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  • 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

  • Share your Obamacare story + thoughts on the new AHCA
    Posted in Newsletters on March 10, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Health, Veterans

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  • Rep. Jeff Denham Releases Statement on American Health Care Act
    Posted in Press Releases on March 9, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) issued the following statement about the American Health Care Act. “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. However, I have questions about how it will affect constituents upon implementation, namely those covered under the ... 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

  • Disaster act will assist flood-affected region
    Posted in In the News on March 8, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Transportation & Infrastructure

    The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure this past week approved a measure directly helping the Central Valley by improving federal emergency management response: H.R. 1214, the Disaster SAVE Act. U.S. Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) is a cosponsor of the bill. “The Central Valley, as well as all of California, has experienced some extreme weather this year, resulting in two separate disaster declarations with the potential for more to come,” said Rep. Denham... Read more

  • Congressional Veterans Jobs Caucus Welcomes Sen. Sullivan as New Co-Chair
    Posted in Press Releases on March 7, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Economy and Jobs, Veterans

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representatives Jeff Denham (R-CA) and Tim Walz (D-MN) and U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) today welcomed Sen. Dan Sullivan (R-AK) as a co-chair of the Congressional Veterans Jobs Caucus for the 115th Congress. Sen. Sullivan is the junior senator from Alaska, elected in 2014. He serves on the Committees on Armed Services and Veterans’ Affairs and also serves in the United States Marine Corps Reserves, having been recalled for active duty in 2004 and 2013. “While we can never fu... Read more

  • Congressman Jeff Denham commits to not repeal ACA during meeting with local democratic representatives
    Posted in In the News on March 7, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health, Immigration

    During a meeting with various local democratic representatives on Mar. 6, Congressman Jeff Denham has agreed to not repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) without a replacement that would protect people with pre-existing conditions, as well as allow people to stay on their parent's health insurance until the age of twenty six. ... “I thanked him for sponsoring the Enlist Act and his standing against his party’s attempt to delegitimize DACA, and he expressed to me that he was glad that although we ... Read more