Rep. Vargas Statement on Rep. Darrell Issa’s Decision to Retire from Congress
Washington, D.C. (January 10, 2018)—Rep. Juan Vargas (CA-51) released this statement after Rep. Darrell Issa announced his decision to retire from Congress:
“Representative Darrell Issa has served the people of Orange and San Diego County in Congress for nearly two decades. We may have not always agreed, but he has always been a friend. I wish him the very best in his retirement. ”
Vargas represents California’s 51st Congressional District which includes the southern portion of San Diego County, all of Imperial County and California’s entire U.S.-Mexico border. Vargas was first elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2012 and is currently serving his third term in Congress. He serves on the House Financial Services Committee.