Congressman John Garamendi

Representing the 3rd District of California
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October 12, 2016 Press Release
Garamendi, the son of a World War II Major, emphasized the importance of helping those who served our nation and took special note of the importance of standing up for women veterans.
October 11, 2016 Press Release

Congressman John Garamendi (D-Fairfield, CA) will attend the North Bay Stand Down for homeless and low income veterans on Tuesday. Garamendi’s office will be available at the Stand Down to help veterans who are having issues with the Veterans Administration or another federal agency. To date, our office has secured more than $5.1 in unpaid benefits earned by constituent veterans.\

October 11, 2016 Press Release
Garamendi visits Lake County to assess damage from Clayton Fire
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October 7, 2016 Press Release
Manufacturing Day tours included Pacific Coast Producers, a tomato processing plant; Dr. McDougall's Right Foods, a health food producer; and TacSense, a pioneer in the industry of ultrasensitive and flexible sensors
October 6, 2016 Press Release
Congressman John Garamendi, the Ranking Member (leading Democrat) on the House Subcommittee on the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation, delivered an address on America’s maritime preparedness and future challenges in international waters
October 5, 2016 Press Release
Garamendi Comments Focus on Intersection of Agriculture and Climate Change
October 5, 2016 Press Release
Letter from Reps. Garamendi, Matsui, Thompson and McNerney asks agencies to provide detailed information about supposed benefits and costs
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September 26, 2016 Press Release
H.R.5978 would require creation of eLORAN backup system and move towards the acquisition of a heavy icebreaker fleet
September 23, 2016 Press Release
Today, Representatives John Garamendi (D-CA), Rick Larsen (D-WA), and Loretta Sanchez (D-CA), members of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces which oversees the US nuclear weapons policy, issued the following joint statement:
September 22, 2016 Press Release
Congressman John Garamendi today praised the Benicia City Council for their unanimous 5-0 vote rejecting a proposed crude-oil-by-rail facility that would have been operated by Valero.

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In The News

February 3, 2016 In The News
As the Coast Guard embarks on its most expensive acquisition project, lawmakers are questioning what the best method of procurement should be.
January 21, 2016 In The News
Three tank cars carrying sulfuric acid derailed Wednesday morning on train tracks near the Interstate 680 overpass that leads to the Benicia-Martinez Bridge.
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January 20, 2016 In The News
“When you have a problem, who do you call? You gotta get there you call Travis,” Garamendi said. “It is a significant privilege and honor to represent this airbase, the men and women who work here and all the history.”
January 15, 2016 In The News
The development of the new missile also has sparked a debate about whether it could be more “usable” than the existing ALCM, thereby lowering the threshold for when the United States might consider using nuclear weapons.
January 15, 2016 In The News
Local reaction on President Obama's last State of the Union speech
January 4, 2016 In The News
The letter includes 10 detailed questions about the substance of the talks and was signed by Reps. Jared Huffman of San Rafael, Mike Thompson of St. Helena, Jerry McNerney of Stockton, Anna Eshoo of Palo Alto, Mark DeSaulnier of Concord and Doris Matsui of Sacramento.
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January 4, 2016 In The News
But another major project run by the Waltham giant defense contractor has also slipped its tether: a multibillion-dollar overhaul of the equipment that controls the nation’s Global Positioning System or GPS.
December 31, 2015 In The News
A continued push in Northern California by multiple political representatives culminated this year with Berryessa Snow Mountain being established as a national monument.
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December 19, 2015 In The News
The Elk Grove Unified School District served students hundreds of cases of canned peaches from China in recent months, the second district in the Sacramento region to do so despite a federal guideline that asks U.S. schools to serve domestically grown foods.
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December 18, 2015 In The News
Congressman John Garamendi, D-Solano, a former offensive and defensive lineman for the Cal Bears and NFL prospect himself before deciding to pursue a career in public service, is helping lead the fight in Congress to raise awareness about the need for improved safety in high school sports by cosponsoring the High School Football Safety Study Act of 2015.
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Videos

October 17, 2017 Video
Garamendi discusses health care and the latest foreign policy concerns: October 16, 2017

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