Press Releases

April 19, 2019 Press Release
State, National Farmers Groups Bureau Applaud Rep. Cox’s Leadership on Fighting for Family Farms

WASHINGTON  – Today, Congressman TJ Cox introduced the Family Farmer Relief Act of 2019, legislation that would ease the process of reorganizing debt through Chapter 12 bankruptcy rules. The bill restructures the rules to make more farms eligible for protection amid a continued downturn in the farm economy. Rep.

April 15, 2019 Press Release

SELMA – Today, Rep. TJ Cox marked 100 days since his swearing in. On January 3rd, Rep.

April 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman TJ Cox announced the newest addition to his legislative team – John Lynch, who will be focused on securing water resources for the Central Valley. John previously helped manage the water portfolio for Senator Dianne Feinstein. Congressman Cox released the following statement:

April 8, 2019 Press Release
Central Valley Democrats Costa, Cox & Harder Join All 7 CA Republicans Pen Letter to EPA

WASHINGTON – In a bipartisan move, Congressman Cox joined Reps.

April 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. TJ Cox voted along with Democratic and Republican colleagues to re-authorize the Violence Against Women Act. The landmark Violence Against Women Act of 1994 ushered in transformative progress by calling for the protection of all Americans from violence and abuse, and working to ensure all victims and survivors have the support they need. 

April 3, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, the House of Representatives passed a resolution condemning the Trump Administration’s decision to repeal the full Affordable Care Act through the courts – throwing the healthcare for millions of people in the Central Valley into jeopardy. Rep. TJ Cox released the following statement:

April 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) and Chair Barbara Lee (CA-13) announced the selection of Rep TJ Cox as the Vice Chair on Rural Poverty on the Majority Leader Task Force on Poverty and Opportunity for the 116th Congress. 

April 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – In response to the U.S. Dairy Council’s warning that President Trump’s promise to seal the border would decimate dairy producers, already suffering from the President’s trade wars, Congressman TJ Cox released the following statement:

March 28, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.Congressman TJ Cox joined his colleagues this week in voting to pass H.R. 7, the historical Paycheck Fairness Act. This critical legislation strengthens loopholes in the 1963 Equal Pay Act to secure justice for working women by providing effective solutions to unjust and inequitable pay practices.

March 26, 2019 Press Release
In Reversal, Department of Justice Now Seeking to Eliminate Obamacare Entirely, Not Just Protections for Those with Pre-Existing Conditions

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, the Trump Administration’s Department of Justice issued a new legal filing in the federal case it’s pursuing to allow insurers to discriminate against those with pre-existing conditions.