Washington, D.C. - Congressman Brad Sherman announced Tuesday that residents near the Burbank airport will receive an additional $2 million to muffle jet noise.
The new grant from the U.S. Transportation Department is in addition to $10 million Burbank was awarded two months ago.
An important part of my job is making sure the San Fernando Valley gets its fair share of projects funded by Congress. Partway through this years budget-writing process, we have made significant progress. The successes range from finding funds for Orange Line improvements to supporting a successful drug rehabilitation program.
Congressional Republicans this week began staging coast-to-coast field hearings, beginning yesterday in San Diego, on immigration reform and border security. The American people should know that the Republican record on illegal immigration and border security is dismal. Republicans are running a single-issue campaign on an issue where they have failed.
San Diego, CA. - Congressman Brad Sherman said a House hearing here Wednesday accentuates the Bush administrations failure to secure our borders and shines a spotlight on Republican Party discord that has blocked immigration reform in Congress.
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Brad Sherman said Friday that hearings next week on border security are political theater intended to paper over Bush administration failures and Republican Party dissension that has stymied immigration reform in Congress.
Washington, D.C. - The House voted Thursday for a proposal by Congressman Brad Sherman to expand long-term substance abuse programs for adolescents at Phoenix Academy in Lake View Terrace.
The project was included in a bill to fund the Justice Department and other federal agencies that the House approved and sent to the Senate.
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Brad Sherman on Wednesday welcomed High Tech High School freshman Rosalyn Herrera to the Capitol, where her first-place entry in the San Fernando Valley Congressional District Student Art Competition went on public display.
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Brad Sherman on Thursday joined Israeli Ambassador Daniel Ayalon at a Capitol Hill press conference to congratulate Israels disaster relief and first-aid organization on its admission to the International Red Cross.
Washington, D.C. - A House committee on Tuesday approved bipartisan legislation by Congressmen Brad Sherman and John Shadegg to fund joint research by Americans and Israelis into alternative energy sources.