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Stockton, CA – To kick-off the new year, Congressman Jerry McNerney will host two open house events at each of his district offices, inviting constituents to join him to share their thoughts and concerns.
The first open house will be located at the Congressman’s Stockton District Office:
WHEN: Tuesday, January 23rd
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM PST
WHERE: 2222 Grand Canal Boulevard, Suite #7
Antioch, CA – Today, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) joined community members in commemorating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration at Deer Valley High School in Antioch, CA.
Stockton, CA – Following through on his commitment to ensure transparency and timeliness as the French Camp VA clinic moves toward construction, Congressman Jerry McNerney’s (CA-09) first town hall of 2018 will focus on updating the community on the progress of the facility and discussing the pressing issues facing our veterans today.
The town hall will be held on Thursday, January 25th and representatives from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) will be present to answer questions.
Washington, DC – Congressmen Jerry McNerney (CA-09), Mike Thompson (CA-05), Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11), and Eric Swalwell (CA-15) have put out a call to all Korean War veterans living in Contra Costa County. The Congressmen are working with the office of the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in San Francisco to facilitate the presentation of medals from the Republic of Korea to Contra Costa County veterans in recognition of their service in the Korean War.
Washington, DC – This weekend, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) invites constituents to join him in Brentwood at a Congress at Your Corner event.
Congress at Your Corner is part of an effort to reach out to the residents of California’s 9th Congressional District at places they already visit, such as coffee shops, grocery stores and other local businesses. It provides an opportunity for constituents to meet with their Congressman one-on-one, and discuss the important issues that affect their daily lives.
(Washington, DC) – In response to the Trump administration’s announcement that it would not support the California WaterFix Project, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) issued the following statement:
(Stockton, CA) – Today, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) announced the start of his annual “Holiday Cards for Our Troops” program. Each year, the Congressman’s district offices collect thousands of cards from the community, with personal messages of gratitude and hope for our men and women in uniform. Congressman McNerney is again inviting constituents to submit cards to his district offices that will be delivered to troops at home and overseas during the upcoming holiday season.
(Washington, D.C.) – Last week, the House passed H.R. 2763, the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer Improvements (STTR) Act of 2017, which included an amendment by Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) to require federal agencies to conduct outreach to Minority-Serving Institutions in order to generate higher participation rates in federal research and development opportunities.
Stockton, CA – Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) announced today that he will hold an information session for high school students interested in attending a military service academy. The information session will take place at Stockton’s Ronald McNair High School Theater on Thursday, October 19th.
(Washington, D.C.) – Today, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09), a longtime champion for veterans, continued his fight for our nation’s heroes by introducing H.R. 3995, the Improving Broadband Access for Veterans Act of 2017.