Posts By: Team Denham

High-speed rail project vastly underestimated cost of relocating utility lines beneath Fresno

By Ralph Vartabedian Buried beneath Fresno were some costly surprises for the California bullet train authority, which disclosed Tuesday that the price of utility relocations along a 29-mile section of railway has surged from a 2013 estimate of $69 million to $396 million. Although it was known that moving gas lines, sewer pipes, water mains… Read more »

The United States Chamber of Commerce Endorses Jeff Denham for Congress

STANISLAUS COUNTY, CA – – Today U.S. Representative Jeff Denham announced the endorsement of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The United States Chamber of Commerce is the world’s largest business federation. In a letter to Jeff Denham, President Thomas Donohue stated, “Last year the House passed legislation that provided tax relief for American business, rolled… Read more »

Stanislaus County Farm Bureau Endorses Jeff Denham For Congress

STANISLAUS COUNTY, CA – – Today U.S. Representative Jeff Denham announced the endorsement of the Stanislaus County Farm Bureau (SCFB) in his campaign for reelection. The Stanislaus County Farm Bureau is a local grassroots organization that works to preserve agriculture in the area. “I’m honored to have the support of the Stanislaus County Farm Bureau,”… Read more »

Soldiers thank Denham for helping get bonuses back

By Glenn Kahl It was a celebration of sorts Monday morning at the Manteca Veterans Center.California National Guard Commander Major General David Baldwin — along with Congressman Jeff Denham who fought for the return of re-enlistment bonuses for military personnel state-wide who had served in battle — where on hand at the Moffat Boulevard Veterans… Read more »

Bonuses returned to Ripon soldier

The federal government has returned $46,000 in re-enlistment bonuses they paid and then demanded back from California National Guardsman Chris Van Meter. The 42-year-old former Army captain, who now lives in Ripon after moving from Manteca, was caught up in what investigators called “rampant fraud and mismanagement” by the state National Guard struggling to meet… Read more »

Eggman Campaign continues to copy and paste DCCC attacks

Today Michael Eggman (D-Kingsburg) released a new ad attacking Jeff Denham using the same talking points Pelosi recruits have used across the country. “Voters in this election are concerned about real issues like keeping their doctor or which candidate has a plan to bring jobs to the Valley,” said Dave Gilliard, spokesman for Jeff Denham…. Read more »

The Modesto Bee: Endorsement: With a Valley-can attitude, send Rep. Jeff Denham back to Congress

MODESTO, Calif. – As Absentee Ballots are being mailed to voters Congressman Denham continues to show strength in his reelection bid. Just recently Congressman Denham earned the endorsement of the Modesto Bee for his commitment to finding bipartisan solutions to the challenges the Valley faces, especially when it comes to fixing our water infrastructure and helping… Read more »

Congressman Denham meets with Hispanic Advisory Council Water, Jobs and Valley issues dominate discussion

For Immediate Release September 2, 2014 Contact: Dave Gilliard Today Congressman Denham met with his Hispanic Advisory Council to discuss issues affecting the Central Valley and ways to increase Hispanic participation in elections right here in the 10th Congressional District. Members of the Committee include: Guillermo Ochoa, Frank Johnson, Bill Moreno, Vladimir Rodriguez, Ponciano Madrigal,… Read more »

Denham Statement on Situation in Iraq

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jordan Langdon Date: August 8, 2014 PERMALINK WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) issued the following statement regarding the situation in Iraq: “The world cannot tolerate the creation of a terrorist state in the heart of the Middle East. Nor can we watch as some of the world’s most ancient… Read more »