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    Rep. Valadao Votes to Stop School Violence

    Today, with support from Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21), legislation to improve violence prevention programs in schools and coordinate with law enforcement to improve school safety was passed by the United States House of Representatives. H.R. 4909, the Student, Teachers, and Officers Preventing (STOP) School Violence Act of 2018, which was introduced by Congressman John Rutherford (FL-04), creates a grant program to train students, teachers, school officials, and local law enforcement how...


    Valadao Introduces Legislation to Force Immigration Vote on House Floor

    WASHINGTON - Today, U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) joined with Congressman Jeff Denham (CA-10) to introduce a resolution to force the House of Representatives to vote on critical immigration provisions. The resolution, a Queen-of-the Hill rule, allows multiple debates and votes on different immigration proposals. In this case, the resolution allows for four separate substitute amendments to H.R. 4760, the Securing America's Future Act of 2018. "For far too long, Congress has failed to...


    Rep. Valadao Announces March Mobile Office Hours

    Rep. Valadao Announces March Mobile Office Hours HANFORD - Today, Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) announced March dates and locations for his Mobile Office Hours program. To better serve you, Congressman Valadao’s staff conducts mobile office hours throughout California’s Twenty First Congressional District on a regular basis. This is a responsible, inexpensive way for you to voice your opinion on legislative issues or seek assistance with federal agencies. This program affords residents, w...


    FY19 Appropriations Requests Form Available Now

    As a Member of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) is now accepting programmatic and language requests for Fiscal Year 2019 (FY2019) Appropriations. Organizations who wish to submit programmatic, bill, or report language requests to Congressman Valadao for consideration must first complete the required Appropriations Request Form. Submission Guidelines The required Appropriations Request Form may be accessed online and submitted to ...


    Secretary Perdue, Rep. Valadao Attend World Ag Expo

    TULARE - Today, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture joined United States Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) for the 51st Annual World Ag Expo in Tulare, California. At the event, Congressman Valadao and Secretary Perdue participated in a town hall meeting where members of the agriculture community were able to voice their opinions and ask questions related to agriculture policy at the federal level. Topics included federal milk marketing orders, water, the 2018 Farm Bill, and crop insurance. "Califo...


    Congressman Valadao Urges Treasury to End Double Taxation of U.S. - Armenia Profits

    WASHINGTON - Today, United States Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) spearheaded a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin regarding the United States' current tax treaty with the Republic of Armenia. The letter, which was led by Congressman Valadao and signed by an additional thirty Members of Congress, calls on Secretary Mnuchin to renegotiate the United States' tax treaty with Armenia. Congressman Valadao explained, "American and Armenian business have close ties and it's time to end th...


    Congressman David Valadao Responds to the President's State of the Union Address

    WASHINGTON - This evening, U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) attended President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address to Congress. Following the address, he issued the following statement: "Each and every topic mentioned by the President tonight has major ramifications on the Central Valley. And while our nation faces many challenges, I am hopeful we can do what's best for the American people and conquer those challenges together. Since coming to Congress in 2013, one thing has...


    Congressman Valadao Joins Coast Guard to Offload $721 million Worth of Cocaine in San Diego

    SAN DIEGO - This morning, United States Congressman David G. Valadao (CA0-21) joined the U.S. Coast Guard as the agency turned over more than 47,000 pounds of cocaine worth over $721 million in San Diego. The narcotics, which were seized in twenty-three separate interdictions in the eastern Pacific Ocean by United States and Canadian forces, will be turned over to federal agents for investigation, prosecution and, destruction by federal agents. At the offload site, U.S. and Canadian officials hi...


    Rep. Valadao Joins President Castro, Fresno State Dreamers for DACA Discussion

    FRESNO - This afternoon, United States Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) joined with Fresno State President Joseph Castro and students to discuss the DACA program and immigration reform. "Today, the topic of immigration, specifically, the DACA program is dominating news headlines across the nation, however, this issue is not new to the Central Valley," said Congressman Valadao. He continued, "My Congressional District is home to more than 7,000 DACA recipients. These young people go to work, ...


    Valadao Releases Statement, FAQs on Government Shutdown

    WASHINGTON – On Saturday, United States Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) released the following statement regarding the ongoing shutdown of the federal government. "There is no doubt this government shutdown was avoidable and unnecessary and it is incredibly unfortunate those in Washington are unable to put aside their differences to do what is best for our nation. I firmly believe Congress should continue to discuss the difficult issues at the center of this debate, including the DACA progr...

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