Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler | Representing Southwest Washington's 3rd District

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Amendment successfully restored funding to the Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery Fund.

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VA Announces Plans to Serve Southwest Washington’s Rural Veterans with Mobile Medical Unit beginning in October
September 29, 2014
The VA has announced that it will send its Puget Sound mobile medical unit to Raymond to serve Southwest Washington’s rural veterans. Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler has been working with the VA for more than two years to give veterans in Southwest Washington access to this resource that brings primary health care to rural areas. Some veterans in Southwest Washington must travel 150 miles roundtrip to obtain care from a VA facility. The mobile medical unit program was designed to bridge this... More
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Jaime Herrera Beutler, other Members of Congress Press USDA to Ensure Wheat Exports Can Continue
August 1, 2014
Jaime Herrera Beutler and several other Northwest and Midwest Members of Congress yesterday urged U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to resolve the stoppage in grain inspections at the Port of Vancouver. The letter was also signed by Representatives Doc Hastings (R-WA), Dave Reichert (R-WA), Greg Walden (R-OR), Mike Simpson (R-ID), Steve Daines (R-MT), Kevin Cramer (R-ND), Jackie Walorski (R-IN), and Raúl Labrador (R-ID). The text of their letter is below, and the original July... More
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Jaime Herrera Beutler Helps Advance Legislation Improving Southwest Washington Veterans’ Timely Access to Care
July 30, 2014
Jaime Herrera Beutler issued the following statement today following the U.S. House of Representatives passage of the bipartisan agreement between the House and Senate to expand veterans access to health care, and put in place accountability measures at the VA. “It’s time the federal government started treating our veterans with the respect they deserve. Recent revelations of VA misconduct shows that many are simply being allowed to slip through the cracks. This bipartisan agreement begins to ad... More
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Jaime Herrera Beutler Calls for U.S. Senate Action on Highway Trust Fund
July 29, 2014
Jaime Herrera Beutler today issued the following statement urging the U.S. Senate to pass a bill allowing Southwest Washington transportation projects to continue. “It’s been two weeks since the U.S. House passed with overwhelming bipartisan support (367–55) its measure to fund the Highway Trust Fund through March of 2015. While we continue to work toward a longer-term solution to provide stable funding for our nation’s highways and infrastructure, this bill is absolutely necessary to keep our i... More
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Jaime Herrera Beutler Joins House in Confronting Sex Trafficking with Legislation to Help Vulnerable Youth
July 25, 2014
Jaime Herrera Beutler voted with an overwhelming bipartisan majority of her U.S. House colleagues to pass eight bills aimed at assisting victims of sex trafficking and increasing protections for vulnerable individuals this week. These bills complement the package of bills passed by the House in May to strengthen laws and penalties for purchasers of commercial child sex. With stories of trafficking in or just outside of Southwest Washington coming forth with startling regularity, Jaime has taken ... More
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