Republicans Valadao, Denham vote against immigration bill

Valley Republican Reps. David Valadao of Hanford and Jeff Denham of Turlock voted against a House bill Wednesday that would provide nearly $40 billion to finance the Homeland Security Department through the rest of the budget year. The bill includes provisions rolling back President Barack ObamaĆ­s actions on immigration. The bill passed 236-191. Valadao and Denham were the only California Republicans (and only 10 total in the House) to vote no; all of CaliforniaĆ­s Democrats including Rep. Jim Costa of Fresno voted no. <more>

Jan. 14, 2015 Fresno Bee