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  • Rep. Denham Promotes Need for Central Valley Teaching Health Center Funding at Congressional Hearing
    Posted in Press Releases on September 14, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today participated in a hearing held by the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Health, highlighting the importance of reauthorizing the Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) program before the Sept. 30 deadline. “Doctors tend to stay in the communities where they are trained, so this bill is especially important for medically underserved areas like the Central Valley that are experiencing doctor shortages,” ... Read more

  • FY18 Spending Bill Passes House of Representatives
    Posted in Press Releases on September 14, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health, Transportation & Infrastructure

    WASHINGTON — The U.S. House of Representatives today passed H.R. 3354, the Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act, which provides FY18 funding for America’s most pressing needs. Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) voted in favor of its passage, which included two amendments he offered to support Runaway Youth Programs and Maternity Group Homes and efficient implementation of the Federal Assets and Transfers Act. “I’m encouraged that the House was able to come together to pass an on-time ... Read more

  • Rep. Denham Co-Sponsors DREAM Act
    Posted in Press Releases on September 13, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Jeff Denham today co-sponsored the DREAM Act of 2017, one of several bills currently under consideration in Congress that would provide a pathway to citizenship for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program recipients. “We must send legislation to the president’s desk to permanently address citizenship status for DACA recipients,” said Rep. Denham. “These young men and women were brought to America by their parents through no fault of their own and kn... Read more

  • Rep. Denham Statement Observing September 11 Terrorist Attacks
    Posted in Press Releases on September 11, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) issued the following statement observing the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on our nation: “It’s been 16 years since terrorists struck a cowardly blow to our nation. As we commemorate this somber day and honor the nearly 3,000 American lives lost, we must remember that freedom, safety and national security are American priorities that must be defended at all costs. Thank you to our brave first responders and military servicemembers w... Read more

  • Rep. Denham Statement on President Trump Ending DACA
    Posted in Press Releases on September 5, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    WASHINGTON - U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) issued the following statement in response to President Trump's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. This action follows a letter sent to the White House on Aug. 22 in which Rep. Denham, Rep. David Valadao (CA-21) and several of their colleagues expressed support for the program. "We should be dedicating our resources to securing our borders and deporting the violent criminals preying on our communitie... Read more

  • Denham Announces September 2017 Mobile District Office Hours
    Posted in Press Releases on September 1, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today announced Mobile District Office (MDO) hours for the month of September 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 inf... Read more

  • Rep. Denham, Colleagues, Send Letter to President Trump Requesting Support for DACA
    Posted in Press Releases on August 24, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Immigration

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) this week joined colleagues in sending a letter to President Trump expressing support for maintaining the protections of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients and additionally issued the following statement: “These young adults were brought to America as children through no fault of their own and know no other country to call home, and we must continue pressing for immigration reform that will provide them with a pathway... Read more

  • 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