Press Releases

October 23, 2019 Press Release
Blackouts Expected Today – More Possible This Weekend

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) went off on Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) for neglecting to update its infrastructure for decades while giving out millions of dollars in bonuses to executives in a speech on the Floor of the House of Representatives. Rep.

October 22, 2019 Press Release
Harder is Official “Commemorative Partner” for Historic Anniversary

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) is inviting all veterans who served during the Vietnam War, regardless of duty station, to contact his office to obtain an official Vietnam Veteran pin. The Department of Defense is leading an effort to honor all Vietnam-era veterans dring the officially-observed 50th anniversary of the war. Rep.

October 22, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) is encouraging the leaders of the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis to consider policy proposals that account for the needs of farmers when crafting their legislative recommendations to Congress. The committee is slated to offer a series of proposals to counter the climate crisis in March 2020.

October 22, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Reps. Josh Harder (CA-10), John Garamendi (CA-03), Jim Costa (CA-16), and TJ Cox (CA-21) and U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) released the following statement on the updated biological opinions for federally protected fish species and coordinated operations of the Central Valley Project and State Water Project:

October 21, 2019 Press Release
Deadline for Submissions: November 1st

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) is encouraging students to submit their original apps for the Congressional App Challenge in advance of the submission deadline on November 1st. The competition is an opportunity for students interested in computer science, technology, and coding to compete on a national stage by developing an original software application.

October 17, 2019 Press Release
Updated Internal Report Indicates Nearly One Million Children Would Lose Access to School Lunches Under Trump Administration Proposal

Sixty-Three Percent of Students in Harder’s District Qualify for Free and Reduced Lunch

October 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) released the following statement asking Governor Gavin Newsom to refrain from taking funds from Highway 99 redevelopment in the Central Valley and raiding funding from planned rail projects including the Altamont Corridor Express (ACE).

October 16, 2019 Press Release
Event Will Feature Experts in Social Security and Medicare, Phone Scams

Nearly Half of All Phone Calls This Year Expected to Be Scam Calls

October 4, 2019 Press Release

Modesto, CA – Building on his commitment to accessibility, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) will host his 17th in-person town hall in Manteca during the 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.

October 3, 2019 Press Release
Central Valley Faces Threat from Invasive Swamp Rats: Without Action, State Could be Infested Within Five Years

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) is calling on the Trump Administration to reverse its plan to disband the National Invasive Species Council (NISC), which unifies all federal efforts to combat invasive species into a single body.