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VIDEO: Sam Farr: 20 Years of Accomplishments

Video image: Sam Farr: Twenty years of accomplishments

It's an amazing list, but we somehow fit Sam's 20 years of accomplishments into a few minutes of video. See it all here!

7/14/2016 - Farr Introduces Bill to Protect Federal Waters Off California Coast

WASHINGTON – Today, Representatives Sam Farr (D-Calif.) and Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) introduced the California Seamounts and Ridges National Marine Conservation Area Designation and Management Act (H.R. 5797) to protect seamounts, ridges and banks in federal waters off the California coastline.

7/12/2016 - Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute Receives $75,000 Federal Grant

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Sam Farr (D-Calif.) announced that the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) was awarded $75,000 from the National Science Foundation.

The funding will support research to understand the relationship between our atmosphere with warming temperatures and ocean acidification in the Arctic Ocean environment. The grant will also support an early career scientist, three Ph.D. students and engage several undergraduate students.

7/8/2016 - Farr Statement on Rule Regarding Lemons From Argentina

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Sam Farr (D-Calif.) released the following statement regarding the decision by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to extend the comment period for its proposed rule on lemon imports from Argentina by 30 days.

7/8/2016 - Farr Statement on Louisiana, Minnesota and Dallas Shootings

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Sam Farr (D-Calif.) released the following statement regarding the recent tragedies in Louisiana, Minnesota and Dallas.

“I’m heartbroken, angry and dismayed over the recent shootings in Baton Rouge, Falcon Heights and Dallas. Mass shootings, targeted violence and racial hatred must end immediately and we must stop shooting each other - this is not how a civil society works. This country must strive to regain our sense of inclusion, respect and peace to end senseless killing everywhere.”

7/5/2016 - Bipartisan Bill to Reopen Clear Creek for Recreation and Conservation Passes House

Bill introduced by Farr, Denham and Valadao moves to Senate

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation introduced by Congressmen Sam Farr (D-Carmel), Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) and David Valadao (R-Hanford) to reopen Clear Creek for recreational use.