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December 24, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC—Congressman John Garamendi, Chairman of the Armed Services Subcommittee on Readiness, issued the statement below in response to President Trump vetoing the bipartisan and bicameral Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Garamendi served on the Bicameral Conference Committee for the FY 2021 NDAA that negotiated the final version of the legislation:

December 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC—Today, Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA) voted to pass a bipartisan coronavirus relief package and government funding bill (H.R.

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December 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC—Today, Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA) issued the following statement on the passing of Richard Rominger:

December 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA)—who served as Deputy Secretary of the Interior under President Bill Clinton—issued the statement below in support of Congresswoman Deb Haaland’s (D-NM) nomination to serve as Secretary of the Department of Interior.

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December 16, 2020 Press Release
Supports 2,700 Special Districts in California and 30,000 nationwide serving millions of Americans

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA) announced that his “Special Districts Provide Essential Services Act” (

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December 15, 2020 Press Release

Sacramento, CA—Today, amidst a national rise in COVID-19 cases, Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA) announced a Homemade Mask Competition for residents of California’s 3rd Congressional District to promote safe habits that will help curb the spread of COVID-19. 3rd District residents can submit their homemade masks to Garamendi’s office until January 25.

December 11, 2020 Press Release
Garamendi Amendment Now Poised to Become Law

Washington, DC—Today, the U.S. Senate passed Congressman John Garamendi’s (D-CA) amendment ensuring full enforcement of the Jones Act and other federal laws in offshore wind development in the final National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal year 2021.

December 11, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC—Today, Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA), Chairman of the Armed Services Subcommittee on Readiness, applauded the passage of the conferenced Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) in the House of Representatives. Garamendi was appointed as an NDAA conferee again this year, responsible for negotiating the final bill.

December 9, 2020 Press Release

Washington, DC—Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA-03), Co-Chair of the American Sikh Caucus, along with Congressman Jim Costa (D-CA-16) and Congresswoman Shelia Jackson Lee (D-TX-18)—members of the American Sikh Caucus—sent a letter to Taranjit Singh Sandhu, Ambassador of India to the United States, regarding India’s recent crackdown on protestors surrounding the nation’s recent

December 8, 2020 Press Release
Final bill expected to become law this year

WASHINGTON, DCToday, Congressman John Garamendi (D-CA), a senior member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure whose district includes 200 miles of the Sacramento River and is adjacent to several major ports, secured key provisions in the “Water Resources Development Act of 2020” (

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