Press Releases

March 23, 2020 Press Release

Modesto, CA – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) will hold a second emergency telephone town hall with his constituents and special guests from San Joaquin County Public Health Services. The event will provide answers to many frequently asked questions.

The event will take place today, March 23rd from 1:30-2:30 Pacific Time.

March 20, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) is finalizing legislation to give everyone access to the Coronavirus vaccine once it’s completed all necessary testing and development.

March 16, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder’s (CA-10) Paid Sick Leave Credit Act has passed the House of Representatives as part of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. Rep.

March 12, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – In response to concerns over missed work for employees, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) has introduced the Paid Sick Leave Credit Act of 2020. The bill would provide tax credits to businesses that pay sick leave to employees who miss work because of the Coronavirus.

March 11, 2020 Press Release
Bill Will Make Massive Investments in Local Storage Projects, Water Infrastructure, Research

WASHINGTON – The first bill introduced by Representative Josh Harder (CA-10), the Securing Access for the Central Valley and Enhancing (SAVE) Water Resources Act passed in the Natural Resources Committee today on a vote of 19-12.

March 10, 2020 Press Release
Central Valley Region Receives Fourth-Lowest Funding Level in America Despite High Rates of Trafficking

WASHINGTON – After discussions with Stanislaus County Sheriff Jeff Dirkse, Representative Josh Harder (CA-10), in a letter, has asked the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) to increase federal funding to support local efforts to fight drug trafficking.

March 10, 2020 Press Release
Stanislaus County Public Health Officer, Assistant Director of Emergency Services to Join Call to Provide Updates

WASHINGTON – As the result of recommendations from public health agencies, Representative Josh Harder will postpone his planned town hall in Modesto focusing on the Census on March 18th.  Instead, he will hold an informational telephone town hall on the Coronavirus with Stanislaus County Public Health Officer Dr.

March 6, 2020 Press Release
Winner’s Artwork to be Displayed in the U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) today announced that he will be accepting submissions for the 2020 Congressional Art Competition. High school students residing in the 10th Congressional District are encouraged to participate by submitting original artwork. The winning piece of artwork will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol.

March 4, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Representative Josh Harder (CA-10) today voted to pass a nearly $8.3 billion emergency aid package aimed at containing and treating the coronavirus outbreak which has infected 80 Americans nationally through the House of Representatives.

February 26, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – After pushing for months, Representative Josh Harder’s (CA-10) bipartisan bill to fight the invasion of giant South American swamp rats passed the House of Representatives today with unanimous support.