to Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Acting Secretary Kevin McAleenan expressing concerns and objections to the news that DHS is planning to expand its existing DNA collection practices to immigrant detainees across the country.… Continue Reading


10.31.19

Education and Labor Committee Advances College Affordability Act with Key Provisions from Rep. Mark Takano

Today, Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA) helped advance the College Affordability Act (CAA) in the Education and Labor Committee. The CAA is a comprehensive overhaul of higher education that ensures students can spend less and earn more to further their education. The legislation aims to lower the cost of college, improve the quality of higher education by holding institutions accountable, and expand opportunities for students from all backgrounds.… Continue Reading


10.31.19

Education and Labor Committee Advances College Affordability Act with Key Provisions from Rep. Mark Takano

Today, Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA) helped advance the College Affordability Act (CAA) in the Education and Labor Committee. The CAA is a comprehensive overhaul of higher education that ensures students can spend less and earn more to further their education. The legislation aims to lower the cost of college, improve the quality of higher education by holding institutions accountable, and expand opportunities for students from all backgrounds.… Continue Reading