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May 26, 2015

Winners of Congressional High School Art Competition Announced at Reception at Davis’ Pence Art Gallery

On Friday, Congressman John Garamendi (D-Fairfield, CA) was proud to announce the winners of this year’s Congressional High School Art Competition in the 3rd District at the Pence Gallery in Davis. His office received more than 60 pieces this year - a new record for the 3rd District.

May 18, 2015

Congressional Art Competition Reception

This Friday, May 22nd from 4:00 to 5:30pm at the Pence Gallery in Davis (212 D Street), our office will be hosting a reception honoring the hard work and accomplishments of the talented artists, parents and art teachers who contributed to the competition.

May 15, 2015

As Interest Rates Drop for New Student Loans, Garamendi Highlights Need for Refinancing Options

“Americans working in good faith to repay their student loans deserve access to the same lower interest rates as current students. A college education should be an investment into the future, not a ball-and-chain from the past. It’s time for Congress to vote on the Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act."

Apr 17, 2015

At Advancing Women’s Careers and Dreams Conference, Garamendi & Experts Discuss Status of Women in the Workplace in 2015

The Congressman brought together experts and dozens of accomplished women in business, non-profits, and public service. He said, "In America today, women are taking their rightful place as equals at home, at work, and in the community, but as everyone in this room knows, we haven’t broken the glass ceiling yet."

Apr 13, 2015

Congressman Garamendi Honors Sikh American Community and Celebration of Vaisakhi with Introduction of House Resolution

“America’s founding ideals of freedom of worship, equality, and justice are reflected in the Sikh American community’s celebration of Vaisakhi. I am proud to represent one of the largest Sikh communities in the country. I have partnered with the community on many issues, including civil liberties, education, and business development."

Mar 26, 2015

Garamendi Votes for Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Medicare Access, Children’s Healthcare & Secure Rural Schools Program

Today, we came together, not as Democrats or Republicans but as Americans, to uphold our obligation to society’s most vulnerable citizens, including our seniors, children in lower-income families, and Americans who live in rural underserved communities.

Mar 18, 2015

Student Loan Bill Garamendi Co-Sponsored Today Would Benefit an Estimated 25 Million Americans

“If the Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act became law, a typical borrower would save about $2,000 over the course of a student loan. An estimated 2.3 million Californians would see savings,”

Feb 18, 2015

Garamendi Welcomes Submissions for High School Congressional Art Competition

All high school students residing in California’s 3rd Congressional District, which includes all or portions of Colusa, Glenn, Lake, Sacramento, Solano, Sutter, Yolo, and Yuba counties, are invited to submit their original artwork. The deadline to submit artwork is April 24, 2015 at 5PM.

Jan 26, 2015

Garamendi Works on Water, Education, Quality of Life Issues in Lake County

The Congressman held a series of meetings and site visits in Lake County. The meetings focused on Lake County’s unique water needs, the value of nonprofits in the community, and issues of importance to seniors, students, and educators.

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