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    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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    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...

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    Valadao Statement on Budget Resolution

    WASHINGTON – United States Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) released the following statement applauding the passage of the Senate amendment to the Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Resolution: “Over the last decade, middle-class families living in rural America have been impacted most by our stagnant economy. However, this budget creates a framework for Congress to pass comprehensive tax reform – something desperately needed by my constituents in California’s Twenty First Congressional District. In do...

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    Rep. Valadao Announces $29 Million for CA-21

    HANFORD – Today, U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) announced California’s Twenty First Congressional District has received nearly $29 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to increase the supply of affordable housing, reduce homelessness, and expand economic opportunity for families throughout California’s Central Valley. Congressman Valadao stated, “This federal funding will allow our communities to address some of the serious housing, infras...

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    House Passes Building a Better America Budget

    WASHINGTON – Today, the United States House of Representatives passed the Building a Better America Budget Resolution for fiscal year 2018. H. Con. Res. 71, the Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Resolution balances the budget within ten years through spending reductions, government reforms, and economic growth. The Resolution produces a $9 billion surplus by fiscal year 2027 and achieves $6.5 trillion in total deficit reduction over ten years. U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) stated, “The Buildin...

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    Rep. Valadao, House Approve Funding Package

    WASHINGTON – Today, with the support of U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21), the House of Representatives passed H.R. 3354, the Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act, legislation to provide all discretionary funding for the federal government for the 2018 fiscal year. HR. 3354, the Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act includes funding for all twelve annual Appropriations bills, totalling $1.2 trillion, including $87 billion in funding for Global War on Terr...

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    House Passes Emergency Funding for Hurricane Harvey

    WASHINGTON – Today, the United States House of Representatives, with the support of U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21), passed legislation to provide $7.85 billion to assist with relief and recovery efforts following Hurricane Harvey. Following the vote, Congressman Valadao released the following statement: "Hurricane Harvey is one of the worst natural disasters our nation has faced and as a Member of the House Appropriations Committee, ensuring disaster victims have the resources and ass...

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    Valadao Announces $9.1 Million in Federal Payments to Fresno, Kings, Kern, and Tulare Counties

    WASHINGTON - U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) announced that counties within California’s Twenty First Congressional District will receive over $9 million through the federal Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) program for fiscal year 2017. PILT are Federal payments to local governments that help offset losses in property taxes due to non-taxable Federal lands within their boundaries. Fresno, Kings, Kern, and Tulare Counties, which make up the Twenty First Congressional District, will rece...

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    Valadao Releases Statement on President’s Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Request

    WASHINGTON — On Tuesday, May 23, 2017, the White House published President Donald J. Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018 Budget request titled, “A New Foundation for American Greatness.” In response to the President’s proposal, United States Congressman, and member of the House Committee on Appropriations, David G. Valadao (CA-21) released the following statement: “With our national debt rising over nineteen trillion dollars and an annual budget deficit of over five hundred billion dollars, the United Stat...

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    Valadao Issues Statement Following Joint Address

    WASHINGTON – Tonight, following President Donald J. Trump’s first Joint Address to Congress, U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) issued the following statement: “We find ourselves in the midst of polarization, however, tonight, President Trump offered an optimistic depiction of a united America. "While the President and I do not agree on every issue, we share in the belief that our country succeeds when we come together, regardless of political party, to do what’s best for all Americans. "...

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