In attempt to spur more charitable donations of automobiles, Reps. Todd Young (R-IN9) and Linda Sánchez (D-CA38)–along with 21 co-sponsors–introduced H.R. 4960, the Charitable Automobile Red-Tape Simplification (CARS) Act, on Wednesday.
Reps. Todd Young (R-IN9) and John Delaney (D-MD6) introduced H.R. 4885, the Social Impact Bond Act, on Wednesday, legislation that would foster the creation of public-private partnerships that harness philanthropic and other private-sector investments to scale up scientifically-proven social and public health programs. Joining Young and Delaney in introducing the bill were Reps. Tim Griffin (R-AR2), John Larson (D-CT1), Tom Reed (R-NY23), Jared Polis (D-CO2), Dennis Ross (R-FL15), Joe Kennedy (D-MA4), and Aaron Schock (R-IL18).
Rep. Todd Young (IN-9) released the following statement in response to the EPA's proposed New Source Performance Standards rules that were announced on Monday.
The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY2015 on Thursday on a 325-98 vote. Included in the final bill was a House-passed amendment from Rep. Todd Young (R-IN9) that would provide additional legal protections to former military installations like River Ridge Commerce Center–formerly known as the Indiana Army Ammunition Plant–in Clark County.