Josh Harder

Susan Wild

U.S. REPRESENTATIVE JOSH HARDER

D-CALIFORNIA 10TH DISTRICT

RACE: Defeated incumbent Rep. Jeff Denham (R) for this seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.

VOTING RECORD: Project Vote Smart, Govtrack.us

 

BIOGRAPHY POLITICAL CAREER

PARTY: Democrat

BORN: August 1, 1986

EDUCATION: Stanford University (BS), Harvard Kennedy School of Government (MA), Harvard (MBA)

OCCUPATION: Vice President, Bessemer Venture Partners

FAMILY: Engaged
 

CAREER:

  • United States House of Representatives, District 10-CA, 2019-Present

COMMITTEES:

  • Agriculture 
  • Education and Labor 

ELECTED: 2018

 

ISRAEL


  • Strongly supports a two-state solution, and engaging the U.S. in creating a lasting peace in the region.
  • Committed to a strong U.S.-Israel relationship.
  • Supports continued U.S. aid to Israel to maintain a qualitative military advantage.
  • Supports the JCPOA - Iran Nuclear Agreement.

 

CHOICE


  • Will defend Planned Parenthood and a woman's right to choose.
  • Supports safe access to abortion, birth control, and other reproductive health services.
  • Defends the right of a woman and her doctor to make choices regarding medical care.

In His Own Words


"I will be a fierce advocate for women's rights, including supporting their economic security and reproductive rights. I will defend Planned Parenthood against attacks to stop reimbursement for critical medical care like cancer screenings and STD testing. [And] advocate for a woman's right to choose as well as access to affordable and quality reproductive services." 1 

 

SOURCES: 1) Project Vote Smart  

 

Interesting Facts


Helped small farmers in Kenya and Uganda access funding.

After receiving a public policy and business degree from Harvard, he taught business at Modesto Junior College before entering public service.