Congressman Doug LaMalfa

Representing the 1st District of California
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Jan 28, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) today voted in favor of a measure to expedite the approval process for liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports by placing a 30 day deadline for the Department of Energy to issue a final decision on construction applications after an environmental review is complete.

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Jan 23, 2015 Blog Post

FEMA does not require that anyone purchase flood insurance.  The Federal requirement to purchase flood insurance is based on the lender’s determination that the building is located in a Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) on the current Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM).  The SFHA is an area subject to inundation by the base (1-percent-annual-chance) flood.  In accordance with the Flood Disaster Pro

Jan 20, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) today released the following comments on the President’s State of the Union Address:

Jan 19, 2015 In The News

By Barbara Arrigoni, Oroville Mercury Register

Posted: 01/19/15, 5:22 PM PST

People listen while Ajamu Lamumba Monday recites excerpts from Martin Luther King Jr’s. speech “I’ve been to the mountaintop” during the Martin Luther King Jr. celebration at the Southside Community Center in Oroville. Bill Husa — Enterprise-Record
 

Jan 14, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) today announced mobile staff office hours in Red Bluff, California. LaMalfa’s staff will be on hand to answer questions, provide updates on legislation and help constituents with veteran’s benefits, Social Security and other federal programs.     

What: Red Bluff Mobile Office Hours

Jan 14, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) today released the following statement applauding the House passage of H.R. 240, the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act of 2015.

Jan 13, 2015 In The News

By David Smith
dsmith@siskiyoudaily.com

Posted Jan. 13, 2015 @ 9:18 am

Siskiyou County’s Congressional representative Doug LaMalfa voted recently to alter the requirement that employees working 30 hours per week be provided with health insurance by their employers.

Jan 13, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) today delivered the following statement on the floor of the U. S. House of Representatives in support of a package of amendments to the FY 2015 Homeland Security Appropriations bill to stop President Obama’s executive overreach on immigration. 

Jan 12, 2015 In The News

By: U.S. Rep. Doug LaMalfa /Guest Columnist

Jan 8, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Rep. LaMalfa (R-CA) today voted in favor of legislation that would return the legal definition of full-time employment to the traditional 40 hours per week.

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Jan 19, 2015 In The News

By Barbara Arrigoni, Oroville Mercury Register

Posted: 01/19/15, 5:22 PM PST

People listen while Ajamu Lamumba Monday recites excerpts from Martin Luther King Jr’s. speech “I’ve been to the mountaintop” during the Martin Luther King Jr. celebration at the Southside Community Center in Oroville. Bill Husa — Enterprise-Record
 

Jan 13, 2015 In The News

By David Smith
dsmith@siskiyoudaily.com

Posted Jan. 13, 2015 @ 9:18 am

Siskiyou County’s Congressional representative Doug LaMalfa voted recently to alter the requirement that employees working 30 hours per week be provided with health insurance by their employers.

Jan 12, 2015 In The News

By: U.S. Rep. Doug LaMalfa /Guest Columnist

Dec 16, 2014 In The News

December 10, 2014 - By Dave Kranz - A vote in the U.S. House of Representatives this week renewed discussion of California drought relief in Washington, D.C., and set the stage for the likelihood of additional legislation in the new Congress next year.

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Dec 8, 2014 In The News
A new drought-relief bill a California congressman has proposed to make the most out of this summer's negotiations with U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein has itself encountered opposition from Democrats in the House of Representatives.
Dec 3, 2014 In The News

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By Kitty Felde

After the collapse of secret negotiations that sought to change federal policy to send more water to Central Valley farmers, California's Republican lawmakers have come up with Plan B: a completely new water bill.

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Oct 6, 2014 In The News

It sounds so logical and simple.

Shouldn’t those men and women in turnouts, jumping from planes, trudging through the wilderness with axes and other hand tools they use to battle some of the most destructive blazes in history be called what they are? Wildland firefighters.

Oct 3, 2014 In The News

REDDING, California - Under a bill recently introduced in Congress, wildland firefighters could someday be called wildland firefighters.

U.S. Rep. Doug LaMalfa, R-Richvale, has introduced a bill that would change the job title of employees in five federal land management agencies to “wildland firefighter.”

Oct 1, 2014 In The News

As a member of this area’s veteran community I want to thank Congressman LaMalfa and his staff for their untiring efforts to bring veterans’ claims to light and have them processed. The regional office, in Oakland had been sitting on and hiding veterans’ claims for years. Some were found stacked in a broom closet. One veteran’s claim had languished in that office for over 30 years.

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May 16, 2013 Video

<p>Representative Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) is a co-sponsor of HR-45 that would repeal the Obama Healthcare Takeover. Obamacare increase taxes, healthcare costs, removes choice and will inject the IRS into the lives of Americans to an even greater extent. Now is the time to repeal the law.</p>

May 16, 2013 Video

<p>Representative Doug LaMalfa spoke on the House floor in favor of the Full Faith and Credit Act which would ensure America does not default on its debt. The bill ensures that mandatory spending items are paid first with incoming tax receipts in order to remove the threat of a government shutdown.</p>

May 16, 2013 Video

<p>Representative Doug LaMalfa criticized the poor handling of the FAA sequester cuts by the Obama Administration. Despite having latitude to make reductions in low priority spending the administration forced a less than 5% budget reduction to impact 40% of all flights in the country.</p>

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