Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, the House of Representatives passed important veterans legislation dealing with a wide range of issues that affect the military community from protecting veteran students for latent payments to waiving copayments for hospital care if the VA is found to be at fault, to a cost-of-living adjustment for veterans’ compensation.
Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, the House of Representatives passed the VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act (MISSION) Act by a vote of 347-70. This legislation contains three key components that strengthen care for America’s veterans.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed House Resolution 285, introduced by Representative Scott Taylor, which calls for the creation of police and community alliances to enhance and improve communication and collaboration between law enforcement officials and the communities they serve.
Washington, D.C. - Representative Scott Taylor issued the following statement in response to President Trump's announcement that the United States would withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with Iran and re-impose sanctions lifted under the deal:
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01), Congressman Derek Kilmer (WA-06), and Congressman Scott Taylor (VA-02) sent a letter to the Army National Military Cemeteries Executive Director urging approval of a memorial to recognize the victims of the USS Thresher at Arlington National Cemetery.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 4, the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018, introduced by Representative Bill Shuster (PA-09).
Washington, D.C. - This week, Representatives Scott Taylor (VA-02) and Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12) introduced H.R. 5575, the Pathway to Parenting Act, which would implement common-sense reforms to the treatment of women incarcerated in the federal prison system and reduce the negative impact of incarceration on families and children.
Washington, D.C. - Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Director, Dr. Jeff Pon, responded last week to a bipartisan letter sent by Representatives Scott Taylor (VA-02), Bobby Scott (VA-03), Walter Jones (NC-03), and G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) about the delay in establishing Virginia Beach-Norfolk (VA-NC CSA) as a new locality pay area.