Acting Ranking Member Takano Releases Statement on Service and SacrificeRep. Mark Takano (D-Calif.), Acting Ranking Member of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, released the following statement on the service and sacrifice of America’s veterans and their families.
San Diego, Calif. – Acting Ranking Member Mark Takano delivered a keynote address at the National Association of Veterans Program Administrators’ annual conference. Below is a copy of those remarks, as prepared for delivery.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Acting Ranking Member Mark Takano released the following statement after the Inspector General released its report, “Review of Alleged Consult Mismanagement at the Phoenix VA Health Care System,” which details disturbing problems in the scheduling and administration of referrals for care.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Acting Ranking Member Mark Takano released the following statement after President Obama signed into law the Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2016 and the West Los Angeles Leasing Act of 2016.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Acting Ranking Member Mark Takano joined Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-Chairs Reps. Raúl Grijalva and Keith Ellison to introduce a House resolution pledging to maintain a robust Veterans Health Administration and oppose the privatization of veterans’ health care.