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  • Rep. Denham reminds constituents that help with the federal government is available through his office
    Posted in Press Releases on October 24, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    WASHINGTON – The process of getting assistance from a government agency is often difficult and in many cases ends in frustration with no resolution. However, there is help. The office of U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) has long offered assistance to constituents needing someone to intervene on their behalf on a variety of issues including (but not limited to) veteran’s affairs, immigration, Social Security and issues with the Internal Revenue Service. Rep. Denham and his staff recent... Read more

  • President signs Denham water storage legislation
    Posted in Press Releases on October 23, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Water

    Today, President Donald Trump signed into law legislation written by Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) to authorize financing of new water storage projects as part of America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 (WRDA). “With the signing of this bill into law, we are bringing water home to the Valley,” said Rep. Denham. “I’ve been fighting since day one in Washington to build more water storage for our farmers and neighbors. Today, we celebrate future generations having access to the water they need an... Read more

  • In Case You Missed It: Rep. Denham honors local veterans, submits 21 new videos to Library of Congress Veterans History Project
    Posted in Press Releases on October 22, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) recently hosted a reception at the Manteca VFW Hall to honor the 32 veterans who shared their stories of service as part of the Library of Congress Veterans History Project. Karen Lloyd, director of the Veterans History Project for the Library of Congress, was present to accept the most recent installment of 21 videos and meet the Central Valley veterans featured in them. “As a veteran myself, it’s been an honor sitting down to hear these ... Read more

  • POTUS Responds to Rep. Denham’s call to save Central Valley Water
    Posted in Press Releases on October 19, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Water

    Immediately following this morning’s visit to Manteca by Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works Rickey “R.D.” James to discuss flood protection and Sacramento’s planned water grab, U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) joined the president in Arizona to announce executive action to bring more water to the Valley. “My number one priority has always been to deliver more water to the Central Valley,” said Rep. Denham. “This order will reduce regulatory burdens and promote more effici... Read more

  • Rep. Denham announces Stanislaus County pilot program for healthcare access
    Posted in Press Releases on October 17, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock), following 18 months of coordination with the California Medical Association (CMA) and the Stanislaus Medical Society, has developed a pilot program through the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation to significantly improve access to healthcare for Medi-Cal patients in Stanislaus County. CMA’s executive board recently voted to proceed with the project. Nearly 45 percent of Stanislaus County residents are currently enrolled in Medi-Cal but face ma... Read more

  • ICYMI: Rep. Denham brings EPA Acting Administrator to the Central Valley to fight Sacramento’s water grab
    Posted in Press Releases on October 12, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Energy, Water

    In case you missed it, U.S. Representative Jeff Denham brought the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Acting Administrator to the Central Valley on Thursday to see firsthand the devastation that Sacramento’s planned water grab would have on communities, farms and the economy. Rep. Denham and Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler visited weir traps on the Stanislaus River, hosted a field hearing with irrigation districts in Riverbank, and met with the local agriculture leaders at Stanislaus Coun... Read more

  • Senate passes Denham water storage legislation, sending to President’s desk to become law
    Posted in Press Releases on October 10, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Transportation & Infrastructure, Water

    WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Senate passed legislation written by Rep. Jeff Denham’s (R-Turlock) to authorize financing of new water storage projects as part of America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 (WRDA). Rep. Denham’s New WATER Act now heads to President Donald Trump’s desk to be signed into law. “My New WATER Act will allow us to leverage non-federal investments and finance the construction of new water storage in California for the first time in decades,” said Rep. Denham. “This is rea... Read more

  • Rep. Denham and U.S. Department of Transportation official address Central Valley infrastructure at roundtable and bus tour
    Posted in Press Releases on October 10, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Transportation & Infrastructure

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) and U.S. Department of Transportation official Derek Kan discussed the Central Valley’s key transportation infrastructure needs with the Stanislaus County Council of Governments at a roundtable and bus tour on Tuesday in Modesto. Discussion included several projects Rep. Denham has played a role in from a federal level, including the Gateway Express Project, North County Corridor, 7th street bridge project, Altamont Corridor Express (ACE) and upgrades ... Read more

  • President Trump signs into law FAA Reauthorization, Denham priorities included
    Posted in Press Releases on October 5, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Transportation & Infrastructure

    WASHINGTON – Today, President Donald Trump signed H.R. 4, the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018, which reauthorizes programs of the Federal Aviation Administration and includes provisions that U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) inserted to protect communities from wildfires and other disasters and build infrastructure projects in California faster. The disaster provision designates an additional 6% set-aside from the Disaster Relief Fund for pre-disaster resiliency, policy from Rep. Denha... Read more

  • Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bill Canfield Recounts Time in Service
    Posted in Press Releases on October 4, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today released a new Thank-a-Vet Thursday (#TVT) video featuring Petty Officer 2nd Class William (Bill) Canfield, a U.S. Navy Veteran who served during the Vietnam War. Bill enlisted in the U.S. Navy on Sept. 9, 1961 at age 20 as an Aviation and Nuclear Weapons Storekeeper aboard the USS Princeton LHP5. He participated in the Chu-Lai invasion where his ship served as a launching pad for a Marine battalion and provided support for the ground combat elem... Read more