Press Releases

July 27, 2020 Press Release
Federal Investment Provides Critical Resources to Support Early Education, Nutrition for Children of Farmworkers

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) today announced that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will invest $2,334,992 to help continue Migrant Head Start programs in the Central Valley.

July 24, 2020 Press Release
More than 1,500 Swamp Rats Caught Since 2018 – Over 500 Since May

WASHINGTON – After Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) led an effort to make California eligible to receive federal funding to eradicate invasive nutria, the House of Representatives passed legislation that allows the state to apply for millions of dollars in federal funding to combat the pest.

July 24, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – As the federal program designed to supplement unemployment benefits paid through states is set to end this weekend, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) is encouraging leaders in Washington to collaborate on an immediate, bipartisan solution. Without additional assistance, thousands of people in Rep.

July 23, 2020 Press Release
Fair Cancellations Could Result in Permanent Closures, Sale of Fairgrounds

Modesto, CA – In response to concerns from county and state fair leaders, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) is introducing the Protecting Fairs During Coronavirus Act.

July 21, 2020 Press Release
School Reopening Plans in Chaos as Governor Orders Closures, Local Districts Scramble to Amend Plans

Harder Continues to Receive Questions from Parents in His District

July 20, 2020 Press Release
Scams Have Doubled Since Beginning of Pandemic – Including Attempts to Steal Stimulus Checks, Unemployment Benefits, Personal Information

WASHINGTON – In response to the explosion of scams during the Coronavirus Pandemic, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) introduced the Protecting Seniors from Scams Act, which would help Congress and federal regulators crack down on fraud committed against senior citizens during national emergencies.

July 17, 2020 Press Release
Task Force to Focus on Addressing Disproportionate Virus Rates Among Latino Community

Approximately Seventy Percent of Positive Cases in Harder’s District are Latino

July 15, 2020 Press Release
Harder’s Fair Care for Vietnam Veterans Act Would Guarantee Benefits to Tens of Thousands of Veterans Left out of Existing Agent Orange Exposure Program

30+ Veterans Groups Support Effort to Include Harder’s Bill

Harder’s Grandfather, A Vietnam Veteran, Died of a Heart Attack after Exposure to Agent Orange

July 9, 2020 Press Release
Harder Supported Passage of PPP Legislation in March

Program Accepting Additional Applications through August 8th

July 8, 2020 Press Release
Worth Over $100 Million Annually, California Export Market Threatened by Unequal Playing Field; Could Worsen with Future Deal

Over 50 Members of Congress Join Effort