CANDIDATE FOR US CONGRESS
CA's 35TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT  

 

United States Army 101st and 82nd Airborne

Vietnam Era Veteran

Member, VFW Post 155

Member, Robert Allen Romo American Legion Post 422

Member, American GI Forum

  • Providing job training, placement services, and grants to homeless veterans

  • Expanding disability severance pay to cover all veterans who have combat-related injures and disabilities

  • Allow military retirees and to pay for Federal Employees Health Benefits Programs and TRICARE programs on a pre-tax basis and to receive a tax deduction for TRICARE

 

STANDING TALL WITH VETERANS

 

  • New Education GI Bill for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and to all surviving children of service members

  • 1.4 billion in funding to the DVA for operation and maintenance of veteran medical facilities

  • Fair benefits for disabled military retirerees, including both military retirements and Veterans Disability Compensation

  • 3.4% pay raise for troops