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  1. Legislators seeking federal regulation of natural gas storageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | LA Daily News

    ... legislation in the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee last December, and Representative Jeff Denham, R-Modesto, chairman of the Subcommittee on Railways, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials. Knight also talked with officials from ...

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  2. Jim Costa endorses Hillary Clinton for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Fresno Bee

    It is my view that Secretary Hillary Clinton is the most qualified candidate to serve as the next President of the United States. "It is my view that Secretary Hillary Clinton is the most qualified candidate to serve as the next President of the United States," Costa said in a statement released by the Clinton campaign.

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  3. FAA reform bill includes trucker mileage-pay protectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    A provision that would prohibit states from imposing their own labor laws or regulations on interstate truck drivers - language passed by the House but ultimately dropped from the highway bill, or FAST Act, late last year - has reemerged in a long-awaited and just-released House aviation authorization bill. Tucked away near the end of the "Title VI-Miscellaneous" portion of the Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization Act of 2016 , Sec. 611 copies the highway bill amendment by Rep. Jeff Denham that spells out "Federal Authority" over state and local laws.

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  4. Transportation committee leaders want visionary leader for AmtrakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Amtrak's next president needs the vision and management skills to implement new reforms and improve the passenger railroad's performance, a pair of Republicans on the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee said in a letter to the railroad's Board of Directors. Current Amtrak President and CEO Joseph Boardman is retiring later this year.

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  5. Amtrak Expands Pets Program Across The CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Mass Transit

    Amtrak announced it has extended and expanded its pets program, allowing customers to continue traveling with their small pets on many eastern corridor trains. Amtrak has also added this service for trips up to 7 hours in length to most long distance trains beginning Tuesday, Feb. 16, and is starting a weekend-only pilot program on Acela Express starting, Saturday, Feb. 20. As a result of the success of its pilot test, Amtrak has made its program permanent on eastern and select mid-western corridor trains and expanded the program to its long distance trains throughout the nation .

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  6. McClintock Endorses Cruz For PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | My Mother Lode

    The morning after his Iowa Caucus win comes the announcement that Ted Cruz has picked up the endorsement of Mother Lode Congressman Tom McClintock. McClintock, the District Four Republican represents the Mother Lode region.

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  7. Family of a female WWII pilot presses Arlington to accept her ashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Stars and Stripes

    Elaine Harmon was one of about 1,000 female pilots who served stateside during World War II to free up male pilots for combat. After the war, she helped persuade Congress to recognize the women's service and grant them veteran status and benefits.

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  8. Federal Legislation To Increase Californiaa s Water SupplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | My Mother Lode

    California's senior U.S. Senator is introducing drought legislation that would spend $1.3-billion on water storage, desalination, and recycling. Senator Diane Feinstein says 132 projects are identified in the "Emergency Drought Relief Act," and she claims it would produce upwards of 1.1 million acre ft.

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  9. Retiring California lawmakers talk about what's left to do and what's nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Los Angeles Times

    Sen. Barbara Boxer has announced she will not run for another term in 2016. Afterward she plans to focus on her political action commmittee and work on women's health issues.

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  10. Feinstein water plan would fund recycling, desalination and storageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Los Angeles Times

    California's congressional delegation continued to wrangle over how to respond to the Golden State's water crisis Thursday when Sen. Dianne Feinstein released what she called a "discussion draft" of proposed legislation. "In my 23 years in the Senate , this has been the most difficult bill to put together.

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  11. Some fear presidential overreach; others applaud effort Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | RecordNET

    Reaction has been far-reaching to President Barack Obama's plans to restrict gun access by executive orders in response to a score of recent mass shootings. “This is a deliberate attempt to bypass Congress and a blatant demonstration of executive overreach,” Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Turlock, said in a statement Wednesday.

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  12. House races in California: The thrill is goneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Rep. Mike Honda thanks supporter Ben Stetson from Sunnyvale after signing his campaign poster after declaring victory Nov. 7, 2014 over his challenger, fellow Democrat Ro Khanna, at his campaign office in Newark. It's a far cry from 2012, when after years of mostly deadly dull contests for House seats, the newly redistricted Golden State suddenly had as many as a dozen districts that the Democratic and Republican parties believed to be in play.

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  13. With One Year Left, Republicans Continue Blocking Obama's HSR PlansRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | CaHSR Blog

    President Barack Obama is nearing the end of his tenure in office, with just over a year left to go before a new president is inaugurated on January 20, 2017. There's no doubt that he, and many of us, hoped high speed rail would be further along and in more states than it is right now.

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  14. Jeff Denham and David Valadao: Democrats refused to help Californiaa s thirsty farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    It should come as no shock to anyone that in California water is our biggest issue. Access or lack of a steady water supply impacts our jobs, our livelihoods, our economy and all of our families.

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  15. An Update on Dilts v. Penske LogisticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | jdsupra.com

    In May 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court denied the petition for certiorari in Dilts v. Penske Logistics , LLC .

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  16. Amtrak President Joseph Boardman says he plans to step down next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

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  17. GOP blames Dems for failed Calif. drought fixRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Hill

    At a somber news conference Friday declaring the end of months of negotiations, California's 14-person Republican House delegation accused the state's two Democratic senators and the Obama administration of not cooperating in recent talks. They also accused Sen. Dianne Feinstein and the White House of walking back on their opinion that the measures would not compromise endangered species protections.

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  18. 2 House bills would open California public lands to off-road vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    Off-road vehicles could again be roaring through Fresno County's western hills and Southern California's desert under bills weighed Wednesday by a House panel. While the separate legislative packages would designate new wilderness areas for protection, the bills emphasize public use of federal lands.

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  19. An Idea to Stop the High Speed Rail BoondoggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | KOGO-AM San Diego

    Carl DeMaio explains why California's High Speed Rail Project is the quintessential example of wasteful and out-of-control government bureaucracy. State officials were forced to admit they hid a damning report showing the project was billions over budget.

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  20. An Idea to Stop the High Speed Rail BoondoggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | KOGO-AM San Diego

    Carl DeMaio explains why California's High Speed Rail Project is the quintessential example of wasteful and out-of-control government bureaucracy. State officials were forced to admit they hid a damning report showing the project was billions over budget.

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