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Congressman Raul Ruiz from California

Profile for Congressman Raul Ruiz from California

Congressman Raul  Ruiz
Democrat
Next Election: 2022
Raul Ruiz
California
202-225-5330
District: 36
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Latest Announcements:

May 7 2021 - 6:32 PM

ICYMI: Ruizs Bipartisan, Bicameral Burn Pits Bill Receives Legislative Hearing in the House

May 5 2021 - 6:14 PM

Ruiz Urges Energy Secretary to Invest in Clean Energy Jobs at the Salton Sea

Latest Votes:

Apr 22 2021

Voted Yes Table Motion to Reconsider on MOTION

Apr 22 2021

Voted Yes On Passage on HR51

Washington, D.C. Admission Act

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $2,467,108
Individual $1,460,348
PAC & SuperPac $968,325
Disbursements: $1,796,927
Individual Refunds $60,807
Committee Refunds $0
Debts Owed $0
Cash on Hand $2,316,172

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

hr2431 - Apr 8 2021

To authorize the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to award grants to entities to enable such entities to participate in decisions impacting the health and safety of their communities in connection with the release of certain hazardous air pollutants and the permitting of solid waste disposal facilities and hazardous waste facilities, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr2434 - Apr 8 2021

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

hr2434 - Apr 8 2021

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

hr2163 - Mar 23 2021

To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to require a group health plan or health insurance coverage offered in connection with such a plan to provide an exceptions process for any medication step therapy protocol, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr1888 - Mar 12 2021

To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require a Federal medical assistance percentage of 100 percent for Indian health care providers, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr1889 - Mar 12 2021

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

hr1708 - Mar 9 2021

To provide additional appropriations to the Indian Health Service, and for other purposes.

House Appropriations Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr1590 - Mar 3 2021

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
0

hr1373 - Feb 25 2021

To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require a Federal medical assistance percentage of 100 percent for urban Indian organizations, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
12

hr1205 - Feb 22 2021

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

hr949 - Feb 8 2021

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for additional funding for teaching health centers graduate medical education.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr897 - Feb 5 2021

To take certain lands in California into trust for the benefit of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr898 - Feb 5 2021

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

hr483 - Jan 25 2021

To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to make reforms to the benefits for Public Service Officers, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
10

hr8775 - Nov 18 2020

To require the Secretary of the Interior to take certain measures with respect to protecting the Salton Sea, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr7849 - Jul 29 2020

To require the Secretary of Labor to carry out a pilot program to award competitive grants to eligible entities to train individuals for careers in the renewable energy and energy efficiency industries, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr7729 - Jul 22 2020

To release the City of Banning, California, from all restrictions, conditions, and limitations on the use, encumbrance, conveyance, and closure of the Banning Municipal Airport.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr7597 - Jul 13 2020

To direct the Secretary of Defense to submit to Congress a report on the research and studies being conducted or funded by the Department of Defense to assess the health effects of burn pits.

House Armed Services Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr7599 - Jul 13 2020

To direct the Secretary of Defense to provide budget information for incinerators and waste-to-energy waste disposal alternatives to burn pits.

House Armed Services Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr7598 - Jul 13 2020

To direct the Secretary of Defense to include information on exposure to open burn pits in postdeployment health reassessments of members of the Armed Forces.

House Armed Services Committee

Cosponsors
1

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

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

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