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  • Can I call you on Monday?
    Posted in Newsletters on February 3, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Agriculture, Energy, Health, Immigration, Transportation, Water

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  • Denham returns to serve on congressional committees
    Posted in In the News on February 1, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Agriculture, Energy, Transportation, Water

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) recently announced that he will continue his role as Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials subcommittee chairman on the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure for the 115th Congress. He will also retain his seats with the Agriculture and Natural Resources committees. “I’m honored and excited to continue my work as chairman of the Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials subcommittee, especially as we begin working with a new ad... Read more

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

    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

  • Denham Announces February 2017 Mobile District Office Hours
    Posted in Press Releases on January 30, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today announced Mobile District Office Hours for the month of February 2017. Mobile District Office Hours are an opportunity for 10th district residents to meet with the congressman and staff to hear more about his work in Washington, D.C. and the Central Valley, have their questions answered or get help with specific casework. MDOs are hosted by staff and, when possible, by Rep. Denham. Staff members are available to assist 10th district ... Read more

  • Denham to serve as Rail chairman for 115th Congress
    Posted in In the News on January 27, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Agriculture, Energy, Transportation, Water

    Heading into the 115th Congress under newly-elected President Donald Trump, Congressman Jeff Denham is eager to continue his roles in various House Committees. ... “I’m honored and excited to continue my work as chairman of the Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials subcommittee, especially as we begin working with a new administration on outlining infrastructure priorities,” said Denham. “I also look forward to ensuring that the Valley’s agriculture and water priorities are represented and ... Read more

  • Take my ACA survey
    Posted in Newsletters on January 27, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs, Health, Transportation, Water

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  • California’s High-Speed Rail: Slow, Expensive, and Bound for Cancellation
    Posted in In the News on January 26, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Transportation

    In a thousand years, archaeologists will marvel at the engineering and effort that went into a 118-mile stretch of gravel, concrete, and steel in Central California, which had no discernible purpose, no evident reason for its beginning and end — a mystery as inscrutable as Peru’s Nazca Lines. If these future archaeologists surmise that the disused bones of California’s bullet train had some religious significance, they would not be far off. ... Representative Jeff Denham is a Republican who repr... Read more

  • Denham to Serve as Rail Chairman for 115th Congress
    Posted in Press Releases on January 26, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Water

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today announced that he will continue his role as Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials subcommittee chairman on the House Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure for the 115th Congress. He will also retain his seats with the Agriculture and Natural Resources committees. “I’m honored and excited to continue my work as chairman of the Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials subcommittee, especially as we begin working with a ne... Read more

  • EATING ENDANGERED SPECIES
    Posted in In the News on January 25, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Water

    For years, the Bureau of Reclamation has tried to comply with the Endangered Species Act when it comes to protecting Chinook salmon and steelhead on the Stanislaus River by releasing more and more water. Legislation signed by President Obama in the waning days of his administration contains specific language requiring federal agencies to work with the South San Joaquin Irrigation District and Oakdale Irrigation District to address the best ways to protect Chinook salmon. Specifically it directs ... Read more

  • Trump’s Trans Pacific Partnership withdrawal disappoints Valley ag leaders
    Posted in In the News on January 24, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Agriculture

    President Donald Trump’s withdrawal from a major trade agreement will cost California farmers an estimated $615 million in annual sales – including nuts, wine and other goods from the Modesto area. Trump signed an executive order Monday that ends the U.S. role in the Trans Pacific Partnership. It involves Mexico, Canada, Japan and eight other nations around the Pacific Rim. The new president has long complained that the pact would eliminate American jobs. But many business leaders say it would l... Read more