Rep. Costa Statement Regarding Kings County's Effort to Help Kettleman City

Feb 12, 2010
Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following yesterday’s press conference held by Kings County officials regarding health concerns in Kettleman City, Congressman Jim Costa (D-Fresno) made the following statement. “We all have a responsibility to the residents of Kettleman City regarding recent health concerns that need to be addressed.   My staff attended yesterday’s press conference and shared with me that Kings County is going to take the lead to ensure the safety of those living in the area.  I will continue to partner with state, local and federal officials to fully investigate the cause of these tragic health issues and to provide as much support as possible from my colleagues in Congress for the people of Kings County and our constituents in Kettleman City.”