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WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) secured passage of an amendment to support the Military Community STEM Engagement Initiative.
FULLERTON, CA – Last Friday, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) hosted California 39th District’s Congressional Art Competition Award Reception. High school students from throughout the district participated in the competition and over 80 entries were submitted to the Congressman’s office.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) introduced the Break Relief for Every Academic Kind of Period in an Academic Year for Veterans Act or the BREAK PAY for Veterans Act. This bill would require the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide a housing allowance to individuals between school terms, which will ensure GI Bill beneficiaries continue to receive financial assistance during breaks up to eight weeks in length.
**Cisneros highlighted local programs and projects that should be included in the Fiscal Year 2020 budget for the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies (LHHS)**
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Gil Cisneros (CA-39) announced that he has invited Miriam Tellez, a California State University, Fullerton (CSUF) student and DREAMer, to President Trump’s State of the Union address in the 116th Congress.