Press Releases

Feb 11, 2016

Congressman Garamendi Says No to Privatizing American Air Traffic Control Operations

H.R.4441 would be a massive giveaway to private companies at the expense of consumers

Feb 10, 2016

Congressman Garamendi Announces Support of Senator Feinstein’s California Water Legislation

Issues: Water

Legislation would provide $1.3 billion for long-term solutions for water storage, desalination, and recycling

Feb 2, 2016

Reps. Garamendi and Hunter Complete Passage of their Two-Year Coast Guard Reauthorization Bill

Bipartisan bill reauthorizes and funds the Coast Guard for two more years

Jan 6, 2016

Congressman Garamendi’s Statement on Latest Effort to Repeal the Affordable Care Act

Issues: Health Care

Latest Republican effort would take away health insurance from about 20 million people and defund the largest provider of women's health care services.

Jan 6, 2016

Congressman Garamendi’s Statement on President Obama’s Executive Order Requiring Background Checks

“Universal background checks are overwhelmingly supported by the American public,” said Congressman Garamendi.

Dec 17, 2015

Former Cal Bears Lineman Garamendi Cosponsors Sports Concussion Legislation

Issues: Education

Garamendi, a former lineman for the Cal Bears and NFL prospect before deciding to pursue a career in public service, is helping lead the fight in Congress to raise awareness about the need for improved safety in high school sports.

Dec 4, 2015

Congressman Garamendi Applauds Bipartisan Passage of Long-Term Transportation and Infrastructure Bill

Five-year bill will provide $26.3 billion for roadway and transit funding in California

Dec 3, 2015

Garamendi Praises Historic Milestone for Women in Armed Forces, Qualified Female Servicemembers to Have Access to All Combat Roles

“The United States has taken an important step forward in our continuing efforts to fully integrate the military and to ensure that every position is filled by our best and our brightest, whoever they may be,” Congressman Garamendi said.