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The Senate Must Act on House-Passed California Drought Relief

“Government cannot make it rain, but government can change the policies that now when it is raining in California, that the water no longer goes out to the ocean, but is used by constituents,…

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We Can Help Prevent Veteran Suicides

According to the VA, 22 veterans commit suicide every day. Each and every one of these deaths is a tragedy that our country cannot accept. Today, the House voted to reform the VA.

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The Senate Needs to Act on California Emergency Water Legislation

Unfortunately, Barbara Boxer and many of her Democratic colleagues in the Senate have not shown the same commitment to achieving a solution to the California water crisis as House Republicans have,…

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Leader McCarthy: Historic Drought Needs Emergency Action Now

“Do you realize four years ago we had 170 percent of snow pack, but only 80 percent of the water was allocated to come down through the Valley. The Valley not just feeds California, not just feeds…

Leader's Blog

Why the California Water Bill Matters for the Nation

When California agriculture is down, prices go up. But wages across the country are stagnant, so when food prices go up that puts even more strain on the millions of Americans that are just trying to…