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  • Congress says NO to shutdown
    Posted in Newsletters on December 8, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration, Tax Reform, Transportation & Infrastructure, Veterans

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  • Rep. Denham Statement Observing National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
    Posted in Press Releases on December 7, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) issued the following statement observing National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day: “Seventy-six years ago, we were attacked at Pearl Harbor. While we recognize the battle that propelled the United States into World War II, we must also remember the selfless acts of our men and women in uniform as well as the many civilians that rescued survivors from the Pacific waters and the doctors, nurses and police officers who responded in the face of uncertain dang... Read more

  • Does Disaster Relief Favor Some States Over Others?
    Posted in In the News on December 7, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Transportation & Infrastructure

    Heard on Morning Edition California House members have sent a letter requesting $4.4 billion in federal wildfire relief. Steve Inskeep talks to Rep. Jeff Denham, one of the Republican lawmakers who signed the letter. Listen here Read more

  • House Republicans urge permanent solution for DACA recipients by year end
    Posted in In the News on December 7, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    On Tuesday, over 30 members of the House, many of whom are members of the Republican Main Street Caucus, urged Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) to permanently resolve the status of individuals in the U.S. under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, also known as “Dreamers,” through legislation that could be brought to the House floor by year end. ... DACA recipients did what the U.S. government asked them to do, said Rep. Jeff Denham (R-CA), who serves as co-chair of the caucus. “Th... Read more

  • U.S. Army Recruiter Staff Sergeant Jeremy Levens talks about his Army family in new Thank-a-Vet Thursday video
    Posted in In the News on December 7, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today released a new Thank-a-Vet Thursday (#TVT) video featuring U.S. Army recruiter and combat veteran Staff Sergeant Jeremy Levens of Turlock. Shared on Rep. Denham’s Facebook, Twitter and YouTube pages, this #TVT video is an excerpt from a longer interview for the Library of Congress’ Veterans History Project. Levens decided to follow his grandfather’s lead and enlist in the U.S. Army during his third year of college at Texas State University and be... Read more

  • Sacramento urges Congress to pass DACA legislation
    Posted in In the News on December 6, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    President Donald Trump threatened a government shutdown and blamed Democrats for immigration problems linked to crime. Meanwhile, supporters of DACA -- the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, created under President Barack Obama -- rallied Wednesday around the country, urging support for students known as Dreamers. ... Meanwhile, DACA supporters held a demonstration outside Republican Rep. Jeff Denham’s office in Modesto, where they urged him to support the Dreamer program. In an int... Read more

  • MSNBC: Andrea Mitchell Interviews Rep. Denham on DACA
    Posted in In the News on December 6, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    Andrea Mitchell interviews Rep. Denham on DACA Watch here Read more

  • Californians vote along party lines as House passes bill to allow concealed guns across state lines
    Posted in In the News on December 6, 2017 | Preview rr

    The GOP-controlled House voted along party lines on Wednesday to pass legislation that would require states to recognize concealed carry permits from all other states regardless of a state’s permitting standards. Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) said after the vote that he’s more worried about Californians being able to carry their concealed weapons when they travel to other states than about people bringing concealed weapons to California from states with lower permitting requirements. “I think Cal... Read more

  • 34 House Republicans Urge DACA Fix Before End of Year
    Posted in Press Releases on December 5, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    Washington, DC – Today, 34 House Republicans, including several members of the Republican Main Street Caucus, sent a letter urging Speaker Paul Ryan to put a permanent solution for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives before the end of the year. Although the current DACA program is set to expire in March, about 22,000 DACA individuals were unable to renew their status this year, according to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Wit... Read more

  • The legal status for ‘Dreamers’ has gotten the support of nearly three dozen House Republicans
    Posted in In the News on December 5, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    Nearly three dozen House Republicans, including three from California, fired off a warning shot to Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday, saying they have enough votes to join with Democrats to pass legislation to protect young immigrants before Congress adjourns this year. ... "Our goal is to get a lot of new signatures to show the speaker that this is not only something we've got to resolve right now, but something that will have bipartisan support,'' said California Rep. Jeff Denham, (R-Stanislaus Cou... Read more