The goal of the National Heritage Area is to protect and promote the vast history, resources, and economy of the Delta community.
“Families living near oil-by-rail shipping lines are rightfully concerned about the safety of the trains that pass through their communities. For that reason, I have repeatedly called on the Department of Transportation to use all the tools at their disposal to ensure that these shipments are as safe and secure as possible."
LaMalfa & Garamendi Introduce Legislation to Build Sites Reservoir, Store Water for Millions of Californians
“California is famous for bouncing back from adversity and emerging stronger. Sites Reservoir will play a key role in making our state drought resilient by expanding our water reserves."
At ISIL Hearing, Garamendi Finds Agreement Among Experts on Congress's Power of the Purse to Guide Scope of War
“The American people must have a voice in our nation’s security and in committing our brave military servicemembers to war."
DeFazio, Garamendi to GOP Leadership: Don’t Hold Coast Guard Funding Hostage to Push Political Agenda
The Coast Guard is currently underfunded to meet its mission goals, and now House Republican leadership wants to shut it down. This would force our service members to serve their nation without pay. It would increase dangers on our seas. Instead of shutting down our security, we should immediately fund Homeland Security operations.
In Fiscal Year 2014, Lake County received more than $959,000 in geothermal royalties, money that directly supports public infrastructure, safety, and conservation efforts.
Congressman Garamendi to Host Grants Seminar in March, Announces Formation of Grants Initiative Network
Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA-03) will host a Grants Seminar on Wednesday, March 11th in Marysville, featuring collaborative sessions and grant experts.
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.
Garamendi Cosponsors Legislation to Restore Voting Rights and Releases Video Honoring Black History Month
"The right to vote is the cornerstone of our democracy. The Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2015 and the SIMPLE Voting Act would better safeguard this sacrosanct right."
"Veterans suffering from mental health problems need our compassion, solidarity, and support. I’m glad the Administration and Congress were able to work together on a plan to prevent veteran suicides. I look forward to monitoring the effectiveness of the SAV Act and to building upon this work"