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    CBO: Valadao Legislation Saves $1.5 Billion

    WASHINGTON – Today, the Congressional Budget Office released the cost estimate report for Congressman David G. Valadao's (CA-21)legislation, H.R. 1769, the San Luis Unit Drainage Resolution Act. According to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) enacting H.R. 1769 would reduce federal spending by $1.5 billion over the next ten years. Author of the legislation, Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) stated, “Today’s CBO Budget Score proves, if enacted, H.R. 1769 will do exactly what it was intended...

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    Valadao Releases Statement on Updated Water Allocation

    WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation announced an update to the 2017 water allocation for San Joaquin Valley agricultural service contractors who receive water through the Central Valley Project (CVP). Despite an abundance of precipitation this rainy season, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation originally announced a sixty five percent allocation for South-of-Delta Central Valley Project agricultural water service contractors and a ninety percent allocation for Municipal & Industrial (M&...

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    Administration Issues Additional Disaster Declaration

    WASHINGTON – In response to bipartisan letter requesting federal assistance led by U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21), President Donald J. Trump issued a Major Disaster Declaration for specific counties throughout the State of California. On Saturday, April 1, 2017, President Donald J. Trump issued a Major Disaster Declaration for forty two counties in California, triggering the release of federal funds to help communities recover from severe weather events which occurred between February...

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    Rep. Valadao Releases Statement on BOR Water Allocations

    WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation’s announced water allocations for San Joaquin Valley agricultural service contractors who receive water through the Central Valley Project (CVP). Despite an abundance of precipitation, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation’s announced today it expects to deliver only sixty five percent of contracted water allocations for South-of-Delta Central Valley Project agricultural contract water districts. In response to the announcement, U.S. Congressman David ...

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    POTUS Answers Congressional Request, Issues Disaster Declaration

    WASHINGTON – This morning, President Donald J. Trump issued a Major Disaster Declaration for the State of California in response to bipartisan request from Congress. Following a storm system which occurred in California between January 18 and January 23, this past Friday, U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) led a bipartisan letter requesting President Trump declare a Presidential Declaration of Major Disaster for certain affected areas in the State of California. The letter, which can be r...

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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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    Valadao Introduces Legislation to Improve Western Water Reliability

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Tuesday, January 3, 2017, the first day of the 115th Congress, Congressmen David G. Valadao (CA-21) introduced legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives to modernize water policies throughout the entire Western United States, including in the State of California. Agriculture drives the American economy and is the backbone of California’s economy, a $35 billion industry that produces over 400 commodities and accounts for over a half of our nation’s fruits and vege...

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    Valadao Releases Statement Following Drought Agreement

    WASHINGTON - Today, U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) released the below statement following an agreement between the House and Senate regarding California water provisions. The legislative language will be included in the FY2017 Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) which is scheduled to be considered by the House and Senate this week. "As we head into the winter rainy season, including these temporary provisions in the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) to strengthen California wa...

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    Valadao Releases Statement Following Drought Agreement

    WASHINGTON - Today, U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21) released the below statement following an agreement between the House and Senate regarding California water provisions. The legislative language will be included in the FY2017 Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) which is scheduled to be considered by the House and Senate this week. "As we head into the winter rainy season, including these temporary provisions in the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) to strengthen California wa...

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    House Committee Approves Valadao Westlands Drainage Dispute Legislation

    WASHINGTON - Today, Wednesday, November 16, 2016, the House Committee on Natural Resources approved H.R. 4366, the San Luis Unit Drainage Resolution Act, legislation introduced by U.S. Congressman David G. Valadao (CA-21). This legislation, introduced in January of this year, authorizes the settlement of a long-standing dispute between the United States and the Westlands Water District concerning the management of drainage water within Westlands’ service area in the San Luis Unit of the Central ...

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