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  • Time to focus on infrastructure, transportation
    Posted in In the News on January 30, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs, Transportation & Infrastructure

    The first 100 days of a presidency set the tone for what an incoming administration will prioritize during its time in office, and the president’s initial policy agenda will lay the groundwork for what will become the next four — and potentially eight — years of legislating on Capitol Hill. Understandably the Trump administration will focus on many of its campaign promises, and Congress must be ready to assist with thoughtful solutions to the problems ailing our country. We should insist that pa... Read more

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    Posted in Newsletters on January 27, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs, Health, Transportation & Infrastructure, Water

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  • The Tracy Press: Denham supports international human trafficking bill
    Posted in In the News on February 8, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs

    Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Turlock, announced last week his support for two bills in the House of Representatives designed to combat international human trafficking. House Resolution 515 applies the principles of Megan’s Law to international travel. If it were made law, whenever a registered child sex offender planned to travel abroad, the U.S. government would notify the destination country. The law is designed to curb child sex offenders from participating in sex trafficking tourism. “This type of be... Read more

  • The Oakdale Leader: Human Trafficking Bills Winding Through Congress
    Posted in In the News on February 3, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) on Monday supported two bills to combat human trafficking in the international community. The pair of bills builds upon previous legislation passed by Congress that established the framework for increased resources, greater accountability and enhanced communication worldwide in the effort to put an end to human trafficking. “Human trafficking and child exploitation continue to impact communities internationally and at home in the Valley,” said Rep. Den... Read more

  • Denham Supports Legislation to Fight Human Trafficking
    Posted in Press Releases on February 1, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today supported two bills to combat human trafficking in the international community. The pair of bills builds upon previous legislation passed by Congress that established the framework for increased resources, greater accountability and enhanced communication worldwide in the effort to put an end to human trafficking. “Human trafficking and child exploitation continue to impact communities internationally and at home in the Valley,” said Rep. Denham.... Read more

  • Denham Welcomes Bishop Mar Awa Royel as House Guest Chaplain
    Posted in Press Releases on October 28, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs

    [[{"fid":"389","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"Rep. Jeff Denham and Bishop Mar Awa Royel","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"Rep. Jeff Denham and Bishop Mar Awa Royel"},"type":"media","attributes":{"alt":"Rep. Jeff Denham and Bishop Mar Awa Royel","title":"Rep. Jeff Denham and Bishop Mar Awa Royel","style":"height: 400px; width: 600px;","class":"media-element file-default"}}]] Following the prayer, Rep. Denham led Bishop R... Read more

  • Denham Fights for Justice for Victims of Iranian Terrorism
    Posted in Press Releases on October 1, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs

    [[{"fid":"386","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"Jeff Denham #NotOneCent","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"Jeff Denham #NotOneCent"},"type":"media","attributes":{"alt":"Jeff Denham #NotOneCent","title":"Jeff Denham #NotOneCent","class":"media-element file-default"}}]] View full video about this bill, including remarks from Rep. Denham, online. U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today cast his vote in favor of the ... Read more

  • West Side Connect: The threat of a nuclear Iran
    Posted in In the News on September 23, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs

    Members of Congress are regularly asked to make serious decisions with far-reaching implications. I’ve taken carefully-considered votes to rein in our out-of-control debt, allocate funds to ensure our veterans are cared for, help create jobs, help small businesses get ahead and protect families from unnecessary taxes, among other things. This month I cast one of the votes that I take most seriously – a vote opposing the President’s nuclear deal with Iran. Iran has been a chief sponsor of terrori... Read more

  • Denham Statement on Anniversary of the Simele Massacre
    Posted in Press Releases on July 30, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs

    U.S. Representatives Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today released the following statement in commemoration of August 7, which marks the anniversary of Simele Massacre of 1933. “Next week marks a tragic day for many in the Assyrian and Armenian communities. The 1933 Simele Massacre forced many from their homes and ended many lives. Today, the spread of ISIL’s evil campaign of genocide has had a result that feels all too familiar. “As co-chair of the Congressional Assyrian caucus, I believe it’s importa... Read more

  • The Turlock Journal: Denham, fellow Representatives place ISIS conflict center stage
    Posted in In the News on June 18, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs

    In light of the ongoing conflict in the Middle East, Congressman Jeff Denham (R --Turlock), who is also co-chair of the Congressional Assyrian Caucus, met with the White House National Security team to urge that the U.S. to send aid to the persecuted Christians and other religious minorities. Denham was joined by two other U.S. Representatives, Jeff Fortenberry (R-Neb.) and Anna G. Eshoo (D-Calif.), who collectively suggested providing three elements to those being persecuted abroad: humanitaria... Read more