By Sens. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) and Mark Begich (D-Alaska)
August 25, 2014

Mental illness is a disease that knows no race, gender, socio-economic background or political party.  It impacts Americans from all walks of life.  Improving the way this country addresses mental illness should be a priority for the nation, and it is an issue ideally suited for transcending Washington’s partisan political divide.