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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 »

Teachers and Educator Groups Give Strong Endorsement of U.S. Representative Jeff Denham for Reelection

For Immediate Release November 2, 2016 Contact: Dave Gilliard Phone: (916) 626-6804 (Modesto, CA) – -Today, the California Teacher’s Association (CTA), as well as the National Education Association (NEA) announced their strong support for U.S. Representative Jeff Denham’s re-election for the 10th Congressional District of California. The California Teacher’s Association provided a glowing endorsement, stating,… Read more »

Stanislaus County Sheriff Endorses Denham for Re-election

For Immediate Release October 20, 2016 Contact: Dave Gilliard Phone: (916) 626-6804 U.S. Congressman Jeff Denham announced receiving the endorsement of Stanislaus County Sheriff, Adam Christianson. “I have known Jeff for more than 10 years. He has become not only a colleague, but a trusted friend. His proven leadership in the 10th district makes him… Read more »

National Association of Home Builders Endorses Denham

For Immediate Release October 20, 2016 Contact: Dave Gilliard Phone: (916) 626-6804 MODESTO, CA—Today, U.S. Representative Jeff Denham announced receiving the endorsement of the National Association of Home Builders(NAHB) for re-election to Congress. The National Association of Home Builders is a Washington-based trade association representing more than 140,000 members involved in home building, remodeling, multifamily… Read more »

California Association of Highway Patrolmen Endorse Rep. Jeff Denham

For Immediate Release October 11, 2016 Contact: Dave Gilliard Phone: (916) 626-6804 MODESTO, CA – – Today U.S. Representative Jeff Denham announced the endorsement of the California Association of Highway Patrolmen (CAHP) in his campaign for reelection to the 10th Congressional District. In an endorsement letter CAHP President Doug Villars commented on Rep. Denham’s actions… Read more »