Press Releases

September 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10), in a letter, has asked the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) to provide an update regarding the status of legal services provided to children and babies in the Unaccompanied Alien Children (UAC) program at a small group home in Modesto.

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September 9, 2019 Press Release
Legislation will Assist Agency Responsible for Overseeing Transactions Like Those that Caused 2008 Recession

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder today introduced the Financial Watchdog Support Act, legislation to help improve oversight of financial transactions between big banks and other financial institutions. The bill will fix part of a 2010 law which was designed to prevent another financial catastrophe but has been inefficient.

September 6, 2019 Press Release
Harder Pushing to Ensure a Pathway for Voluntary Settlement Agreements

Modesto, CA – Today U.S. Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) joined a coalition of Central Valley representatives in calling on Governor Gavin Newsom to amend California Senate Bill SB1 to preserve the viability of voluntary agreements for Central Valley farmers and water users across the state. In regards to this concern, Rep. Harder released the following statement.

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September 4, 2019 Press Release
Workshop Will Help Navy, Coast Guard Vets And Spouses Access Disability Benefits That Were Denied for over Four Decades

Modesto, CA – Next week, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) and the Stanislaus County Veterans Service Office will host a workshop to help local Vietnam Navy veterans who were exposed to Agent Orange but have been denied their benefits for decades.

September 3, 2019 Press Release
Harder Commissioned Report in Response to Concerns from Constituents with Diabetes

Modesto, CA – After meeting with local advocates for people with diabetes, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) released a report he had commissioned regarding the costs of insulin in the Central Valley compared with other developed countries.

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August 30, 2019 Press Release
Construction Bid is Step Forward for Facility, Progress Still to be Made

Modesto, CA – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) today released the following statement regarding the announcement of S.J. Amoroso Construction Co. Inc. receiving the construction bid for the French Camp VA facility:

August 29, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) slammed the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) for its incompetence in handling a local request for investment which would bring an estimated 2,000 jobs to the Central Valley.

August 28, 2019 Press Release
National Competition is an Opportunity for Local Students to Showcase Programming Skills

Students Are Encouraged to Register by September 10th; Submissions Due November 1st

August 27, 2019 Press Release
Deadline Extended for Card Submissions to September 6th

Modesto, CA – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) is thanking residents of the Central Valley who took the time to make or send birthday cards to Tom Dimperio, a WWII Veteran from Modesto who turned 100 years old on August 18th.

August 26, 2019 Press Release
Students Must Earn Nomination from Member of Congress to Attend Academies

Modesto, CA – Next week, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) will host an information session to assist students interested in attending a military academy. Applications are due on October 31st, but Rep. Harder encourages students to attend the info session and apply early. Every academy besides the U.S. Coast Guard Academy requires a Congressional nomination.

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