Press Releases

August 15, 2019 Press Release
Grants will Provide Resources to Expand Low Income Housing, Improve Emergency Shelters, and Re-House Homeless

Turlock, CA - Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) announced that the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will invest $2.5 million to help expand affordable housing for low income and moderate income people in Stanislaus County.

August 14, 2019 Press Release
Detention Facilities Remain Serious Humanitarian Crisis, Have Seen Minor Progress Thanks to Public Outcry

Modesto, CA – Yesterday, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) led a bipartisan fact-finding mission to the southern border to get a first-hand look at the conditions in which asylum-seekers and other immigrants are being held. The tour took Rep.

August 8, 2019 Press Release
Tom Dimperio, Modesto Native, Was Awarded Three Purple Hearts, Bronze Star for Service in WWII

Modesto, CA – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) is encouraging Americans to send birthday cards to Tom Dimperio, a WWII hero who will turn 100 years old on August 18th. Dimperio is originally from Hoboken, New Jersey served in Italy during the war and went on to work for the United States Postal Service. Cards should be sent to Josh Harder’s Modesto office

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August 8, 2019 Press Release
Will Provide Hands-On Study of Air Pollution in Central Valley

Modesto, CA – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) today announced a $790,417.00 investment through the National Science Foundation (NSF) to allow the California State University System to improve science technology, engineering, and mathematics education at CSU Stanislaus, Bakersfield, and Fresno.

August 7, 2019 Press Release

Modesto, CA – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) today announced a federal Department of Education Investment of $443,308 to allow the Central Valley Opportunity Center (CVOC) to provide farmworkers with High School Equivalency Diplomas (HSEDs). This is the first annual installment of a five-year grant through the Department’s High School Equivalency Program.

August 5, 2019 Press Release
Grants Will Provide Modesto Resources to get Families Off the Street, Expand Low and Moderate Income Housing

Modesto, CA – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) announced that the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will invest $2.9 million to help increase affordable housing for low income and moderate income people in Modesto. 

August 2, 2019 Press Release

Modesto, CA – Building on his commitment to accessibility, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) will host his 13th in-person town hall during the upcoming district work period, as well as a Veterans’ Emergency Care Workshop.

July 29, 2019 Press Release
Wants Continued Negotiations, Bipartisan Vote

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) is joining a coalition of Democrats from agriculture-reliant districts in asking Democratic leadership to continue negotiations on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) and for a final bipartisan vote on the deal by the end of the year.

July 29, 2019 Press Release
Event in Spanish and English to Provide More Avenues for Central Valley Residents to Connect with Rep. Harder

Modesto, CA – Building on his commitment to accessibility, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) will host his twelfth in-person town hall during the upcoming district work period. Town halls give folks in the Central Valley an opportunity to make their voices heard, ask questions about what’s happening in Washington, and get help with federal issues.  

July 26, 2019 Press Release

Modesto, CA – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) released the following statement condemning a racially-motivated attack on a Sikh Priest and the Sikh Temple in Modesto last night. Details are still emerging, but Rep. Harder and local law enforcement are still seeking the criminal responsible.

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