Press Releases

September 10, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) issued the following statement in response to the EPA’s announced efforts to reduce animal testing:

September 9, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) voted along with a bipartisan majority (295 to 114) of the House of Representatives to pass the Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA), H.R. 1768. Rep. Calvert is a cosponsor of H.R. 1768, which reauthorizes EPA’s Clean Diesel Program to support projects that protect human health and improve air quality by reducing harmful emissions from diesel engines.

September 4, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) applauded the decision by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to award $ 2,353,139 to the Riverside County Department of Public Health to combat the opioid crisis.

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July 30, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) introduced the ACCESS Act, H.R. 4099, legislation designed to help small businesses comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). 

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July 22, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) announced that the city of Temecula will be receiving a $50 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation to improve the Interstate 15 freeway and the French Valley Parkway interchange. Rep. Calvert has advocated for the project, along with the City of Temecula.

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June 27, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) issued the following statement following the passage of the bipartisan Border Crisis Supplemental Appropriations bill:

June 26, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) launched the new Congressional ALS Caucus along with Representative Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA-01), Representative Jason Crow (D-CO-06), and Representative Terri Sewell (D-AL-07).

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June 21, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) announced and congratulated the 2019 military service academy appointments from the 42nd Congressional District. As a Member of Congress, Rep. Calvert has the privilege of nominating a select group of highly qualified young men and women for admission to the United States Service Academies – Army, Navy, Air Force and Merchant Marine. 

June 19, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42), the top Republican on the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, issued the following statement after voting against the four-bill FY2020 Appropriations package (Defense – Labor, Health and Human Services – State and Foreign Operations – Energy and Water):

June 18, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42), the top Republican on the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, issued the following statement regarding the withdrawal of Acting Secretary of Defense Pat Shanahan's nomination, and the appointment of Mark Esper, Secretary of the Army, as Acting Secretary of Defense:

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