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  1. The Desert CaucusRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | JewishTucson

    The Desert Caucus, Inc. will welcome Congressman Jeff Denham on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 11:30 AM at the Arizona Inn. Guests should be potential members and must have reservations.

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  2. Jan30FriRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | JewishTucson

    The Desert Caucus, Inc. will welcome Congressman Jeff Denham on Friday, January 30, 2015 at 11:30 AM at the Arizona Inn. Guests should be potential members and must have reservations.

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  3. Chair Bill Shuster announces House T&I subcommittee assignmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster yesterday announced subcommittee assignments for the 114th Congress. U.S. Rep. Jeff Denham will return this session as chair of the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials.

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  4. Costa, Hahn, Lofgren, Slam Republican Op-EdsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | CaHSR Blog

    Jim Costa, Janice Hahn, and Zoe Lofgren are co-chairs of the Congressional Caucus on California High-Speed Rail - and they're not happy about recent Republican attacks on high speed rail in the pages of the Sacramento Bee. They responded to op-eds by Jeff Denham and Kevin McCarthy with their own op-ed in the Bee over the weekend: Each of us is entitled to our own opinion, but as Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynihan famously said, we are not entitled to our own facts.

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  5. EDITORIAL: Time for 'family values' Congress to value familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Fresno Bee

    There are few realizations as sobering for working parents as that moment when the actual cost of child care becomes clear. In California, a year of infant day care — in a day care center, not with a nanny — averages $11,628, roughly the cost of buying a new Nissan Versa every year until preschool.

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  6. 'Toughest Border Security Bill Ever' Sets Table for Piecemeal StrategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Roll Call

    McCaul heads to the House floor for a vote on July 24, 2014. The House is set to vote next week on what some Republicans are proudly calling "the toughest border security bill ever."

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  7. Boxer vows no more - secret' talks on drought billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Fresno Bee

    While dismissing as "absurd and ridiculous" Republican charges that she single-handedly sank last year's anti-drought efforts, Boxer said she'd strenuously fight this year if she must. Her declarations underscore the complications facing the Central Valley lawmakers and others now preparing another bill.

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  8. Infrastructure talk lacking at State of the Union - Hatch not too...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Politico

    LET'S GIVE 'EM SOMETHING TO TALK ABOUT: President Barack Obama was greeted by a sea of lawmakers in the House chamber last night, including a bolstered GOP majority, as he delivered his sixth State of the Union address. And while the president used the platform to talk about everything from climate change to civil rights, transportation advocates hoping Obama would propose broad, new infrastructure ideas in his speech probably felt like they ran into a roadblock Tuesday night.

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  9. California lawmakers react to State of the Union addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KSBW-TV

    President Obama's speech received mixed reviews from California lawmakers. Central Coast representative Sam Farr, Democrat, praised the president's speech, saying the Republican response in the room was not called for.

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  10. California lawmakers speak out about State of the Union addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KSBW-TV

    California congressional leaders had mixed reviews of President Obama's speech. Some were encouraged by his address, while others say he pointed fingers at the political gridlock in congress.

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  11. Costa, Valadao will wear lapel pins supporting bipartisan group during SOTU addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Fresno Bee

    During Tuesday's State of the Union address by President Barack Obama, look for central San Joaquin Valley Reps. Jim Costa and David Valadao, who will be wearing lapel pins signifying they are part of a bipartisan congressional movement.

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  12. Republicans call President Obama's tax proposal 'non-starter': What do they mean?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Christian Science Monitor

    "Non-starter." A term from the horse-racing world, it refers to an idea critics say is so hopelessly flawed that it isn't worth tackling.

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  13. Why Latinos are key to Democrats' 2016 strategiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | San Diego Source

    For the past 20 years - ever since passage in 1994 of California's abortive anti-illegal immigrant Proposition 187 - Democrats here and around the nation have increasingly depended on Latino votes. Election results last fall showed what happens to Democrats when they somehow disconnect with Hispanics or take them for granted: they lose, or narrowly avert defeat.

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  14. Jeff Denham Denies HSR Funding - Then Complains About Lack of FundingRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | CaHSR Blog

    Congressman Jeff Denham was before high speed rail before he was against it. Since taking office in Congress in 2011 he has done everything he can to stop high speed rail, including helping block any new federal funding for it.

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  15. AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | SFGate

    Republicans wrapped up their meeting at this chocolate-rich company town with rank-and-file lawmakers expressing renewed interest in tackling what many consider a broken immigration system. Republicans acknowledge "we have not handled the issue well," said Rep. Jeff Denham , R-Turlock , who is among those nudging his party to get beyond harsh rhetoric that can be perceived as anti-immigrant.

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  16. Republican Lawmakers Retreat Great For Face Time, But Divisions RemainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | National Public Radio

    "We've all had an opportunity to get to know each other a little better," Speaker Boehner said of this week's Republican retreat in Hershey, Pa. Republican lawmakers of the House and Senate emerged from a rare joint retreat in Hershey, Pa., a town known best for its chocolate, with little to show for it.

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  17. Rep. Denham: Comprehensive Immigration Bill a 'Non-Starter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | News Max

    There is no Republican work group quietly assembling a comprehensive immigration reform bill to take the place of President Barack Obama's November executive actions on amnesty. Rep. Jeff Denham of California, at a Republican House-Senate meeting in Hershey, Pennsylvania, denied a Breitbart News report and termed any such effort a "non-starter," the National Review reports .

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  18. Are Republicans ready to try again on immigration reform?Read the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Los Angeles Times

    Republicans wrapped up their meeting at this chocolate-rich company town with rank-and-file lawmakers expressing renewed interest in tackling what many consider a broken immigration system. Republicans acknowledge "we have not handled the issue well," said California Rep. Jeff Denham , who is among those nudging his party to get beyond harsh rhetoric that can be perceived as anti-immigrant.

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  19. Boehner and McConnell: Can they get their chambers to work together?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Christian Science Monitor

    House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell meet with the press at the GOP retreat at the Hershey Lodge in Hershey, Pa., Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. Look no further than their clothes to glimpse the personality contrasts of Washington's top Republican "power couple": House Speaker John Boehner and Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell .

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  20. The cat is out of the bag: Rep Jeff Denham tips GOP establishment...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Protein Wisdom

    The GOP's most outspoken proponent of comprehensive immigration reform let loose in an interview with reporters here, detailing quiet efforts to draft far-reaching legislation, saying House leadership is "committed" to bringing the hot-button topics on the floor and criticizing President Obama for carrying out too many deportations. The California Republican says he is part of a working group laying the ground work to bring forward comprehensive immigration reform, and that top-ranking Republicans are supportive of addressing the full gamut of immigration topics in legislation in 2015.

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