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February 8, 2021 Press Release



February 8, 2021

CONTACT: Andrew Mamo (914) 393-5012


Harder Calls for Federal Investigation of International EDD Fraud


January 29, 2021 Press Release
Event will Feature Stanislaus County Public Health Officer Dr. Julie Vaishampayan

Modesto, CA – On Thursday, February 4th at 6:00 PM Pacific Time – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) will host his first telephone town hall of 2021. The telephone town hall is one of many listening tour events Rep. Harder is hosting to hear from his constituents on how to be most helpful during this difficult time.

January 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Josh Harder (CA-10) and Jaime Herrera Beutler (WA-3) introduced the Child Care Workforce and Facilities Act to address the shortage of affordable child care facilities and professionals across the nation, especially in rural areas.

January 27, 2021 Press Release

Modesto, CA – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) today announced that the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) has saved 96,074 jobs in his Central Valley district according to data from the SBA.

January 27, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) released an End of Term Report highlighting his wins for the Central Valley in his first term in office.

January 26, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) released the following statement in response to a California State Auditor’s report finding significant issues with the Employment Development Department (EDD).
January 22, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Continuing his mission to ensure nursing home residents in the Valley get access to vaccines promised by the federal government, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) has sent a letter to the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Rochelle Walensky asking the agency to speed up distribution and improve communication on its vaccine distributio

January 20, 2021 Press Release
Many Victims of Fraud May Be Unaware ID Was Stolen Until Tax Bill Arrives

WASHINGTON – In response to the California Employment Development Department’s (EDD’s) failure to identify and prevent identity fraud, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) has asked the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for answers regarding tax implications of that fraud in a letter.

January 20, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) released the following statement after attending the Inauguration of the 46th President of the United States Joseph R. Biden.

“I want to Congratulate President Biden and Vice President Harris on their inauguration. It was an honor to attend this important event which lies at the core of our democracy.

January 15, 2021 Press Release

Modesto, CA – Thanks to the stimulus bill passed late last year, millions of dollars in federal housing support will flow to the Central Valley, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) announced today.