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    Valadao, Sinema Introduce Legislation to Support Startups, Create Jobs in California

    WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (R-CA) and U.S. Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) announced their legislation H.R. 398, the Jobs in America Act which was introduced in the United States House of Representatives. This bipartisan legislation provides immigrant entrepreneurs and foreign graduates of U.S. universities with the opportunity to stay in the United States if they demonstrate the ability to create jobs in America and bolster our economy. Congressman Valadao stated,...


    Valadao Returns from Congressional Delegation Trip to Southwest Border

    Today, Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) returned from a Congressional Delegation visit to the U.S. – Mexico Southwest Border. Led by the Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, Congressman Michael McCaul (TX-10), the bipartisan group of 21 Members traveled to San Diego, California, Tucson and Sierra Vista, Arizona, and McAllen, Texas. The trip, which included meetings with Arizona border ranchers, seeing drones at Ft. Huachuca, and driving along the fence allowed Members to examine n...


    Rep. Valadao Announces April Mobile Office Hours

    Hanford – Today, Congressman Valadao (CA-21) announced mobile office program dates and locations for the month of April. This program affords residents, who are unable to visit the Congressman’s office due to time or location restrictions, the opportunity to meet with congressional staff and receive services offered by Congressman Valadao’s office face-to-face. Constituents are invited to come and speak with congressional staff and voice questions or concerns they may have. You are especially en...


    Valadao Supports House Immigration Reform Legislation

    Washington – Today, Wednesday, October 30, 2013, Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) announced his support of H.R. 15, the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act, legislation aimed at reforming the United States Immigration system introduced by Congressman Joe Garcia (D-FL). “I have been working with my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to find common ground on the issue of immigration reform. Recently, I have focused my efforts on joining with likeminded R...


    Valadao Discusses Immigration Reform Priorities

    Washington – Today, Tuesday, October 29, 2013, Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) hosted a telephone press conference from his Washington D.C. Office to discuss the importance of immigration reform in the Central Valley and throughout the entire country. Congressman Valadao was joined with representatives from multiple business, religious, agriculture, and law enforcement organizations who were currently in Washington visiting with legislators on the topic of immigration reform. Representative...


    Rep. Valadao Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

    Washington – Today, Congressman David Valadao (CA-21) released the following statement regarding Hispanic American Heritage Month, which runs through October 15: “Hispanic Americans have made significant contributions to our nation’s diverse cultural heritage and economic success throughout our history. Across the country, and especially in California’s Central Valley, communities have greatly benefited from the contributions of our Hispanic family, neighbors, and friends. “As the son of immigra...


    Valadao, Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) Urge Passage of Immigration Reform Legislation

    Today, Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) gathered with members of the Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) to outline several key principles that they believe should be included in immigration reform legislation in the House of Representatives. It is the first time in CHLI’s 10-year history that the organization and its leadership has formally come together to raise awareness about an issue of importance to both the Hispanic community and the United States, at large. Congressman...


    There is Momentum for Reform

    Congress faces an important task in the coming months, and the pressure is mounting. We must achieve comprehensive immigration reform that provides a reliable work force for the appropriate industries, addresses the millions without proper documents living and working in the United States, and protects our borders. I find myself in a unique situation. I am a Republican, son of immigrants, representing an agricultural and resource-based congressional district with a 72% Hispanic population. Needl...


    Reps. Valadao and Gutiérrez to Participate in Bipartisan Forum on Immigration Reform

    Congressmen David G. Valadao (R-CA-21) and Luis Gutiérrez (D-IL-04) will participate in a community forum to discuss immigration reform legislation in Washington. The forum will be an opportunity for those in the community to talk about their personal experiences related to immigration in the United States. The discussion will focus on the need for a reliable workforce for Ag and how to best address those in the United States without proper documentation. The Congressmen will also give an update...


    Rep. Valadao on House Immigration Reform

    WASHINGTON - U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) released the following statement on Immigration Reform in the U.S. House of Representatives: "Today, House Republicans met to discuss immigration reform legislation in the United States House of Representatives. Not only is immigration reform important to me personally, it is extremely important to California’s 21st Congressional District and our entire country. "Although, no decisions were made during today’s meeting, I am encouraged by the...

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