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  • Community Health Centers planning for worst, even as Congress attempts to bridge lapsed funding deadline
    Posted in In the News on October 4, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health

    Even as Congress works to bring money to Community Health Centers after missing a critical funding deadline Saturday, those facilities are grappling with tough decisions to make up for a 70 percent reduction in federal funds that lapsed this weekend, health care leaders say. ... Denham championed an effort Friday to pass a three-month funding extension for Teaching Health Centers, but stressed that Congress needs to do more. "While we continue to debate the healthcare in this nation, we've got a... Read more

  • Rep. Denham Champions Funding Increase for Area Teaching Health Centers and Residency Programs
    Posted in Press Releases on October 3, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health

    WASHINGTON – Last night a bill championed by U.S. Rep. Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) to increase physician residency slots and expand teaching health center graduate programs was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives, with support from House Leadership, including House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Bakersfield) and Republican Conference Chairwoman Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-5). The Community Health and Medical Professionals Improve Our Nation (CHAMPION) Act of 2017 includes several ... Read more

  • Rep. Denham Responds to Las Vegas Shooting
    Posted in Press Releases on October 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) issued the following statement in response to the news that at least 58 people have been killed and 515 injured Sunday night at a concert in Las Vegas. “Words cannot express how devastating this is for the victims and their families, who are now living a nightmare because of one person’s evil act. Sonia and I are praying for everyone affected – including the survivors who witnessed these horrors, many of whom selflessly helped the injured ... Read more

  • Welcome back, Congressman Scalise
    Posted in Newsletters on September 29, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health, Tax Reform, Veterans

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  • Turlock VFW Commander Mike Seward Honored in this week’s #TVT
    Posted in Press Releases on September 28, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    WASHINGTON – The new Thank-a-Vet Thursday (TVT) video posted today by U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock), honors Retired Rear Admiral Mike Seward, a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard. 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. Rear Admiral Michael Seward is a native of San Joaquin Valley. He graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in 1978 and went on to serve ... Read more

  • Video Series Honors Korean War Veteran
    Posted in In the News on September 27, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    The latest Thank-a-Vet Thursday (TVT) video, posted on Sept. 21 through Congressman Jeff Denham’s office, honors U.S. Navy veteran Al Menshew, who served his country during the Korean War. ... Al Menshew enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1948 at age 17. He served two tours in Korea as a storekeeper aboard the U.S.S. Badoeng Strait and the U.S.S. Jenkins respectively, taking part in the Inchon Invasion and Pusan Perimeter campaign among others. He was awarded the Congressional Unit Citation, Korean Pr... Read more

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

    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) today announced Mobile District Office (MDO) hours for the month of October 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 information is ava... Read more

  • New Thank-a-Vet Thursday Video Honors Central Valley Korean War Veteran Al Menshew
    Posted in Press Releases on September 22, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham’s (R-Turlock) latest Thank-a-Vet Thursday (TVT) video, posted today, honors U.S. Navy veteran Al Menshew who served his country during the Korean War. Shared on Rep. Denham’s Facebook, Twitter and YouTube pages, the video is an excerpt of an interview conducted by Denham staff member and Marine Corps veteran Eddie Mendoza as part of Rep. Denham’s ongoing efforts with the Library of Congress Veterans History Project. Al Menshew enlisted in the U.S. Nav... Read more

  • Denham honors Korean War veteran from Turlock
    Posted in In the News on September 22, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    As part of his ongoing effort to utilize social media to spotlight and thank veterans for their service, Congressman Jeff Denham’s latest Thank-A-Vet Thursday video honors Turlock resident and U.S. Navy Veteran Al Menshew, who served his country during the Korean War. ... Al Menshew enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1948 at age 17. He served two tours in Korea as a storekeeper aboard the U.S.S. Badoeng Strait and the U.S.S. Jenkins respectively, taking part in the Inchon Invasion and Pusan Perimeter ... Read more

  • 1986 was great, but...
    Posted in Newsletters on September 22, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health, Tax Reform, Veterans

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