Press Releases

April 16, 2019 Press Release
San Onofre – At a joint press conference with Rep. Mike Levin (CA-49) outside the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS), Congressman Harley Rouda (CA-48), chair of the Oversight Committee’s Subcommittee on Environment, today announced his intention to convene a field hearing on nuclear power and waste storage this Summer in a community affected by SONGS.
April 12, 2019 Press Release
Rouda was the most legislatively productive Freshman in Congress, passing 9 measures out of the House
Washington, DC – Rep. Harley Rouda (CA-48), today reported on his progress and productivity during his first 100 days as a member of Congress.
April 12, 2019 Press Release
Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Harley Rouda (CA-48) and Rep. Kelly Armstrong (ND-AL) sent a bipartisan letter to Elinore McCance-Katz, Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services for Mental Health and Substance Use. In the letter, the Members of Congress urge that the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) consult local governments in the development of national recovery housing best practices.
April 10, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Rep. Harley Rouda (CA-48) today voted to pass H.R. 1644, the Save the Internet Act of 2019.
April 8, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Harley Rouda released the following statement on reports that a Costa Mesa woman, Kimberly Sue Endicott, had been abducted in Uganda.
April 4, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – The United States House of Representatives voted today to pass the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act with four amendments authored by Congressman Harley Rouda (CA-48), which recognize the epidemic levels of violence against transgender individuals, and strengthen sexual violence protection and prevention efforts on college campuses. All four amendments were agreed to by voice vote last night.
April 3, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Rep. Harley Rouda (CA-48) voted today to condemn the Trump Administration’s legal campaign to take away American’s health care. H. Res 271 opposes actions taken by the Trump Administration to remove protections for Americans with pre-existing conditions, cancel co-pay and deductible caps, and halt assistance programs for seniors struggling with sky-high drug prices.
April 2, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today, two letters from Representative Harley Rouda and the entire Orange County, California Congressional delegation were submitted to the House Committee on Appropriations. The two letters, supported by the Orange County Board of Supervisors, addresses funding for critical flood control programs through the county.
April 1, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Rep. Harley Rouda (CA-48) today announced the introduction of H.R. 1929, a bill to permanently extend the fuel cell motor vehicle tax credit.
March 26, 2019 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Rep. Harley Rouda (CA-48) co-sponsored health care legislation which would strengthen protections for people with pre-existing conditions, and stabilize the Affordable Care Act.