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  • Rep. Denham’s statement on passage of a funding resolution
    Posted in Press Releases on January 22, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today issued the following statement on the final passage of the funding resolution: “With funding restored for the federal government, our troops, and important programs like CHIP and relief from medical taxes on our seniors and middle class workers, it’s time to shift focus back to protecting Dreamers. I look forward to continuing my efforts to pass a bipartisan solution, such as my USA Act, to fulfill our government’s promises to DACA recipients an... Read more

  • A man who braved bombers in snow storms: U.S. Air Force Korean War veteran William Bilson shares his story
    Posted in Press Releases on January 18, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today released a new Thank-a-Vet Thursday (#TVT) video featuring U.S. Air Force Korean War veteran William Bilson of Modesto. 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 where Bilson recounts a harrowing landing in a snow storm after responding to a threat from North Korean bomber planes. Bilson flew over 100 missions as a Commis... Read more

  • Rep. Denham discusses new bipartisan DACA legislation with Fox Business’ David Asman
    Posted in Press Releases on January 17, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    WASHINGTON – This afternoon, U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (CA-10) joined Fox Business After the Bell to discuss the Uniting and Securing America (USA) Act, a bipartisan bill introduced today that protects DACA recipients from deportation while implementing new commonsense border security measures, addressing the immigration backlog and advancing reforms in Central America to address the factors driving migration to the United States. CLICK BELOW TO WATCH THE FULL INTERVIEW .@RepJeffDenham on ... Read more

  • Reps. Hurd, Aguilar, Denham Drive Bipartisan DACA-Border Security Solution
    Posted in Press Releases on January 16, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Will Hurd (TX-23), Pete Aguilar (CA-31) and Jeff Denham (CA-10) introduced the Uniting and Securing America (USA) Act, a bipartisan bill that protects DACA recipients from deportation while implementing new commonsense border security measures through enhanced technology, manpower and physical barriers, where necessary. The bill also addresses the immigration backlog that keeps families in limbo while advancing reforms in Central America to address the factors... Read more

  • Crist-Denham bipartisan veterans treatment court bill gains momentum
    Posted in Press Releases on January 16, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    Just two months after introducing H.R. 4345, the Veteran Treatment Court Coordination Act, U.S. Representatives Charlie Crist (D-FL) and Jeff Denham (R-CA) announced it has received the endorsement of the National Military & Veterans Alliance (NMVA). NMVA – a non-partisan group of military and veterans service organizations including American Logistics Association; American Military Retirees Association; American Military Society; Army and Navy Union of the USA; American Retiree Association; AMV... Read more

  • Rep. Denham meets with Secretary Perdue to talk Farm Bill and veterans
    Posted in Press Releases on January 11, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Agriculture, Veterans

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock), a veteran and a farmer himself, yesterday met with Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue along with a bipartisan delegation from Congress to discuss the upcoming Farm Bill and potential measures to help connect veterans with careers in agriculture. “One of the top issues in the industry is the decline in new farmers. We have to help our veterans find jobs and an industry that relies on discipline, dedication and passion to thrive is a natur... Read more

  • Main Street Caucus Weighs in on DACA Solution
    Posted in Press Releases on January 11, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    Washington, D.C. — Yesterday, the Republican Main Street Caucus, a group of 76 members committed to pragmatic, conservative governing, agreed to key principles they would like to see included in legislative solutions addressing the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. At a minimum, members would like to see these principles included: a permanent legislative solution for DACA recipients, increased border security measures, and reforms to address the backlog of immigration cases ... Read more

  • A World War II Navy vs. Army Rivalry: Navy veteran James Adams shares his South Pacific story
    Posted in Press Releases on January 11, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today released a new Thank-a-Vet Thursday (#TVT) video featuring World War II Navy veteran James Adams of Oakdale. 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 and features Adams sharing a story of his ship dodging a Japanese submarine by finding shallow water in a river where the Army had set up camp. Adams, who grew up on his fa... Read more

  • Rep. Denham discusses DACA with MSNBC’s Ali Velshi: “We want a permanent fix.”
    Posted in Press Releases on January 10, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (CA-10) today joined MSNBC’s Ali Velshi to discuss the urgent need for a permanent legislative solution for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients. CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE FULL INTERVIEW Interview excerpt: “We’ve never penalized kids for the deeds of their parents. So this is something that it’s just the right thing to do. These kids know of no other home, they have no other country to go back to. They’ve graduated from high school a... Read more

  • One branch of service wasn’t enough: Vietnam veteran who served in both the Marine Corps and Army shares his story
    Posted in Press Releases on January 4, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today released a new Thank-a-Vet Thursday (#TVT) video featuring Rudy Molina, a U.S. Marine Corps and Army veteran who served in Vietnam. 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. Molina joined the U.S. Marine Corps in March 1967 and was stationed at Camp Pendleton before being deployed to Vietnam in October 1967 where he foug... Read more