Press Releases

Nov 13, 2019 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement as Democrats’ began the first day of impeachment proceedings in the public eye.
Nov 8, 2019 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development announced a $148,300 grant to the Town of Paradise to support the community’s recovery efforts from the 2018 Camp Fire. The funds will support renovations to a building that will become the new Building Resiliency Center (BRC) in Paradise that will serve as a permanent home for information and resources available to residents trying to recover and rebuild from the Camp Fire.
Oct 31, 2019 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after voting against H. Res. 660, a resolution to formalize Democrats’ impeachment inquiry into President Trump.
Oct 30, 2019 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after joining fellow Representatives Zoe Lofgren (CA-19), Dan Newhouse (WA-04), Jimmy Panetta (CA-20), Mike Simpson (ID-02), and Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-25) as well as agricultural stakeholders and labor organizations to unveil the Farm Workforce Modernization Act.
Oct 23, 2019 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after he and fellow Republican members of the House entered the sensitive compartmented information facility (SCIF) in the basement of the U.S. Capitol and demanded transparency on proceedings related to the impeachment investigation into President Trump.
Oct 21, 2019 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after voting to censure Rep. Adam Schiff, Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, in response to his partisan exaggeration of the transcript between President Trump and Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky. The censuring of a Member of Congress shows the House’s extreme disapproval of their actions and requires the Member to stand trial in the House Chamber. The Democrat majority in the House voted to block the measure.
Oct 9, 2019 Press Release
(Chico, CA) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Secretary Elaine Chao announced the Rural Opportunities to Use Transportation for Economic Success (ROUTES) initiative. This new initiative will help address infrastructure needs and improve economic competitiveness in rural America.
Issues:
Oct 9, 2019 Press Release
(Chico, CA) Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after speaking to the CEO of Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) Monday to urge them to speed up hardening power generation and transmission assets to prevent future power outages and eliminate needless fire risk.
Oct 3, 2019 Press Release
New tariffs on Spanish olives will benefit California ripe olive industry
(Richvale, CA) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after the World Trade Organization (WTO) announced that the United States can impose annual tariffs up to $7.5 billion on goods from the European Union, the largest award in WTO history, in response to illegal subsidies given to Airbus in the past.
Oct 1, 2019 Press Release
LaMalfa’s Electricity Reliability and Forest Protection Act helps avoid fire risk near power lines
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) U.S. Forest Service (USFS) proposed a new rule to strengthen vegetation management near power lines and electric rights-of-way, as authorized by language authored by Rep. LaMalfa that was signed into law in 2018.
Issues:

Pages