Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, Representing California’s 46th Congressional District
STATEMENT, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 12, 2013
MEDIA CONTACT: Barb Solish, 202-226-8373, Barb.Solish@mail.house.gov
REP. LORETTA SANCHEZ HAILS PASSAGE OF NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46), senior member of the House Armed Services Committee and Ranking Member of the Tactical Air and Land Forces Subcommittee, today voted in support of the FY14 National Defense Authorization Act, which passed the House with a 350-69 vote.
The bill includes sweeping reforms to stop the epidemic of sexual assaults in the military, including Rep. Sanchez’s Track it to Prevent it Act. The bill also contains good government programs to stop wasteful spending. However, the bill cut a provision to disclose the cost of the nuclear weapons program. Continue reading