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July 31, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (D-CA) and Congressman Rodney Davis (R-IL) introduced the Funding Early Childhood is the Right IDEA Act (H.R. 4107), a bipartisan bill to restore full funding for education and services for children with disabilities.
July 26, 2019 Press Release
Walnut Creek, CA – Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that he will host a town hall to discuss immigration issues at St. Mark’s Catholic Church in Richmond on Monday, August 5th at 6:30 p.m.
July 23, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC — Today, Representatives Mark DeSaulnier (D-CA) and Earl L. “Buddy” Carter (R-GA), co-chairs of the Congressional Cancer Survivors Caucus, announced bipartisan legislation to help patients better navigate their cancer diagnosis.
July 22, 2019 Press Release
Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that he will host a town hall meeting at Charlotte Wood Middle School in Danville on Thursday, August 8th at 6:30 p.m.
July 18, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced the introduction of the Pell Grant Flexibility Act (H.R. 3803), commonsense legislation to protect low income students from being taxed on using their Pell Grants for non-tuition goods and services.
July 15, 2019 Press Release
Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that he will host the fifth annual Congressional App Challenge (CAC), an app coding competition for U.S. high school students.
July 12, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) successfully passed a measure that directs the Secretary of the United States Navy to publicly exonerate the Port Chicago 50.
June 27, 2019 Press Release
Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced the introduction of a Constitutional amendment (H.J.Res. 69) guaranteeing the right to a quality, public education to all students.
June 25, 2019 Press Release
Today, five measures spearheaded by Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) were included in the Commerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA, Interior, Environment, Military Const., Transportation, VA, & HUD Appropriations Act of 2020.
June 25, 2019 Press Release
Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) and Congressman Glenn ‘G.T.’ Thompson (R-PA) introduced the School Food Modernization Act, bipartisan legislation that will help local schools replace outdated kitchen equipment in an effort to provide healthy and nutritious meals to students.

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