Press Releases

August 13, 2020 Press Release

Modesto, CA – Next week, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) will host an informational webinar to provide teachers with free additional resources to help them effectively adapt to distance learning and give them resources for the non-traditional school year.

August 13, 2020 Press Release
Federal Government Promised Rapid Testing Machines, Kits to 2,400 Nursing Homes in “Hot Spots” by Mid-August

Central Valley Counties, Nursing Homes Have Not Received Machines or Kits

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August 12, 2020 Press Release

Modesto, CA – After receiving complaints and concerns from dozens of constituents, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) sent a letter to the California Employment Development Department (EDD) asking the agency to resolve the issues that have plagued the distribution of unemployment benefits. Some of Rep.

August 11, 2020 Press Release
Event Will Give Constituents Opportunity to Safely Connect with Their Representative in Person

Modesto, CA – Building on his record of accessibility, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) will host his first-ever drive-through office hours next Wednesday, August 19th in Modesto from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Pacific Time. The event will allow Central Valley residents to safely connect with their representative in person.

August 6, 2020 Press Release

Modesto, CA – Today, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) announced two federal investments through the Department of Justice (DOJ) to provide support to survivors of human trafficking in Modesto and Tracy. The investments are being made through the DOJ’s Housing Assistance for Victims of Human Trafficking Program and total $788,855.

August 5, 2020 Press Release
Federal CARES Act Funding Can Be Directed to Hiring Mental Health Professionals in Central Valley

Modesto, CA – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) today sent a letter to State Superintendent Tony Thurmond and Governor Gavin Newsom asking that the state of California prioritize staffing of mental health professionals during the Coronavirus Pandemic. With students at home and missing normal social and educational opportunities, Rep.

July 31, 2020 Press Release
House Water Appropriations Bill Includes Funding for Del Puerto Canyon, Sites, Los Vaqueros

WASHINGTON – After securing substantial support in last year’s funding package, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) announced that this year’s water development funding bill also includes millions in funding for water storage projects which benefit the Central Valley.

July 29, 2020 Press Release
Previous School Reopening Town Hall Included over 6,000 Participants

School Reopening Plans in Chaos as Governor Orders Closures, Local Districts Scramble to Amend Plans

July 29, 2020 Press Release
Walnuts Have Fallen from #5 Exported Crop in CA to #13 Since 2018

Ninety-Nine Percent of U.S. Walnut Production Based in CA

July 27, 2020 Press Release
Government Agencies Mistakenly Billed or Denied Payments to More than 2,300 People

Modesto, CA – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) today announced that his office has now saved constituents $3,001,426.00 in government benefits or mistaken bills from government agencies.

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