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Jun 22, 2017

Congressman Garamendi’s Statement on Release of Senate Bill to Repeal the Affordable Care Act

President Trump admitted that the health care bill passed by the House a few weeks ago was mean. This current bill, written in secret by a handful of Republican Senators, is just as bad.

Jun 8, 2017

What Congress Did to You: June 8, 2017

This week's video features the Republican rollback of the consumer financial protections in the Dodd-Frank law.

May 25, 2017

Congressman Garamendi Statement on Appeals Court Travel Ban Ruling

“The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals made the right decision in upholding a lower court ruling that blocked the implementation of President Trump’s travel ban from six predominately Muslim countries."

May 24, 2017

Trump budget underscores new national priorities: slashing the safety net and taxes

Even President Trump distanced himself from his inaugural budget, literally, as it was released on Tuesday while he was overseas. Republicans in Congress said they will write their own, and Democrats uniformly condemned the $4.1-trillion plan for its proposed mix of big tax cuts for the wealthy and benefits cuts for the poor and working class.

May 3, 2017

Local Business Leaders Meet with Lawmakers in Washington on Homelessness

As the Sacramento region continues to grow, its homeless population still struggles to find adequate housing.

Apr 25, 2017

Garamendi holds senior center conversation, visits dialysis patients, meets with Clearlake Police

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – On Thursday, Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA3), who represents half of Lake County, held a district work day in in the county focused on listening to constituents and assessing pressing public safety and health issues.