Update to Bill HR 96

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H.R.96 – To amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish dental care in the same manner as any other medical service, and for other purposes.116th Congress (2019-2020) |

HR 96 (originally HR 4556 in 2018), was introduced in the House of Representatives by Julia Brownley (D-CA) and currently has 43 cosponsors. Please see the list of cosponsors to check if your congressman has signed on. If not, take action today and Call 866-220-0044 Toll Free number to Congress. A live operator or automated voice will ask for your zip code and then give you options of the congressman whose territory includes the zip code provided. When connected to your congressman, ask for the legislative aide and tell them you request that your congressman cosponsor Bill HR 96. Please contact friends and relatives out of state, and other veterans’ organizations to which you might belong regarding this bill. We need more cosponsors. Please help get the word out!

Link to Bill at: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/96

CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4]* 01/03/2019
Rep. Soto, Darren [D-FL-9] 01/09/2019
Rep. Kelly, Robin L. [D-IL-2] 01/09/2019
Rep. Bustos, Cheri [D-IL-17] 01/09/2019
Rep. Khanna, Ro [D-CA-17] 01/09/2019
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] 01/09/2019
Rep. Murphy, Stephanie N. [D-FL-7] 01/09/2019
Rep. Welch, Peter [D-VT-At Large] 01/09/2019
Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-NY-18] 01/09/2019
Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13] 01/09/2019
Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-32] 01/09/2019
Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2] 01/09/2019
Rep. Quigley, Mike [D-IL-5] 01/09/2019
Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3] 01/09/2019
Rep. Davis, Danny K. [D-IL-7] 01/09/2019
Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-40] 01/09/2019
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 01/09/2019
Rep. Beatty, Joyce [D-OH-3] 01/09/2019
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] 01/09/2019
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2] 01/10/2019
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 01/10/2019
Rep. Krishnamoorthi, Raja [D-IL-8] 01/10/2019
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19] 01/10/2019
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-3] 01/14/2019
Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4] 01/14/2019
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] 01/14/2019
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. “Hank,” Jr. [D-GA-4] 01/14/2019
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] 01/22/2019
Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1] 01/29/2019
Rep. Torres, Norma J. [D-CA-35] 01/29/2019
Rep. Gabbard, Tulsi [D-HI-2] 02/06/2019
Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24] 02/06/2019
Rep. Cisneros, Gilbert Ray, Jr. [D-CA-39] 02/06/2019
Rep. Rouda, Harley [D-CA-48] 02/06/2019
Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] 02/14/2019
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] 02/14/2019
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-5] 02/26/2019
Rep. Ocasio-Cortez, Alexandria [D-NY-14] 02/26/2019
Rep. Pappas, Chris [D-NH-1] 03/04/2019
Rep. Cox, TJ [D-CA-21] 03/07/2019
Rep. Mucarsel-Powell, Debbie [D-FL-26] 03/07/2019
Rep. Carbajal, Salud O. [D-CA-24] 03/12/2019
Rep. Cummings, Elijah E. [D-MD-7] 03/12/2019