Congressman John Garamendi

Representing the 3rd District of California
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October 13, 2016 Press Release
Today, at his 3rd annual Women of the Year Event, Congressman John Garamendi honored 44 women, including nine Vacaville residents, who are leaders and inspirations in their communities.
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
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
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:


In The News

October 23, 2015 In The News
A growing chorus of Democratic lawmakers is calling for independent investigations into the U.S. bombing of a Doctors Without Borders hospital in Afghanistan that killed at least 22 people.
October 22, 2015 In The News
The future of Travis Air Force Base – from expanded missions to new development projects and water – was on the agenda of area representatives who lobbied Capitol Hill on Wednesday.
October 20, 2015 In The News
California needed to pour cold water on the idiots flying drones so close to California wildfires that they threaten lives and drive away aircraft trying to put out the blazes. Gov. Jerry Brown didn’t think enough about the threat to sign legislation limiting the use of drones.
October 13, 2015 In The News
Area Congressman John Garamendi, a Democrat, weighed in last week on the turmoil among Republicans in trying to find a new Speaker of the House.
October 7, 2015 In The News
Thumbs up: Women of the year named
September 28, 2015 In The News
WASHINGTON (KGO) -- Pope Francis made history in Washington on Thursday, with a message containing something for everyone.
September 17, 2015 In The News
“The best thing that could happen would be for us to take the time to understand the implications of this,” Rep. John Garamendi, D-Calif., said in an interview Wednesday, “but my guess is that they will try to ram it into must-pass legislation, and that would be a mistake.”
September 15, 2015 In The News
There's so much trouble in the world, there will always be the need for the U-2 spy plane. That's the theory of our congressman, John Garamendi, and that's how he summed up things in an interview for a story in the last segment of a five-part series commemorating the U-2's 60th anniversary.



October 23, 2017 Video
Congressman John Garamendi, a member of the House Armed Services Committee, joins Alex Witt on MSNBC to discuss American military presence in Niger.
October 17, 2017 Video
Garamendi discusses health care and the latest foreign policy concerns: October 16, 2017