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  1. Rep. Tom McClintock's bill to streamline dam permits passes House largely on party linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Thursday. Sponsored by Rep. Tom McClintock (R-Elk Grove), the 233-180 vote was largely along partisan lines. Reps. Jim Costa (D-Fresno), Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) and six other Democrats joined with Republicans to pass the bill. McClintock said the ...

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  2. Rep. Schiff, Colleagues Send Letter to State Senate Urging Passage of ...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 22 | Groong

    ... Napolitano (CA-32), Tony Cardenas (CA-29), Brad Sherman (CA-30), Ro Khanna (CA-17), Salud Carbajal (CA-24) and Jim Costa (CA-16). "Given the recent assault on peaceful protestors in Washington, D.C. by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ...

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  3. Schiff, Colleagues Urge Calif. Senate to Pass Turkey Divestment BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Groong

    ... (CA-32), Tony Cárdenas (CA-29), Brad Sherman (CA-30), Ro Khanna (CA-17), Salud Carbajal (CA-24) and Jim Costa (CA-16). "Given the recent assault on peaceful protestors in Washington, D.C. by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's personal ...

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  4. Rep. Devin Nunes stricken by political amnesia. Wea ve got the quotes to prove itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | The Fresno Bee

    ... know for how much. Rep. Devin Nunes, in a 2010 story talking about fellow central San Joaquin Valley congressmen Jim Costa and Dennis Cardoza, both Democrats In 2014, he described fellow Republican Rep. Justin Amash of Michigan to Politico as ...

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  5. Bill aims to help California save water for a not-so-rainy dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | The Miami Herald

    ... bipartisan backing. House Majority leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., tweeted his support Tuesday morning, and Rep. Jim Costa, D-Calif., backed it in a committee vote. "It is this simple: without reliable water supplies communities are destroyed. ... ...

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  6. Dianne Feinstein among handful of California Democrats who didn't...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Los Angeles Times

    ... imilar grounds. The California Democrats in the House who did not sign onto the lawsuit are Ami Bera of Elk Grove, Jim Costa of Fresno, Raul Ruiz of Palm Desert and Lou Correa of Santa Ana.

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  7. Climate change could burn a hole in the Forest Servicea s budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 12 | The Miami Herald

    ... failure to adequately fund firefighting," said Sen. Tom Udall, D-N.M. Simpson and Reps. Kurt Schrader, D-Ore., and Jim Costa, D-Calif., are proposing the Wildfire Disaster Funding Act, which would treat

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  8. Victor Davis Hanson: Mr. Nunes Went to Washington. I live in rural ...Read the original story

    Friday Jun 9 | Instapundit.com

    I live in rural Fresno County at the juncture of three congressional districts. All three are currently represented by Portuguese-Americans from farming families and from both parties: Nunes ; my own representative, David Valadao ; and Rep. Jim Costa .

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  9. Mr. Nunes Went to WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | Real Clear Politics

    ... both parties: Nunes (22nd District); my own representative, David Valadao (Republican, 21st District); and Rep. Jim Costa (Democrat, 16th District). All three keep getting re-elected for their accessibility, informality and commitment to the ...

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  10. Mr. Nunes Went to Washingtonby Victor Davis Hanson Representative...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | National Review Online

    ... both parties: Nunes (22nd district); my own representative, David Valadao (R., 21st district); and Representative Jim Costa (D., 16th district). All three keep getting re-elected for their accessibility, informality, and commitment to the ...

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  11. The California Courier Online May 25, 2017Read the original story

    May 22, 2017 | Groong

    ... (Dem.-NJ), Dave Trott (Rep.-MI), David Valadao (Rep.-CA), Brad Sherman (Dem.-CA), James McGovern (Dem.-MA), Jim Costa (Dem.-CA), Zoe Lofgren (Dem.-CA), Ron DeSantis (Rep.-FL), Tulsi Gabbard (Dem.-HI), Ted Deutch (Dem.-FL), and District of Columbia ...

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  12. Costa Statement on Turkish Security Guards' Violence Towards DemonstratorsRead the original story

    May 20, 2017 | Groong

    Congressional Documents and Publications May 18, 2017 Costa Statement on Turkish Security Guards' Violence Towards Demonstrators Rep. Jim Costa News Release WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Jim Costa released the following statement regarding members of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's security force attacking demonstrators outside of the Turkish ambassador's residence in Washington, DC: "Given Turkey's movement towards an authoritarian government, President Erdogan's visit with the President in the West Wing is unsettling. President Erdogan's recent elimination of individual freedoms and jailing members of the press should not be rewarded by a visit to the Oval Office.

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  13. Turkish thugs must be held accountable - U.S. Rep. Jim Costa's reaction to incident in WashingtonRead the original story

    May 20, 2017 | Groong

    Armenpress News Agency , Armenia May 19, 2017 Friday Turkish thugs must be held accountable - U.S. Rep. Jim Costa's reaction to incident in Washington YEREVAN, MARCH 19, ARMENPRESS. U.S. Representative for California's 16th congressional district Democrat Jim Costa has issued a statement condemning the force used against the peaceful demonstrators in Washington by the bodyguards of the Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.

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  14. Rep. Costa calls for action against Turks for violence towards Armenians, Kurdis, YezidisRead the original story

    May 19, 2017 | Groong

    Rep. Jim Costa has released the following statement regarding members of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's security force attacking demonstrators outside of the Turkish ambassador's residence in Washington, DC: "Given Turkey's movement towards an authoritarian government, President Erdoğan's visit with the President in the West Wing is unsettling. President Erdoğan's recent elimination of individual freedoms and jailing members of the press should not be rewarded by a visit to the Oval Office.

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  15. Agriculture Secretary addresses lawmakers concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Delta Farm Press

    ... elements contained in the TPP could be the basis for moving forward to renegotiate NAFTA?" queried California Rep. Jim Costa. "Absolutely," said Perdue. "I think with many of the principles included in (the TPP), in tandem with renegotiation of ...

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  16. Valley congressmen react to House AHCA passageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    Congressman Jim Costa released a detailed statement, Congressman Devin Nunes did as well, speaking to us briefly on the phone. Nunes, who voted in favor of this version says, it will lure specialists to the valley, bring workplace deductibles and premiums down and allow people to choose their own doctors.

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  17. Housing Authority to build apartments for veterans and open new SW Fresno complexRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Street. The project will be on the dirt lot located on Clinton, facing the Veterans Affairs Medical Center . Rep. Jim Costa, D-Fresno, and Secretary Vito Imbasciani from the California Department of Veterans Affairs are expected to attend. At 11 ...

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  18. California and Iran pistachio producers pitch shells at one another in tariff fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    ... Underscoring the industry's political clout, Valadao's testimony was augmented by similar testimony from Rep. Jim Costa, D-Calif. In addition to representatives of American Pistachio Growers , a Fresno-based trade group, executives with Wonderful ...

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  19. ... moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | The Union Democrat

    ... history. They need to know what veterans sacrificed before you so we could be here today." California congressmen Jim Costa, 16th District, and Jeff Denham, 10th District, feted the veterans at the World War II Memorial, asking to pose for photos ...

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  20. Western Growers backs Trump on NAFTARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Salinas Californian

    ... to collaborate with Congress to improve our nation's immigration system. Cosigned by Reps. Jeff Denham (R-CA-10), Jim Costa (D-CA-16), and David G. Valadao (R-CA-21), the bipartisan letter highlights the critical role that immigrants play in ...

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