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  • Congressman Denham’s ENLIST Act Reaches 200 Co-Sponsors - Immigration Reform Bill
    Posted in In the News on May 15, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Immigration

    May 15, 2017 - WASHINGTON — Support is rapidly gaining for one of the most popular immigration reform bills in the 115th Congress, now at 200 co-sponsors.H.R. 60, the Encourage New Legalized Immigrants to Start Training Act (ENLIST Act), authored by U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (CA-10), has seen solid bi-partisan support since its introduction in January. “I’ve met with DREAMers in our own community as well as from around the country who have gone to school with our own children and just want... Read more

  • Rep. Denham’s ENLIST Act Reaches 200 Co-Sponsors
    Posted in Press Releases on May 11, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Immigration

    WASHINGTON — Support is rapidly gaining for one of the most popular immigration reform bills in the 115th Congress, now at 200 co-sponsors. H.R. 60, the Encourage New Legalized Immigrants to Start Training Act (ENLIST Act), authored by U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (CA-10), has seen solid bi-partisan support since its introduction in January. “I’ve met with DREAMers in our own community as well as from around the country who have gone to school with our own children and just want a chance to s... Read more

  • Denham makes special visit to THS national champion air rifle team
    Posted in In the News on May 11, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Education

    Winning the 2017 JROTC National Air Rifle Championship in March was reward enough for the Turlock High School air rifle team, who went into the competition as underdogs, but Wednesday morning they received another wave of congratulations and recognition from Congressman Jeff Denham. ... “These students are learning and becoming more patriotic, (learning) respect for our flag and for our country, and they’re all willing to wear the cloth of this great nation,” said Denham. “It’s important to make... Read more

  • Rep. Denham Interviewed on Univision about ENLIST Act
    Posted in Press Releases on April 28, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Immigration

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) this week joined Univision’s Enrique Acevedo to discuss the mounting support for his ENLIST Act, which has now garnered 175 co-sponsors. The interview aired last night on the network’s “Noticiero Univision Edición Nocturna,” The Late Night Edition of Univision’s National Newscast. Click to watch The ENLIST Act authorizes military enlistment for otherwise qualified DREAMers and provides a way for these individuals to earn Legal Permanent Re... Read more

  • The truth about leftover facts
    Posted in In the News on April 28, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Immigration

    Hello. One of the things I have mentioned before but not really gone in depth about is how much information may not get published in a story. ... One recent example was an interview with one of our congressmen, Rep. Jeff Denham. Generally, when we are able to meet with the congressman at an event, we conduct a wide-ranging interview that touches on several topics. One of the topics we discussed during an interview April 18 was his ENLIST Act, written to provide a pathway to citizenship through m... Read more

  • Un congresista republicano propone que los Dreamers busquen la ciudadanía enlistándose en las Fuerzas Armadas
    Posted in In the News on April 27, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Government Waste, Immigration

    [En Español] Congressman Denham discusses the ENLIST Act with Univision's Enrique Acevedo. Watch the full report here Read more

  • Denham Talks Issues with Courier Staff
    Posted in In the News on April 26, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Health, Immigration, Transportation & Infrastructure, Water

    Hours before he was scheduled to appear at a much-anticipated Denair town hall meeting, Congressman Jeff Denham dropped by the offices of the Ceres Courier/Turlock Journal to talk about issues facing his 10th Congressional District. ... "There's certainly an organized effort to meet me at all of my different community meetings and that's fine and I'm happy to answer them. Some people I see several times and I answer all of their questions every single time and I'm respectful." ... Read more here... Read more

  • Local leaders talk immigration reform
    Posted in In the News on April 20, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Immigration

    After Monday night’s town hall, Congressman Jeff Denham met a much more subdued crowd Wednesday morning as he, Assemblyman Heath Flora and County Supervisor Kristin Olsen highlighted the need for commonsense immigration reform at a roundtable discussion, addressing the critical role that immigrants play in small business, agriculture and other industries here in the Central Valley. ... During the panel, Denham highlighted the need to pass bipartisan legislation, rather than an Executive Order li... Read more

  • Denham’s military citizenship bill progressing
    Posted in In the News on April 16, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Immigration

    A bill to help make a path to citizenship to those who serve in the military is gaining sponsors in Congress, according to Rep. Jeff Denham’s office. The bill, HR60, was introduced by Denham, R-Turlock, at the beginning of the year. ... During his presidential campaign, Trump was asked during a forum whether he believed an undocumented person who wants to serve in the military deserves to stay in the United States legally. His response: “I think that when you serve in the armed forces, that’s a ... Read more

  • Rep. Denham’s ENLIST Act Surpasses 150 Co-Sponsors
    Posted in Press Releases on April 14, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense and National Security, Immigration

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Jeff Denham today announced that H.R. 60, the Encourage New Legalized Immigrants to Start Training Act (ENLIST Act), has now gained over 150 co-sponsors in the 115th Congress. “The ENLIST Act is a truly bipartisan bill that both my Republican and Democrat colleagues support. Immigration reform is not a partisan issue – it’s an American issue that we must face and solve together,” said Rep. Denham. “The young adults who would qualify under ENLIST have gone to scho... Read more