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Congressman Garamendi Alarmed by Air Force Suggestion that KC-10 Fleet on Chopping Block Due to Austerity Budgeting
"The era of austerity and sequestration is directly imperiling our national security. The KC-10 Tankers are a vital national security asset, helping with aerial refueling and logistical support," Garamendi said.
University of California at Davis will lead the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Genomics to Improve poultry. They are one of ten research centers selected to develop a method for producing more food in an environmentally sensitive manner.
First Conversation Between Presidents of America & Iran Since 1979 a Potential “Nixon in China” Moment, Garamendi Says
This week’s events provide a window into the promise of diplomacy to advance American values and interests. When we engage in good faith diplomacy, the world can change for the better.
Garamendi today commended President Barack Obama for seeking Congressional authorization before engaging in military action in Syria.
Before we send the brave men and women of our military into harm’s way again, Congress must act on its constitutionally-required authority to debate the merits of this war and render a decision with a formal declaration of war vote.
As Administration Considers Attack on Syria, Congressmen Garamendi & Jones Send Bipartisan Letter Urging President to Seek Congressional Authorization
Garamendi and Jones give a bipartisan call for the President to "obtain Congressional authorization before ordering the use of military force in Syria."
Congressman Garamendi Urges Swift Action in House Following Senate Vote for Comprehensive Immigration Reform
“The bipartisan comprehensive immigration reform bill that passed the Senate today is far from perfect, but it is a tough compromise that brings us a lot closer to a rational immigration policy in America."
Deadly flooding, super storms, and droughts are just a few of the dire consequences that climate change is bringing to America and the rest of the world. UC Davis is conducting vitally important research to rise to the challenge of climate change by studying its effect on agriculture and our water system, and what we can do about it. Dr. Sperling at their Institute of Transportation Studies has produced monumental work in clean transportation, hydrogen fuel infrastructure, and research on how we can achieve a 100% renewable energy economy.
At Coast Guard Readiness Hearing, Ranking Member Garamendi Advocates for Rebuilding Fleet of Ships and Aircraft
As the House Armed Services Committee sought $2.6 billion of unspecified funds to the Afghan National Security Forces, the Coast Guard has continuously had their budget reduced, jeopardizing their readiness and operational ability now and in the future.
Garamendi, a Member of the House Armed Services Committee, today voted for the FY 2014 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), because it supports men and women who work to defend our nation, and because it was improved during the amendments process.