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    Valadao Announces U.S. Service Academy Information Night

    Hanford – On Thursday, September 1, 2016, U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) will host his United States Service Academy Information Night at Hanford West High School. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about obtaining a Congressional Nomination to one of the United States Service Academies and will meet field representatives from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, and U.S. Coast Guard Academy. ...

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    Valadao Welcomes Sanger High Student to Washington, DC

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Yesterday, Wednesday, April 13, 2016, the White House hosted its sixth White House Science Fair, welcoming more than 100 top science, technology, engineering, and math students from across the country to show America how they will change the future of our nation. Students showcased their greatest work with projects ranging from robots, prototypes, to tools to help us fight climate change and cancer. Each project was researched, built, and designed by the next generation of Ame...

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    David G. Valadao: Bridging Partisan Lines

    It’s no surprise that Washington, D.C., is largely known for being incredibly unproductive. And with elected officials entrenched in partisan gridlock there’s no reason to expect that to change. However, in 2015, something did change. When I was elected to Congress, I promised my constituents I would do everything in my power to represent their best interest in Washington and that I would work with everyone, regardless of which political party they belonged to. While there is still much work to ...

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    Valadao, House Pass ESEA Reauthorization

    Today, during the 50th Anniversary Year of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, the U.S. House of Representatives considered legislation to improve elementary and secondary education for students across the United States. Despite good intentions, No Child Left Behind failed to provide students the quality education they deserve. In an effort to address these flawed policies, both the House and Senate passed separate bills to reform Kindergarten through 12th grade education, which resulted...

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    Valadao Shares Every Kid in a Park Pass Program

    This month, the U.S. Department of the Interior announced the Every Kid in a Park Program which will grant fourth grade students and their families free access to all federally managed lands and waters – including national parks, forests, wildlife refuges and marine sanctuaries. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) stated, “In a world focused on cell phones, social media, and television, I believe it is more important than ever to expose our children to some of the nature’s greatest gifts, many ...

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    Valadao Announces U.S. Service Academy Night

    Hanford – On Tuesday, September 15, 2015, Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) will host his United States Service Academy Night at Hanford West High School. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about obtaining a Congressional Nomination to one of the United States Service Academies and will meet field representatives from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, and U.S. Coast Guard Academy. This informationa...

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    Valadao, House Members Work to Provide Educators with Tax Relief

    WASHINGTON – Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21), Dave Reichert (WA-08), Jim McDermott (WA-07), Bob Dold (IL-10), Ron Kind (WI-03), Rodney Davis (IL-13), and Bill Pascrell (NJ-09) introduced the Educator Tax Relief Act, H.R. 2490, to make permanent the deduction allowed for educators who purchase classroom supplies out of pocket and expand the deduction to the include professional development expenses. The original cosponsors issued the following statement, “Educators put a lot of time and effo...

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    Rep. Valadao Announces 2015 Art Competition Winners

    ashington – This evening, U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) announced the winners of the 2015 Congressional Art Competition for the 21st Congressional District. The following is a list of this year’s winners: • First Place: Alyssa Garza from South High School • Second Place: Racquelle Justo from Hanford West High School • Third Place: Alyy Howell from Sanger High School Congressman Valadao made the announcement at a Congressional Art Competition Reception held in his Hanford office. The ...

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    Nominees from CA-21 Accepted into U.S. Services Academies

    Three Central Valley students who received Academy Nominations from Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) were offered appointments to various United States Service Academies. The nominees, who were announced at the beginning of the year, were seeking admission to the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York. A non-partisan Academy Advisory Board made up of ...

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    Valadao Announces 2015 Congressional Art Competition

    Washington - U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) today announced the 2015 Congressional Art Competition for the 21st Congressional District. The winning artist’s work will be displayed for one year in the national exhibition in the Cannon Tunnel, a pedestrian walkway leading to the U.S. Capitol. “I am excited to host the competition for the 21st Congressional District for the third time. It is a great opportunity for your students to have their work recognized at a national level,” Congres...

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