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Rep. Calvert Honored with Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence
October 19, 2014
The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) has awarded Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) the NAM Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence. The award is based on his votes in the 113th Congress on issues that are critical to manufacturing in the United States. “Manufacturers in California and throughout the United States are making a comeback, creating jobs, making more products and making them better than ever before,” said NAM Senior Vice President of Policy and Government Relations Ar... More
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Rep. Calvert Sends Letter to FAA Administrator, an Inland Empire Native
October 1, 2014
Yesterday, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) sent Federal Aviation Administration Administrator (FAA) Michael Huerta, a native Inland Empire resident, a letter regarding the comments made by Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) Chief Operating Officer Steve Martin, referencing the region as the “inbred Inland Empire.” “When you use offensive language it’s important to keep in mind the people on the other end of those remarks,” said Rep. Calvert. “In this case, one of the people Mr. Martin was referri... More
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Rep. Calvert Outraged at Comments Made by LA Airport Officials
September 29, 2014
Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) issued the following statement in response to comments made by Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) officials in court filings that were reported today by the Los Angeles Times. “The comments attributed to LAWA Chief Operating Officer Steve Martin in today’s Los Angeles Times article are offensive and highly unprofessional. If the quotes are accurate, I believe he should be terminated immediately. The attitude and biases of high ranking LAWA officials makes it... More
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Rep. Calvert Named “Guardian of Small Business”
September 19, 2014
Earlier this week, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) was named a “Guardian of Small Business” by the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), the nation’s leading small business association, for his voting record on behalf of America’s small-business owners in the 113th Congress. “The record shows that Rep. Calvert is a true champion of small business, supporting the votes that matter in the 113th Congress,” said NFIB President and CEO Dan Danner. “This award reflects our members’ appre... More
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Rep. Calvert Votes for Fiscal Year 2015 Continuing Resolution
September 17, 2014
Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) voted along with a bipartisan majority of the House (319-108) to approve the Fiscal Year 2015 Continuing Resolution, which will maintain federal government operations. The legislation continues funding for government programs and services at the current annual cap rate of $1.012 trillion until December 11, 2014. “While I continue to be frustrated by the Senate’s inability to pass appropriations bills in regular order, the passage of the Fiscal Year 2015 Con... More
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