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Congressman Jerry McNerney

Representing the 9th District of California

In The News

Jun 23, 2014 In The News
Central Valley Business Times

Talks between the Senate and House on legislation responding to the historic California drought should be done in public, not secretly behind closed doors, say Central Valley members of Congress.

Jun 13, 2014 In The News
Lodi News-Sentinel

The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday unanimously approved an amendment written by
Rep. Jerry McNerney, D-Stockton, allowing farmers and ranchers affected by the drought to receive
federal funds to repair damaged farmland or install measures for water conservation.
The amendment is intended to provide $11 million for the Farm Service Agency’s Emergency

Jun 12, 2014 In The News
East County Today

On Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously approved an amendment written by Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) that would allow farmers and ranchers affected by the drought to access federal funds to repair damaged farmland or install measures for water conservation.

May 30, 2014 In The News
Lodi News-Sentinel

Rep. Jerry McNerney, D-Stockton, announced this week that the U.S. House of Representatives has
approved an amendment he wrote that would improve job placement assistance for service members
leaving the military and returning to civilian life.

May 29, 2014 In The News
East County Today

Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives approved an amendment authored by Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) that would make sure local law enforcement agencies get funding to purchase essential technology. The amendment was approved on a bipartisan vote, 306-106.

May 29, 2014 In The News
The Stockton Record

Rep. Jerry McNerney, D-Stockton, is joining the burgeoning number of members of congress calling for the resignation of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki.

McNerney issued a statement on Wednesday calling for the resignation after the VA Inspector General's interim report detailed delays in medical care to veterans at a number of VA centers.

May 29, 2014 In The News
Central Valley Business Journal

Rep. Jerry McNerney, D-Stockton and Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Turlock, have each called for the resignation of Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki.

May 7, 2014 In The News
The Galt Herald

U.S. Rep. Jerry McNerney (D-Stockton) said that he supports increasing the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour.

The national minimum wage is $7.25 per hour, and the proposed 39 percent increase would factor in inflation while attempting to lift people out of poverty.

Apr 17, 2014 In The News
The Stockton Record

STOCKTON - The San Joaquin Valley receives fewer federal dollars than the rest of the state, and the economically struggling area deserves a boost from the White House, according to two Valley lawmakers asking President Barack Obama to resurrect an economic-development task force focusing on the region.

Apr 10, 2014 In The News
Lodi News-Sentinel

By Wes Bowers/News-Sentinel Staff Writer