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  • Rep. Denham Launches Veterans History Project, Thank-A-Vet Thursday in the Central Valley
    Posted in Press Releases on August 17, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) published the first in a series of short video clips from interviews he conducted for the Library of Congress’ Veterans History Project. The video, shared on Rep. Denham’s Facebook, Twitter and YouTube pages, is also the inaugural post in his Thank-A-Vet Thursday social media initiative. “It’s an honor to represent so many who wore the cloth of this nation and bravely went to war to serve their country and defend our freedoms right ... Read more

  • Denham Announces August 2017 Mobile District Office Hours
    Posted in Press Releases on July 27, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today announced Mobile District Office (MDO) hours for the month of August 2017, where 10th district residents can get help with specific casework or ask questions. MDOs are hosted by staff and, when possible, by Rep. Denham. Staff members are available to assist 10th district residents with casework on matters including Medicare, Veteran’s Affairs, Social Security, the Internal Revenue Service and other federal agencies. Additional inform... Read more

  • Denham, Valadao Introduce Bill to Expand Teaching Hospital Residencies in Medically Underserved Areas
    Posted in Press Releases on July 27, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health

    WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (CA-10), joined by U.S. Representative David G. Valadao (CA-21), introduced H.R. 3451, the Creating Additional Residency Expansion Act (CARE Act) to further expand the Teaching Health Center (THC) Graduate Medical Education (GME) program. “The CARE Act will bring more primary and specialty care physicians to medically underserved areas like ours so that patients can see the doctor they need without having to drive long distances,” said Congress... Read more

  • Rep. Denham Invites Students to Participate in the Third Annual Congressional App Challenge
    Posted in Press Releases on July 26, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Education

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today announced the opening of California’s 10th District Congressional App Challenge. This competition invites middle and high school students to compete with peers to create and showcase their software application, or “app,” for mobile, tablet or computer devices on a platform of their choice. The best app will be displayed in an exhibit in the U.S. Capitol. “Innovation and creativity are hallmarks of the American entrepreneurial spirit ... Read more

  • ICYMI: McMorris Rodgers, Tsongas, Denham, Valadao, Ruiz, and Kilmer Introduce Legislation to Continue and Expand Teaching Health Center Programs
    Posted in Press Releases on July 25, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health

    WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05) and Congresswoman Niki Tsongas (D-MA), along with Reps. Jeff Denham (R-CA), David Valadao (R-CA), Raul Ruiz, M.D. (D-CA), and Derek Kilmer (D-WA), introduced the Training the Next Generation of Primary Care Doctors Act of 2017 to reauthorize the Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) Program for three years. This legislation will also allow for the expansion of new programs within existing centers and the creati... Read more

  • U.S. House Passes Three More Human Trafficking Bills
    Posted in Press Releases on July 14, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. House of Representatives this week passed three more bills to combat the rising issue of human trafficking: H.R. 2664, the Enhancing Detection of Human Trafficking Act; H.R. 2480, the Empowering Law Enforcement to Fight Sex Trafficking Demand Act; and H.R. 2200, the Frederick Douglass Trafficking Victims Prevention and Protection Reauthorization Act. “Human trafficking is among the cruelest forms of criminal activity out there, and sadly, our state and local communities are... Read more

  • Implementation of Denham bill to sell unneeded federal properties examined in T&I Committee hearing
    Posted in Press Releases on July 12, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Government Waste, Transportation & Infrastructure

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management today held a hearing to examine the implementation of the Federal Assets Sale and Transfer Act (FASTA). “We have before us an opportunity to consolidate federal assets and sell high-value underutilized or vacant properties to reduce the size of the federal footprint,” said U.S. Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Turlock). “I am proud of t... Read more

  • Denham Welcomes CA-10 Congressional Art Competition Winner to Capitol
    Posted in Press Releases on June 30, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) yesterday welcomed the winner of California’s 10th District Congressional Art Competition, Skye Ocaranza, to the U.S. Capitol. Skye’s artwork, “Rampehant,” was selected by a panel of local judges and will be displayed in the Cannon Tunnel alongside the winning entries from every congressional district in the United States for the next year, where thousands of visitors will be able to view the entries on their way to the U.S. Capitol. “It’s... Read more

  • Denham Announces July 2017 Mobile District Office Hours
    Posted in Press Releases on June 27, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today announced Mobile District Office (MDO) hours for the month of July 2017, where 10th district residents can get help with specific casework or ask questions. MDOs are hosted by staff and, when possible, by Rep. Denham. Staff members are available to assist 10th district residents with casework on matters including Medicare, Veteran’s Affairs, Social Security, the Internal Revenue Service and other federal agencies. Additional informat... Read more

  • Rep. Denham Statement on House Introduction of FAA Reauthorization Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on June 22, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Transportation & Infrastructure

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Calif.), chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials, today issued the following statement about the 21st Century Aviation Innovation, Reform, & Reauthorization (21st Century AIRR) Act, introduced today in the U.S. House of Representatives. “We’ve needed to modernize our air traffic systems in this country for far too long. The 21st Century AIRR Act will increase efficiency ... Read more