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Congressman Doug LaMalfa

Representing the 1st District of California

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Aug 29, 2017 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) awarded $2,400,000 in grant funding to the City of Weed, CA for the construction of a roadway and additional infrastructure. The project is expected to create 80 jobs and leverage $12 million in private investment.
Aug 25, 2017 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after hosting a transportation summit with Congressman John Garamendi, the Butte County Association of Governments (BCAG), CalTrans, and other local officials. The purpose of the summit was to discuss the significant safety concerns associated with State Route 70, and what the local and federal governments are doing to address the issue.
Aug 24, 2017 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after State Assemblyman Brian Dahle was named the new California State Assembly Republican Leader.
Aug 14, 2017 Press Release
(Richvale, CA) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement upon receiving the national Spirit of Enterprise Award and the national Hard Hat Award on behalf of the US Chamber of Commerce, as well as the local Redding, Anderson and City of Shasta Lake Chambers of Commerce. These awards honor members of Congress for their commitment to pro-growth, pro-jobs policies during the second session of the 114th Congress.
Aug 3, 2017 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded $2,582,557.00 to rehabilitate the taxiway at Redding Municipal Airport.
Aug 3, 2017 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after Covered California announced that Californians will experience an average health insurance premium increase of 12.5%. Northern California is hit the hardest of all, with an average premium increase of 33.2% for 2018.
Jul 31, 2017 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after announcing a town hall meeting to take place in Chico, California in August.
Jul 31, 2017 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) and Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA) issued the following statement after sending a bipartisan letter to the California Water Commission supporting Proposition 1 funding for Sites Reservoir.
Jul 28, 2017 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) and Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA), co-authors of H.R.1241, the American Food for American Schools Act, responded today to the findings of an audit investigating how well California schools are complying with “Buy American” provisions for school food. The audit found that the state does little to ensure that schools follow the federal rules designed to ensure that schools purchase domestic food for lunches and other school food programs.
Jul 28, 2017 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after the House passed S. 114, a bill to authorize appropriations for the Veterans Choice Program. The House also passed eleven other pieces of legislation that will expand services and improve care for U.S. veterans.

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In The News

Mar 13, 2015 In The News

The U.S. Forest Service is not meeting its goals on forest management to prevent wildfires, or to quickly salvage burned timber after fires take place, according to U.S. Rep. Doug LaMalfa.

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Feb 27, 2015 In The News

A few buildings dot the landscape in the valley proposed for the Sites Reservoir. Bill Husa - Chico Enterprise-Record file

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Feb 20, 2015 In The News

The Department of Veterans’ Affairs has been involved in a scandal regarding the failure to process valid benefit claims, forcing General Eric Shinseki to resign as Secretary of the department on May 30, 2014.

Feb 20, 2015 In The News

02/19/2015 04:00:53 PM PST

By Doug Oakley

OAKLAND -- The Oakland office of Veterans Affairs improperly filed and then lost about 14,000 unprocessed veterans benefit claims, some dating back to the 1990s, according to a federal government investigation released Wednesday.

Feb 20, 2015 In The News

A government watchdog revealed on Wednesday that a regional Department of Veterans Affairs office in Oakland, Calif., dealt with disability claims the easy way: by stuffing them by the thousands into a filing cabinet and doing absolutely nothing.

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Feb 19, 2015 In The News

The Department of Veterans Affairs’ internal watchdog determined that an Oakland, Calif.-based regional office mismanaged more than 13,000 disability claims found tucked away in a filing cabinet over two years ago, according to a report released Wednesday.

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Feb 18, 2015 In The News

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ regional office in Oakland shoved thousands of compensation and disability claims from military vets into a filing cabinet without processing them, leaving many veterans or their surviving family members without needed benefits, the agency’s inspector general said in a report issued Wednesday.

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Videos

Mar 20, 2013 Video

Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) discusses the release of the House budget plan prepared by Budget Committee Paul Ryan, which balances the budget in ten years without raising taxes.

Mar 6, 2013 Video

Representative Doug LaMalfa gives an update on today's Continuing Resolution vote that will prevent a government shutdown, while reducing spending.  The measure also protects the military and veterans without increasing taxes.

Mar 6, 2013 Video

Representative LaMalfa gives an update on sequester budget reductions and on identified government waste.

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