Congressman John Garamendi

Representing the 3rd District of California
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January 27, 2017 Press Release
The discussion focused on generating economic development at the local and federal levels, improving local transportation and water infrastructure, and preserving and enhancing the missions at Beale Air Force Base, protecting public safety and address the homelessness crisis
January 18, 2017 Press Release
Yesterday, Congressman Garamendi met with General Carlton Everhart at Travis Air Force Base for a conversation on the future of the KC-46A air refueling tanker mission and visited the Recology Dixon Recycling Center to learn more about their composting facilities.
January 13, 2017 Press Release
Congressman John Garamendi, who served eight years as California’s Insurance Commissioner, today voted against S. Res. 3, the first step in the majority party’s plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
January 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington—Congressman John Garamendi and Senators Dianne Feinstein and Kamala Harris (all D-Calif.) today applauded the Air Force’s decision to base the new KC-46A Pegasus refueling tanker at Travis Air Force Base in Solano County:


January 12, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC-Today, Congressman John Garamendi (D-Fairfield, Davis, Yuba City), who represents Travis Air Force Base in the House of Representatives, congratulated Travis and the communities of Solano County on being named a Preferred Site for basing the KC-46A tanker mission.

January 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC-Today, Congressman Garamendi thanked the Department of Labor for providing $4 million of additional recovery assistance to continue cleanup and recovery efforts in the wake of the 2015 fires that affected Northern California.

January 5, 2017 Press Release

“This is an outrageous attempt by the Secretary of the Interior to direct a scientific outcome. It’s unconscionable. I would have expected this from the Trump Administration, not the Obama Administration.

January 3, 2017 Press Release

“It is simply wrong that the first action taken by the new Congress is literally to gut the independent ethics office that holds your Representatives accountable. The new rules proposed by Republican leadership would put the independent ethics office under the jurisdiction of the very members it is tasked with investigating.

December 8, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC- Today, Congressman John Garamendi (D-Fairfield, Davis, Yuba City), who represents over 200 miles of the Sacramento River and the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta in the 3rd Congressional District, released the following statement on the passage of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA):

December 7, 2016 Press Release
Legislation would improve American national security by requiring a percentage of exports of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and crude oil to travel on US-flagged vessels


In The News

February 29, 2016 In The News
Congressman John Garamendi said this week he intends to introduce federal legislation to authorize funding for long-term water solutions and short-term drought relief.
February 24, 2016 In The News
Bill by Rep. John Garamendi, D-Walnut Grove, adds another wrinkle to debate New House legislation will mirror effort by Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein Northern California Democrats no longer quite so unified on water
February 19, 2016 In The News
Armed with facts, anecdotes and an abundance of humor, Congressman John Garamendi, D-Solano, spoke to a packed room Thursday at McBride Senior Center in Vacaville.
February 18, 2016 In The News
The U.S. is treaty-bound to cut its atomic arsenal, but the nuclear-industrial complex can't stop building.
February 11, 2016 In The News
Feinstein hopes third time is the charm for long-stalled water bill House Republicans and Delta-area Democrats pose tricky balancing act While California drought continues, healthy snowpack promises some relief
February 10, 2016 In The News
Twenty-five young African leaders will leverage the world leadership of UC Davis in zero-net energy and its global experience to tackle energy challenges in their countries.
February 9, 2016 In The News
n February and March, Congressman John Garamendi is hosting a series of senior center conversations throughout the 3rd District focused on the concerns of seniors.
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.
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.”