Press Releases

May 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) is leading a bipartisan group of lawmakers from across the country in an effort to ensure that Central Valley specialty crop growers aren’t again left out of a critical aid program provided to farmers harmed by Chinese tariffs.

May 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) worked to pass an amendment he authored through the House of Representatives which would improve health care access for people struggling with opioid use disorder. The amendment passed on a bipartisan vote of 243-174. 

May 16, 2019 Press Release
Central Valley Sheriffs and Police Chiefs Provided Inspiration for Bill

People Are More Likely to Encounter Police Than Get Medical Help During Mental Health Crises

May 14, 2019 Press Release
Legislation Would Guarantee Spouses of Fallen Officers Qualify for Federal Scholarships

Bill Developed Alongside Anamika Chand-Singh, Wife of Fallen Hero

May 9, 2019 Press Release
Focuses on Access to Mental Health Care

Access to Mental Health Care is Top Priority Health Need in Stanislaus County   


May 9, 2019 Press Release
Tri-Valley San Joaquin Valley Regional Rail Authority Seeks $25 Million to Build New Stations, Maintenance Facility

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) has led a letter to the Department of Transportation (DOT) in support of the Tri-Valley San Joaquin Valley Regional Rail Authority’s application for a federal investment through DOT’s Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) program.

May 8, 2019 Press Release
Bipartisan Legislation Would Support CPS Efforts to Respond to Abuse, Neglect by Parents with Addictions

One in Eight Kids Has Lived with Addicted Parent over Past Year

May 8, 2019 Press Release
Ted Cruz, Elizabeth Warren Led Senate Version of Resolution

WASHINGTON – Representatives Josh Harder (CA-10) and Elise Stefanik (NY-21) have introduced a bipartisan resolution to designate April 18th as Military Retiree Appreciation Day. The resolution would honor military retirees’ commitment to lifelong service and dedication to their country.

May 6, 2019 Press Release
Grand Prize Winner Kaylee Harvey of Tracy to Display Work on Capitol Hill, Receive Free Trip to Washington, D.C.

MODESTO – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) announced the winners of the 2019 Congressional Art Competition at a ceremony with contestants at Mistlin Art Gallery in Modesto on Friday evening.

May 2, 2019 Press Release
Students Require Nominations from Members of Congress; Applications Due October 31st

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) is encouraging students in the Central Valley to apply to his office to request an official military academy nomination. To attend the U.S. Air Force Academy, the U.S. Military Academy, the U.S. Naval Academy, or the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, a student must be nominated by a member of Congress. The U.S.