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Congressman Brad Sherman

Representing the 30th District of CALIFORNIA

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Mar 10, 2005 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks) announced today that the House of Representatives authorized $16 million for transportation projects in his district in the Transportation Equity Act, H.R. 3.  Shermans district includes most of the West San Fernando Valley, and much of the South Valley.

Feb 3, 2005 Press Release
Washington, D.C. -Congressman Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks, CA) has been reappointed to the House Committee on Science.  Sherman is expected to serve on the Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics.


Feb 1, 2005 Press Release
Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressmen Darrell Issa (R-Vista, CA) and Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks, CA) introduced legislation that would allow states to permit hybrid vehicles to use carpool lanes (high-occupancy vehicle lanes).  This legislation, the Hybrid Vehicle HOV Access Act, would enable California to implement the recent
Jan 20, 2005 Press Release
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Brad Sherman (D-CA) released the following statement on President Bushs inaugural address today:


Jan 20, 2005 Opinion-Editorial

The U.S. Census Bureau has come to the long-overdue conclusion that the San Fernando Valley has a distinct character.  The director has informed me that by next summer the bureau will compile a special report on our region.

Jan 16, 2005 Opinion-Editorial

Outrageous statements by Irans president calling for Israels destruction put Iran back on the front page for a few days in October. Such bellicose rhetoric should surprise no one; the destruction of Israel has been Iranian state policy since the 1979 revolution.

Jan 5, 2005 Opinion-Editorial

            Lost amid the furor over our readiness for natural disasters, the political posturing over Supreme Court nominations, and the continuing bloodshed in Iraq, is an obscure œFinancial Page item that nonetheless could have profound consequences for our nation in years to come and should not be overlooked.  Wal-Mart, the worlds largest corporation, is attempting to charter a bank.