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After 20 years in the Navy, Elaine Luria got right to work for Coastal Virginia families in Congress by fighting to lower the cost of prescription drugs, protecting those with pre-existing conditions, and leading the bipartisan effort to stop gold star families from being unfairly taxed.

Updated: 2/2/2020

Military Times

House women veterans caucus wants action on Vanessa Guillen murder, sexual misconduct reforms

House women veterans caucus wants action on Vanessa Guillen murder, sexual misconduct reforms

The House women veterans caucus is demanding congressional hearings into the killing of Fort Hood soldier Spc. Vanessa Guillen and …

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Dover Post

Delmarva delegation requests relief for local shellfish producers

Delmarva delegation requests relief for local shellfish producers

Members of Congress representing the Delmarva region led a bicameral and bipartisan letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture highlighting …

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McClatchy DC

House, Senate pass bills to study the number of cancers striking military pilots

House, Senate pass bills to study the number of cancers striking military pilots

The database would include any cancer diagnosis, the service member’s age at diagnosis, the type of aircraft they flew and …

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WAVY

Luria supports bipartisan bill for critical investment in conservation efforts, National Parks

Luria supports bipartisan bill for critical investment in conservation efforts, National Parks

On Wednesday, Congresswoman Elaine Luria announced her vote and support for the bipartisan Great American Outdoors Act. The bill would …

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WAVY

Sen. Mark Warner and Congresswoman Elaine Luria hold roundtable discussion with military families, veterans

Sen. Mark Warner and Congresswoman Elaine Luria hold roundtable discussion with military families, veterans

Sen. Mark Warner and Congresswoman Elaine Luria want to make sure military families are taken care of during the coronavirus …

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Forbes

Desperate For More Firepower, Congress Asks About Arming Navy Cargo Ships

Desperate For More Firepower, Congress Asks About Arming Navy Cargo Ships

At a House Armed Services Committee hearing in June, Rep. Elaine Luria (D-Va.), inquired into the potential for incorporating Mk …

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WAVY

Virginia Representatives introduce ‘Computers for Veterans and Students Act’

Virginia Representatives introduce ‘Computers for Veterans and Students Act’

Four Virginia Representatives introduced the Computers for Veterans and Students Act on Friday as bipartisan legislation to provide a link …

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WAVY

Rep. Elaine Luria secures more $2 million in federal coronavirus relief

Rep. Elaine Luria secures more $2 million in federal coronavirus relief

Congresswoman Elaine Luria’s office announced on Monday the securing of more than $2 million for constituents from federal agencies. Additionally, …

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WAVY

Congresswoman Luria passes amendment to require Secretary of the Navy to report challenges among combatant ships

Congresswoman Luria passes amendment to require Secretary of the Navy to report challenges among combatant ships

The House Armed Services Committee passed Congresswoman Elaine Luria’s amendment to the Fiscal Year 2021 National Defense Authorization Act on …

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