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  • Denham Re-Introduces Legislation to Reduce VA Backlog
    Posted in Press Releases on March 28, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) re-introduced the Quicker Veterans Benefits Delivery Act of 2017, H.R. 1725, a bill that cuts through red tape within the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and seeks to reduce the benefit-claims backlog. The legislation was introduced with fellow co-chairman of the Congressional Veterans Jobs Caucus Rep. Tim Walz (D-MN) and U.S. Senator Al Franken (D-MN). “These men and women put their lives on the line for our country and it’s a disgrac... Read more

  • Denham to answer questions at upcoming town hall
    Posted in In the News on March 23, 2017 | Preview rr

    Cries from District 10 constituents for Congressman Jeff Denham to hold a town hall meeting have been answered. The Republican representative will be joined by state Assemblyman Heath Flora, Stanislaus County Supervisor Vito Chiesa and Mayor Gary Soiseth April 17 for an open forum where community members can ask questions about federal, state and local issues. ... Despite tensions throughout the Valley between Denham and a number of his constituents regarding the Congressman’s accessibility when... Read more

  • This is where all of California's House Republicans stand on the GOP healthcare bill
    Posted in In the News on March 21, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health

    Less than two days before they are scheduled to vote, a handful of California’s 14 Republican members of Congress say they are still weighing how to vote on the GOP plan to undo and replace parts of the Affordable Care Act. ... Rep. Jeff Denham: Undecided Denham of Turlock was among a group of Republican members who met with President Trump in the Oval Office on Tuesday afternoon. He said he’s still reviewing the bill, but “we’re actually working on finding a resolution.” “We need greater access... Read more

  • Five GOP Bright Spots on Immigration
    Posted in In the News on March 17, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    Donald Trump’s rise in the Republican Party has led to a swift resurgence of hardline immigration policy in the GOP. Restrictionists normally relegated to the fringes of the party now dictate policy in the White House, and dubious claims about immigrants and refugees that used to permeate through the likes of Breitbart are now being peddled from the highest levels of government. ... #3 The ENLIST ACT In January, Republican Jeff Denham from California introduced the ENLIST Act, which offers undoc... Read more

  • Save the Date: Government Night-Town Hall April 17
    Posted in Newsletters on March 17, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health, Immigration, Veterans

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  • Rep. Jeff Denham Announces Government Night-Town Hall
    Posted in Press Releases on March 15, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) announced today the first 2017 Government Night-Town Hall along with Stanislaus County Board Supervisor Vito Chiesa (District 2), Assemblyman Heath Flora (R-Ripon) and Turlock Mayor Gary Soiseth. Monday, April 17 at 6 p.m. Larsa Banquet Hall 2107 E. Monte Vista Ave., Denair, CA The event will be an open forum for CA-10 constituents to ask questions of Rep. Denham, with Assemblyman Flora, Supervisor Chiesa and Mayor Soiseth available to an... Read more

  • Rep. Denham’s ENLIST Act Surpasses 100 Co-Sponsors
    Posted in Press Releases on March 14, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Jeff Denham today announced that his commonsense immigration reform bill – H.R. 60, the Encourage New Legalized Immigrants to Start Training Act (ENLIST Act) – has gained over 100 co-sponsors in the 115th Congress. “ENLIST is a win-win for our country and something that my colleagues on both sides of the aisle agree on,” said Rep. Denham. “There is no greater act of patriotism than serving the country you love in the armed forces, which is something immigrants ha... Read more

  • Denham introduces bill to protect small businesses against ADA lawsuits
    Posted in In the News on March 14, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Economy and Jobs, Government Waste

    As part of an ongoing effort to sustain the viability of small businesses in the Central Valley, Congressman Jeff Denham on Monday introduced a bill to combat frivolous lawsuits that accuse local businesses of violating portions of the Americans with Disabilities Act. ... “Many small businesses are under attack, especially here in the Valley. It’s a disgrace that the owners and operators of these local businesses are falling victim to predatory lawsuits, often leaving them with little opportunit... Read more

  • Transportation Unions Roll Out Strategies to Move $1 Trillion Transportation Infrastructure Package
    Posted in In the News on March 14, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Transportation & Infrastructure

    San Antonio, TX – Transportation labor leaders laid out an aggressive strategy yesterday focused on shaping the President’s $1 trillion transportation infrastructure package and tackling unprecedented challenges faced by frontline transportation workers. Some of those challenges include the looming transportation automation wave, risks to jobs and safety, and reckless political forces taking aim at workers’ rights to bargain collectively for good wages and benefits. ... TTD hosted Rep. Jeff Denh... Read more

  • Denham Introduces Bill to Combat Drive-By Lawsuits, Protect Main Street
    Posted in Press Releases on March 13, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Economy and Jobs

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) introduced H.R. 1493, the ADA Lawsuit Clarification Act, a bill to combat frivolous lawsuits accusing small businesses of violating portions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). “Many small businesses are under attack, especially here in the Valley. It’s a disgrace that the owners and operators of these local businesses are falling victim to predatory lawsuits, often leaving them with little opportunity to address or correct the i... Read more