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  • 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

  • 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

  • Curbelo, Colleagues Introduce Bill to Provide Legal Status to Undocumented Children and Young Adults
    Posted in In the News on March 10, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    Representative Carlos Curbelo (FL-26) introduced his Recognizing America’s Children (RAC) Act, legislation that would provide a path to legal status for undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children. The bill provides immigrants that have been vetted by The Department of Homeland Security with three pathways toward legalization: higher education, service in the armed forces, or work authorization. Following a 5-year conditional status, these immigrants would be able to reapply... Read more

  • City moves forward with Fulkerth and Golden State improvement project
    Posted in In the News on March 10, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Transportation & Infrastructure

    The City of Turlock is continuing to focus on infrastructure projects around town, with the next steps in the planned improvements to the intersection of Fulkerth Road and Golden State Boulevard going before the City Council on Tuesday. ... Turlock Mayor Gary Soiseth called on the help of local congressman Jeff Denham, who worked with the City and Union Pacific to help rectify the matter. Union Pacific replaced 240 feet of concrete beds a week before Christmas and installed new rail and ties. ..... Read more

  • Officials to appear at March 31 Chamber breakfast
    Posted in In the News on March 10, 2017 | Preview rr

    The Ceres Chamber of Commerce and city of Ceres will host the 2017 Legislative Day on Friday morning, March 31 with a free pancake breakfast to hear directly from legislative representatives on the issues important to businesses, the local community, and families. There will also be a time to ask questions. ... Local representatives planning to be present include: • U.S. Congressman Jeff Denham, (R-CA District 10); ... Read more here Read more

  • Denham seems to lean toward Obamacare recall
    Posted in In the News on March 9, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health

    Rep. Jeff Denham, who has not held a townhall meeting on the proposed recall of Obamacare, on Thursday issued a statement that seemed to support some of the principles of the Republican-authored substitute. ... "In reviewing this bill, it seems to address many of my constituents' concerns, including protecting coverage for pre-existing conditions, allowing individuals up to age 26 to remain on their parents' insurance and keeping the ban on lifetime coverage limits," Denham said in a prepared st... Read more

  • California House Republicans hesitate to back GOP Obamacare repeal bill
    Posted in In the News on March 8, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health

    WASHINGTON – Embattled California House Republicans, representing areas dependent on Obamacare and facing angry protesters, are balking at supporting their party’s bill to repeal and replace the health care law. ... Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Turlock, also has more than 100,000 Obamacare-dependent constituents. Denham is “still reviewing the bill” to repeal and replace the law and is not prepared to comment on its merits. ... Read more here Read more