Press Releases

Dec 7, 2016

Congressman Garamendi Introduces the Energizing American Maritime Act, with Strong Support from the Domestic Maritime Industry

Legislation would improve American national security by requiring a percentage of exports of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and crude oil to travel on US-flagged vessels

Nov 30, 2016

National Center for Sustainable Transportation at UC Davis Secures $2.8 Million DOT Grant

Congressman John Garamendi is happy to announce that the National Center for Sustainable Transportation (NCST), headquartered at UC Davis, received a substantial grant to continue its research into environmentally-friendly transportation solutions today.

Nov 30, 2016

Congressman Garamendi Signs NDAA Conference Report to Permanently Protect California National Guardsmen from Bonus Clawbacks

National Defense Authorization Conference Report will stop clawbacks and allow those who have already paid bonuses back to obtain reimbursement

Nov 17, 2016

Congressman Garamendi Champions “Make It In America” for the California High Speed Rail Program

“Make It In America” Advocates, Reps. Garamendi, Lipinski and Matsui, Applaud Withdrawal of Request for Waiver from Buy America Requirements

Nov 17, 2016

Congressman Garamendi Introduces “National Guard Pay Integrity Act” to protect California National Guardsmen from Bonus Clawbacks

Legislation will absolve any debt associated with bonuses paid to California National Guard Members for recruitment or re-enlistment from 2004 to 2010

Nov 16, 2016

Congressman Garamendi Introduces the “American Food for American Schools” Act

New legislation would increase accountability and transparency for the “Buy American” provisions of the National School Lunch Act

Nov 3, 2016

Congressman Garamendi & His Veterans’ Advisory Committee Discuss Wide-Ranging Issues Impacting Veterans, Including Garamendi’s Proposed Solution to National Guard Bonus Crisis

Today, Congressman John Garamendi, a Member of the House Armed Services Committee, convened his Veterans’ Advisory Committee for a wide-ranging conversation on issues that impact veterans.

Oct 27, 2016

The Make It In America Agenda is Working At Altec

Congressman Garamendi Hosts His Manufacturing Advisory Committee at Altec for a Conversation on Training and Expanding the Local Workforce

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