‘It’s not a red state, blue state thing’: Senators form bipartisan Mental Health Caucus

Sen. Alex Padilla, D-Calif., during a Senate hearing on Sept. 6, 2023.

WASHINGTON — Sens. Alex Padilla, D-Calif., and Thom Tillis, R-N.C., don’t have much in common. They hail from opposite areas of the country, they sit on opposite sides of the aisle, and their paths to Washington couldn’t have been more different. Outside of their mutual love for dogs, Padilla and Tillis bonded over something else: … Read more