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No California Funding for Friant-Kern Canal Fix

Any hope that the state of California might kick in to fix the sagging Friant-Kern Canal was killed Thursday when a bill providing $400 million toward the effort was stripped of all funding. Lois Henry SJV Water The bill, SB 559 by State S...

Cox: Trump Must Consult With Congress on Middle East

President Donald Trump must consult with Congress before taking any further action in the Middle East, where tensions intensified Friday after a U.S. military drone killed Iran's top general, U.S. Rep. TJ Cox said. U.S. Rep. TJ Cox "The president ha...

In First House Speech, Cox Calls for End to Federal Shutdown

Payday will come Friday without any checks for about 800,000 federal employees affected by the government shutdown, forcing workers to scale back spending, cancel trips, apply for unemployment benefits and take out loans to stay afloat. U.S. Rep. TJ Cox (D...