Ken Calvert

Type: Person
Name: Ken Calvert
Title: Congressman - California (USA)
Date of Birth: 08/06/1953
Place of Birth: Corona, California
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Ken Calvert
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Congressman Calvert visits Wildomar!

Ty to Joseph Morabito for going to the meeting and giving us this blog about the visit. I am reposting due to the fact that shortly after I posted this blog one of the regular bullies of the patch decided he needed to "bump" his link to another newsource. ... [Published Lake Elsinore-Wildomar Patch - 3 hours ago]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Lawmaker wants to cut Defense 'paper pushers'

A Republican lawmaker wants the Pentagon to cut the number of civilian workers it employs in order to preserve more active duty troops.Rep. Ken Calvert (R-Calif.), a member of the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee and the House Budget Committee, has ... [Published The Hill - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. aid for West Coast warning system hard to get

WASHINGTON — A group of congressional Democrats on the West Coast hopes that recent temblors insouthern California jolt Washington into funding an earthquake-warning system.The lawmakers seek$38.3 million to build the system on the West Coast and $16.1 ... [Published Columbus Dispatch - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Academy scores on ACT

Share thisRelated PostsNoneHillsdale Academy’s total ACT average this year was 29.1, more than eight points higher than the national average and more than nine points higher than the Michigan high school average.Students at the academy have been admitted ... [Published Hillsdale Collegian - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Rep. Calvert Statement on the Fort Hood Shooting

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Ken Calvert (CA-42) issued the following statement in response to the shooting at Fort Hood:“Today’s tragedy at Fort Hood is simply heartbreaking.  No military base should have to experience a horrific act like this ... [Published Congressman Ken Calvert - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

How to save money, protect equipment by creating an anti-idling policy at your construction company

In construction bids, nobody likes to leave money on the table. Yet the biggest controllable expense—fuel cost—is rarely scrutinized for savings.That’s unfortunate, given that the average idle time for heavy equipment is 40 percent, says Komatsu’s Ken ... [Published Equipment World - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Feinstein, Congressmen Request More Delta Water for Corporate Agribusiness

By Dan Bacher Senator Dianne Feinstein and six San Joaquin Valley Congressmen on March 27 sent a letter to Interior Secretary Jewell and Commerce Secretary Pritzker requesting more Delta water for San Joaquin Valley corporate agribusiness interests, ... [Published California Progress Report - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Union decries proposed DoD civilian cuts

Officials from largest federal employee union are blasting a California congressman’s plans to cut more than 115,000 defense civilian jobs over the next six years, calling it expensive and dangerous.The plan, introduced by Republican Rep. Ken Calvert, ... [Published Federal Times - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

EPA faces bipartisan backlash on Capitol Hill

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is facing a backlash from both Republicans and Democrats over its proposal to cut funding for programs favored on Capitol Hill.Critics say the EPA’s budget cuts spending on initiatives that have nearly unquestioned ... [Published The Hill - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 2 reports

Senator Feinstein, Congressmen request more Delta water for corporate agribusiness

Senator Dianne Feinstein and six San Joaquin Valley Congressmen on March 27 sent a letter to Interior Secretary Jewell and Commerce Secretary Pritzker requesting more Delta water for San Joaquin Valley corporate agribusiness interests, claiming that water ... [Published Daily Kos - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Bipartisan effort urges quick capture of water for ag

With some late-season rain and snow forecast in the coming week for California a bipartisan call by key federal lawmakers is welcome and appreciated.A letter signed Thursday by U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein and Representatives Jim Costa, Kevin McCarthy, ... [Published Western Farm Press - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 22 2014 - Updated Mar 22 2014 - 1 reports

Tim Sheridan Criticizes Calvert's Bill to Cut Department of…

Tim Sheridan, the California Democratic Party’s endorsed candidate for the 42nd Congressional District, criticized his opponent, 20-year incumbent Ken Calvert, for introducing legislation (H.R. 5247) that would cut 15% of the Department of Defense’s civilian ... [Published Murrieta Patch - Mar 22 2014]

Quotes

Calvert said "it is commonly known that it is almost impossible to fire a civilian worker for subpar performance."
"we are writing to urge you to immediately evaluate the operating criteria that govern the central valley project (cvp) and the state water project (swp) so that actions can be taken as soon as possible to capture the maximum amount of water from this week's storm in california" said Feinstein and Representatives Ken Calvert, Jim Costa, Jeff Denham, Kevin McCarthy, Devin Nunes and David Valadao

More Content

All (60) | News (53) | Reports (0) | Blogs (6) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (1) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Congressman Calvert visits Wildomar! [Published Lake Elsinore-Wildomar Patch - 3 hours ago]
Public access threatend on North Shore of Flath... [Published Bigfork Eagle - Apr 17 2014]
Lawmaker wants to cut Defense 'paper pushers' [Published The Hill - Apr 14 2014]
U.S. aid for West Coast warning system hard to get [Published Columbus Dispatch - Apr 13 2014]
Commentary: Defense Civilian Layoffs Won’t be P... [Published Government Executive - Apr 10 2014]
Proposed Waters of the United States Rule publi... [Published Agri View - Apr 08 2014]
Academy scores on ACT [Published Hillsdale Collegian - Apr 05 2014]
Interior says Atlantic offshore drilling tests ... [Published The Hill - Apr 04 2014]
Friday Flashback: Affordable Care Act, immigrat... [Published SCPR - Apr 04 2014]
Chairman Calvert Presses FWS on Greater Sage-Gr... [Published Congressman Ken Calvert - Apr 04 2014]
State and feds increase Delta water exports by ... [Published San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center - Apr 03 2014]
Rep. Calvert Statement on the Fort Hood Shooting [Published Congressman Ken Calvert - Apr 03 2014]
Rep. Calvert Hails Path to Prosperity Budget [Published Congressman Ken Calvert - Apr 03 2014]
IMMIGRATION: Protests reflect more emphasis on ... [Published Riverside Press Enterprise - Apr 03 2014]
Republicans Block Ploy To Get Immigration Refor... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 02 2014]
No Room in GOP Budget for Immigration Reform [Published NBCNews.com - Apr 02 2014]
How to save money, protect equipment by creatin... [Published Equipment World - Apr 01 2014]
Feinstein, Congressmen Request More Delta Water... [Published California Progress Report - Apr 01 2014]
Union decries proposed DoD civilian cuts [Published Federal Times - Mar 31 2014]
EPA faces bipartisan backlash on Capitol Hill [Published The Hill - Mar 30 2014]
Green diary rescue: Ecocitizen World Map Projec... [Published Daily Kos - Mar 29 2014]
Farm Bureau supports effort to maximize water s... [Published California Farm Bureau - Mar 29 2014]
Senator Feinstein, Congressmen request more Del... [Published Daily Kos - Mar 29 2014]
California drought: lawmakers want Obama admini... [Published SCPR - Mar 28 2014]
Bipartisan effort urges quick capture of water ... [Published Western Farm Press - Mar 28 2014]
Feinstein: Rain should mean more water for farmers [Published Central Valley Business Times - Mar 28 2014]
HEADLINE [Published Riverside Press Enterprise - Mar 26 2014]
OVERNIGHT ENERGY: White House moving to speed u... [Published The Hill - Mar 26 2014]
Rep. Calvert, Military Experts Respond to Gover... [Published Congressman Ken Calvert - Mar 26 2014]
Chairman Calvert Holds Budget Hearing with Inte... [Published Congressman Ken Calvert - Mar 26 2014]
1 2
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Feinstein, Congressmen Request More Delta Water... [Published California Progress Report - Apr 01 2014]
By Dan Bacher Senator Dianne Feinstein and six San Joaquin Valley Congressmen on March 27 sent a letter to Interior Secretary Jewell and Commerce Secretary Pritzker requesting more Delta water for San Joaquin Valley corporate agribusiness interests, ...
GOP bill would slash 115,000 civilian defense jobs [Published Federal Eye - Mar 18 2014]
A few items that caught our attention on Tuesday: GOP bill would cut 115,000 civilian defense jobs: A group of Republican lawmakers led by Rep. Ken Calvert (Calif.) have proposed trimming 15 percent of the Defense Department’s civilian workforce, a move ...
These 28 Republicans Voted to Suspend the Debt ... [Published Hit & Run - Feb 12 2014]
<p><img alt="there's leaders and" height="150" src="http://cloudfront-media.reason.com/mc/ekrayewski/2014_02/boehnercantor_talkradionewsservice_foter.jpg?h=150&w=200" title="there's leaders and|||Talk Radio News Service/Foter.com" width="200" style="float: ...
Here Are All The Republicans Who Voted To Avoid... [Published Clusterstock - Feb 12 2014]
The House of Representatives voted narrowly and in lopsided fashion to pass a "clean" suspension of the nation's debt ceiling on Tuesday . Only 28 Republicans joined all but two Democrats in supporting the measure. Within the Republican caucus, ...
Rep. Calvert Speaks on California Drought Relie... [Published Rep. Ken Calvert - YouTube Channel - Feb 05 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OAEKeYDZY58&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Rep. Calvert Speaks on California Drought Relief Bill Congressman Ken Calvert delivers floor remarks in ...
1 2
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.