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    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...


    Valadao Votes to Keep Government Funded

    WASHINGTON – This evening, United States Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) voted to prevent a government shutdown by maintaining current funding for the federal government. H. J. Res, 125, the Continuing Resolution (CR) is a short-term spending package to provide the federal government with funding through February 16, 2018. In addition to continuing government funding, H. J. Res, 125 includes language to extend the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for six years and extensions of se...


    Valadao Supports Bipartisan DACA-Border Security Solution

    WASHINGTON – Yesterday, United States Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) joined with Representatives Will Hurd (TX-23), Pete Aguilar (CA-31) and Jeff Denham (CA-10) for a press conference to introduce a commonsense, bipartisan legislative solution for dreamers while simultaneously protecting our nation's border. H.R. 4796, the Uniting and Securing America (USA) Act protects DACA recipients from deportation while implementing new commonsense border security measures through enhanced technology,...


    Valadao, Colleagues Urge House Leadership to Pass Vietnam Veterans Legislation

    WASHINGTON – On December 22, 2017, U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21), joined by lead cosigners Congressman Joe Courtney (CT-02), Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (NY-21), and Congressman Eric Swalwell (CA-15) sent a letter to Speaker of the House Paul D. Ryan urging the House of Representatives to pass H.R. 299, the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act as soon as possible. In January, Congressman Valadao introduced H.R. 299, the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act to grant presumptive Agent...

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