Congressman John Garamendi’s (D-Fairfield, Davis, Yuba City, CA) women’s advisory committee, the Women’s Initiative Network (WIN), today hosted a community conversation on helping women enter advanced careers in Science, Technology, Mathematics, and Engineering (STEM) and overcome workplace discrimination.
Congressman Garamendi’s Statement on President Obama’s Nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court
“The American people deserve to learn more about Judge Garland through confirmation hearings, but Senate leadership has refused to act. The Constitution is clear: The President has the responsibility to nominate a candidate, and the Senate has the responsibility to schedule a hearing and a vote, regardless of when the next election is.”
“Today, I rise to shed light on the epidemic of bullying in our schools, and the harmful effects it has on our nation’s children. Bullying is the reason that 160,000 American children do not go to school each day because they cannot endure another day of verbal and physical attacks from their peers. All too often horrific shootings on our school campuses are done by students who have been bullied."
Legislation would mirror S.2533, the “California Long-Term Provisions for Water Supply and Short-Term Provisions for Emergency Drought Relief Act,” recently introduced by Senator Dianne Feinstein
Congressman Garamendi hosted a number of senior center roundtable conversations this week throughout the 3rd Congressional District.
H.R.4441 would be a massive giveaway to private companies at the expense of consumers
Legislation would provide $1.3 billion for long-term solutions for water storage, desalination, and recycling
Bipartisan bill reauthorizes and funds the Coast Guard for two more years
Latest Republican effort would take away health insurance from about 20 million people and defund the largest provider of women's health care services.
“Universal background checks are overwhelmingly supported by the American public,” said Congressman Garamendi.