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Congressman Raul Ruiz from California

Profile for Congressman Raul Ruiz from California

Congressman Raul  Ruiz
Democrat
Next Election: 2020
Raul Ruiz
California
202-225-5330
District: 36
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Latest Announcements:

Jul 9 2020 - 5:43 PM

Rep. Ruiz Highlights Need for Medical Professionals in Indian Country During Energy and Commerce Committee Hearing

Jul 7 2020 - 4:52 PM

Dr. Ruiz, 86 Members of Congress Call for Full, Independent Investigation into Death of Vanessa Guilln

Latest Votes:

Jul 1 2020

Voted Yes On Passage on HR2

INVEST in America Act

Jul 1 2020

Voted No On Motion to Recommit with Instructions on HR2

INVEST in America Act

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $3,168,051
Individual $1,925,956
PAC & SuperPac $1,213,124
Disbursements: $2,512,376
Individual Refunds $34,033
Committee Refunds $0
Debts Owed $0
Cash on Hand $1,645,991

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

hr7470 - Jul 1 2020

To amend the Public Health Service Act to help build a stronger health care workforce.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6836 - May 12 2020

To amend the CARES Act to provide for payments to the Indian Health Service, Indian Tribes, Tribal organizations, and urban Indian organizations from the Public Health and Social Services Emergency Fund, and for other purposes.

House Appropriations Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr6785 - May 8 2020

To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and emergency Assistance Act to ensure appointment of a Tribal Response coordinator whenever a multi-State major disaster or emergency is declared.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6785 - May 8 2020

To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and emergency Assistance Act to ensure appointment of a Tribal Response coordinator whenever a multi-State major disaster or emergency is declared.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6692 - May 1 2020

To require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to continue to carry out certain programs relating to environmental justice, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr6486 - Apr 10 2020

To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a special enrollment period during the COVID-19 emergency period, to require the Secretary to carry out outreach and educational activities for such special enrollment period, to require group health plans and health insurance issuers offering group or individual health insurance coverage to provide coverage without any cost sharing for certain items and services furnished during any portion of such emergency period, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr6311 - Mar 19 2020

To require private health insurers to cover care related to COVID-19 without cost-sharing and to provide for special enrollment periods for individuals diagnosed with COVID-19.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr6283 - Mar 13 2020

To amend the Public Health Service Act to limit the liability of health care professionals who volunteer to provide health care services in response to a disaster.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
15

hr6282 - Mar 13 2020

To establish a commission to assess, evaluate, and address the dependence of the United States on medications, devices, and medical equipment from foreign countries.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr6261 - Mar 12 2020

To provide for coverage of testing for COVID-19 at no cost sharing for Indians receiving health services through the Indian Health Service, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6090 - Mar 4 2020

To provide for a new building period with respect to the cap on full-time equivalent residents for purposes of payment for graduate medical education costs under the Medicare program for certain hospitals that have established a shortage specialty program.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr5261 - Nov 22 2019

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an employer credit for increasing wages.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5022 - Nov 8 2019

To amend the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act to increase certain civil penalties applicable to violations of certain restrictions on the sale and distribution of tobacco products, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4930 - Oct 30 2019

To amend the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act to provide for a lifetime National Recreational Pass for any veteran with a service-connected disability.

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4573 - Sep 27 2019

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to authorize additional grant activities for Hispanic-serving institutions.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors
0

hr4534 - Sep 26 2019

To amend the Public Health Service Act to improve the public health system in tribal communities and increase the number of American Indians and Alaska Natives pursuing health careers, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr4495 - Sep 25 2019

To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Indian Health Service, to acquire private land to facilitate access to the Desert Sage Youth Wellness Center in Hemet, California, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr4453 - Sep 20 2019

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to distribute additional information to Medicare beneficiaries to prevent health care fraud, and for other purposes.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4450 - Sep 20 2019

To authorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States to use 3 percent of its profits for administrative expenses.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4449 - Sep 20 2019

To amend the Communications Act of 1934 to add access to telecommunications and information services in Indian country and areas with high populations of Indian people to the universal service principle relating to access to such services in rural, insular, and high cost areas.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr4452 - Sep 20 2019

To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for an adult child, grandchild, or grandparent who has a serious health condition, and for other purposes.

House House Administration Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4060 - Jul 25 2019

To direct the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration to issue or revise regulations to provide for temporary flight restrictions in the vicinity of outdoor music festivals.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr3923 - Jul 23 2019

To require Federal agencies to address environmental justice, to require consideration of cumulative impacts in certain permitting decisions, and for other purposes.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr3923 - Jul 23 2019

To require Federal agencies to address environmental justice, to require consideration of cumulative impacts in certain permitting decisions, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr3688 - Jul 10 2019

To amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to require the President, Vice President, and Cabinet-level officers to release their tax returns, and for other purposes.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr3288 - Jun 13 2019

To establish the SelectUSA program, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr3239 - Jun 12 2019

To require U.S. Customs and Border Protection to perform an initial health screening on detainees, and for other purposes.

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
160

hr3239 - Jun 12 2019

To require U.S. Customs and Border Protection to perform an initial health screening on detainees, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
160

hr3239 - Jun 12 2019

To require U.S. Customs and Border Protection to perform an initial health screening on detainees, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
160

hr3239 - Jun 12 2019

To require U.S. Customs and Border Protection to perform an initial health screening on detainees, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
160

hr3239 - Jun 12 2019

To require U.S. Customs and Border Protection to perform an initial health screening on detainees, and for other purposes.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
112

hr2815 - May 16 2019

To reauthorize section 340H of the Public Health Service Act to continue to encourage the expansion, maintenance, and establishment of approved graduate medical residency programs at qualified teaching health centers, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr2519 - May 3 2019

To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Center for Mental Health Services of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, to award grants to implement innovative approaches to securing prompt access to appropriate follow-on care for individuals who experience an acute mental health episode and present for care in an emergency department, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr2282 - Apr 10 2019

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modernize the physician self-referral prohibitions to promote care coordination in the merit-based incentive payment system and to facilitate physician practice participation in alternative payment models under the Medicare program, and for other purposes.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr1839 - Mar 21 2019

To amend title XIX to extend protection for Medicaid recipients of home and community-based services against spousal impoverishment, establish a State Medicaid option to provide coordinated care to children with complex medical conditions through health homes, prevent the misclassification of drugs for purposes of the Medicaid drug rebate program, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
8

hr1839 - Mar 21 2019

To amend title XIX to extend protection for Medicaid recipients of home and community-based services against spousal impoverishment, establish a State Medicaid option to provide coordinated care to children with complex medical conditions through health homes, prevent the misclassification of drugs for purposes of the Medicaid drug rebate program, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
8

hr1839 - Mar 21 2019

To amend title XIX to extend protection for Medicaid recipients of home and community-based services against spousal impoverishment, establish a State Medicaid option to provide coordinated care to children with complex medical conditions through health homes, prevent the misclassification of drugs for purposes of the Medicaid drug rebate program, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
8

hr1839 - Mar 21 2019

To amend title XIX to extend protection for Medicaid recipients of home and community-based services against spousal impoverishment, establish a State Medicaid option to provide coordinated care to children with complex medical conditions through health homes, prevent the misclassification of drugs for purposes of the Medicaid drug rebate program, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
8

hr1839 - Mar 21 2019

To amend title XIX to extend protection for Medicaid recipients of home and community-based services against spousal impoverishment, establish a State Medicaid option to provide coordinated care to children with complex medical conditions through health homes, prevent the misclassification of drugs for purposes of the Medicaid drug rebate program, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
8

hr1839 - Mar 21 2019

To amend title XIX to extend protection for Medicaid recipients of home and community-based services against spousal impoverishment, establish a State Medicaid option to provide coordinated care to children with complex medical conditions through health homes, prevent the misclassification of drugs for purposes of the Medicaid drug rebate program, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
8