From the April 2nd, 2014 Press Enterprise
By Ken Calvert
Despite recent storms, California continues to be in the midst of a significant drought. In fact, despite above average rain and snow in February, most of California has received only about half of normal precipitation levels this winter, and recent measurements reveal snowpack levels less than one-third of normal.
Least Expensive Bill of the Week
The Bill: H.R. 4257, a bill to provide for a limitation on the number of civilian employees at the Department of Defense, and for other purposes
By Ken Calvert
As printed in The Press Enterprise on April 10, 2013
Americans are understandably frustrated by the inability of the people they send to Washington, D.C., to produce serious solutions to the many challenges we face as a country.
I serve on the Budget Committee in the House of Representatives and have recently worked with our committee Chairman, Paul Ryan, to produce a federal budget that reduces deficits by $4.6 trillion and is a real plan to balance the budget in 10 years.
“Our country has a proud history of honoring our heroes and, in doing so, we place an emphasis on recognizing service members whose actions place themselves in harm’s way for the benefit of our nation and their fellow soldiers,” Calvert said.
By Jeff Horseman and Mark Muckenfuss
The Press Enterprise
Vietnam veteran Marcelo Gonzalez is so upset about how the Pentagon plans to honor top drone pilots and other remote warriors that it brings him to tears.
The Press Enterprise – Editorial:
Ken Calvert is the best option in the 42nd District, which stretches from Eastvale to Murrieta. Calvert, first elected in 1992, brings a commendable grasp of federal policy and a pragmatic, solution-oriented approach to the job.
Republicans described the speech as more of the same from a president who has used lofty rhetoric but whose policies have failed.
“Tonight he repeated those same promises yet his proposed solutions have not changed: more spending, bigger government, and higher taxes,” said Rep. Ken Calvert, R-Corona. “His policies have failed.”
CORONA, CA – Tonight, Congressman Ken Calvert issued the following statement on tonight’s election results in the 42nd Congressional District:
“It is truly an honor to receive the most votes in today’s primary for the 42nd Congressional District
Today, Representative Ken Calvert (R-Corona) announced the endorsement of four Councilmembers from the City of Corona.
The following Councilmembers have endorsed Rep. Calvert:
CORONA, CA – The Corona Taxpayer’s Association recently announced that it has officially endorsed Rep. Ken Calvert (R-Corona) for the newly drawn 42nd Congressional District.
“As a lifelong Corona resident and a defender of taxpayers, I’m honored to receive the endorsement of the Corona Taxpayer’s Association,” said Rep. Calvert.