Congressman Harley Rouda

Harley Rouda

In addition to providing COVID-19 relief to small businesses and working families, Congress’ Omnibus Appropriations Agreement for Fiscal Year 2021 includes several provisions led by Congressman Harley Rouda (CA-48). These provisions prioritize local water projects, reduce aircraft noise, and protect the rights of long-term Vietnamese immigrants. “This bill is too …continue reading

Harley Rouda

Congressman Harley Rouda (CA-48), along with Representative Richard Neal (MA-01), Representative Mike Levin (CA-49), and Representative Salud Carbajal (CA-24) introduced H.R. 8572, the Securing America’s Nuclear Waste Act. This bill seeks to address the large quantities of spent nuclear fuel (SNF) and high-level radioactive waste currently stored on-site at decommissioning …continue reading

Harley Rouda

Representatives Harley Rouda (CA-48), Colin Allred (TX-32), and Andy Levin (MI-09) introduced the Shell Company Abuse Act. This legislation would make it a felony to use or create an American shell company to conceal illegal political spending by foreign nationals. “In his 2018 testimony to Congress, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg …continue reading

Harley Rouda

Congressman Harley Rouda (CA-48), along with Reps. Levin (CA-49) and Porter (CA-45) sent a letter to the Caltrans Inspector General to urge further investigation into the activities of the Transportation Corridor Agencies (TCA) following an Orange County Grand Jury report. “California’s Caltrans Inspector General should immediately open an investigation to …continue reading

Michelle Steel

Twenty-five local elected officials from throughout Orange County sent a letter to Con Artist Congressman Harley Rouda demanding he immediately take down his “deceptive and misleading” ads attacking Orange County Board of Supervisors Chairwoman Michelle Steel. From the letter: “The ads you are running deliberately distort her voting record and …continue reading

Harley Rouda

Congressman Harley Rouda (D-CA-48), along with Representatives Mike Gallagher (R-WI-08), Jared Golden (D-ME-02), and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA-01) sent congressional leadership a bipartisan proposal to lower prescription drug costs. The letter, sent to both House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, outlines a common-sense strategy utilizing provisions from …continue reading

Harley Rouda

Representative Harley Rouda (CA-48), along with Reps. Cisneros (CA-39), Correa (CA-46), Levin (CA-49), Lowenthal (CA-47), Porter (CA-45), and Sánchez (CA-38), sent a letter to the Orange County Board of Supervisors expressing strong concerns regarding the County’s use of federal funding to prevent, test, trace, treat, and limit COVID-19 in their …continue reading

Michelle Steel

Michelle Steel, Chairwoman of the Orange County Board of Supervisors and Republican candidate for CA-48, reiterated her support for local law enforcement and renewed calls for Harley Rouda to take a position whether he supports defunding local police departments. “I do not and will not support defunding our local law …continue reading

Harley Rouda

Congressman Harley Rouda (CA-48) joined 30 Members of the California House Delegation to express concern about the Trump Administration’s reported plans to develop and expand oil and gas leasing along the U.S. Pacific Coast. In a letter to U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt, the Members expressed their strong …continue reading