Matsui Statement on the Passage of the American Rescue Plan

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Doris Matsui (D-CA) issued the following statement after passage of the American Rescue Plan. This legislation will now go to President Biden’s desk for his signature. “Today, we are sending a clear message to the American people that help is on the way. The American Rescue Plan is a long-awaited lifeline – delivering on Democrats’ promise to take bold actio...

Matsui Applauds Passage of Priorities in Government Funding Package

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Doris Matsui (D-CA), a senior member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, applauded the passage of the bipartisan H.R. 133, which provides funding for fiscal year 2021. The funding package includes Matsui-backed legislation and significant Democratic priorities. “Today, we passed a government spending bill that looks towards the future and makes criti...

Congresswoman Matsui Statement on California National Guard Bonus Recoupment

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Today, Congresswoman Doris Matsui (D-CA) issued the following statement on the announcement from Secretary of Defense Ash Carter that he is ordering the Department of Defense to suspend efforts to collect the repayment of enlistment bonuses paid to California National Guard soldiers: “Our dedicated service members should not bear the burden of mistakes that are of no fault of their own. I’m please...

Congresswoman Matsui Statement on Passage of the Veterans Access, Choice & Accountability Act

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, July 30, 2014 CONTACT: JONELLE TRIMMER (202) 225-7163 Congresswoman Matsui Statement on Passage of the Veterans Access, Choice & Accountability Act Today, Congresswoman Doris Matsui (CA-06) issued the following statement on the House passage of the Conference Report on H.R. 3230, the Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act: “Our nation has a sacred trust wit...

Rep. Doris Matsui Announces Launch of Veterans Working Group

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Rep. Doris Matsui Announces Launch of Veterans Working Group Sacramento, CA - Yesterday, Rep. Doris Matsui (CA-05) met with a panel of Sacramento veterans and announced the launch of her Veterans Working Group. At the request of Rep. Matsui, local veterans from diverse backgrounds joined her to discuss the challenges and issues they are most concerned with. “Our nation’s veterans have served our ...