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Reps. Carbajal and Bacon unveil bipartisan bill to help law enforcement staffing shortages and recruitment

In honor of National Police Week and in efforts to introduce bipartisan legislation Congressman Salud Carbajal (CA-24) and Congressman Don Bacon (NE-02) along with other members presented a bill to help law enforcement shortage in Washington D.C. on Thursday. The Filling Public Safety Vacancies Act will provide the federal grant program that helps fund recruitment and hiring. The efforts come at a time where police officers in California are at the lowest level since 1994.