Press Releases

Nov 3, 2016

Congressman Garamendi & His Veterans’ Advisory Committee Discuss Wide-Ranging Issues Impacting Veterans, Including Garamendi’s Proposed Solution to National Guard Bonus Crisis

Today, Congressman John Garamendi, a Member of the House Armed Services Committee, convened his Veterans’ Advisory Committee for a wide-ranging conversation on issues that impact veterans.

Oct 27, 2016

The Make It In America Agenda is Working At Altec

Congressman Garamendi Hosts His Manufacturing Advisory Committee at Altec for a Conversation on Training and Expanding the Local Workforce

Oct 24, 2016

Congressman Garamendi Takes Immediate Action to Allow California National Guardsmen to Keep Recruitment Incentives

Department of Defense is attempting to reclaim bonuses that recruiters paid out in error

Oct 21, 2016

Congressman Garamendi Visits Lindhurst High School and Live Oak High School

Congressman Garamendi spoke to classes about his duties and responsibilities as a Congressman and touched on Congress's role in helping students with mental illness, regionalized vocational training, college affordability and more.

Oct 20, 2016

Congressman Garamendi Visits Princeton Elementary in Colusa County

Issues: Education

This morning, Congressman Garamendi visited Princeton Elementary in Colusa County, where he spoke to 75 students ranging from 1st through 6th Grade.

Oct 20, 2016

Congressman Garamendi Joins Vacaville, Fairfield & Dixon Police Departments for Ride Alongs and Briefings on Recent Policy Changes

Issues: Social Justice

To better understand what local police departments are doing to protect their communities, develop better police training methods, and improve relations between the police and the public, Congressman Garamendi participated in three ride alongs with the Vacaville, Fairfield, and Dixon police departments.

Oct 14, 2016

Garamendi Honors Two Dixon Women at His Annual Women of the Year Awards

Issues: Women

The honorees from Dixon are Linda Hickman and Patricia “Cookie” Powell.

Oct 13, 2016

Garamendi Honors 14 Women from Colusa, Glenn, Sutter, and Yuba Counties at His Annual Women of the Year Awards

Issues: Women

The honorees included 14 residents of Colusa, Glenn, Sutter, and Yuba counties, including Donna Critchfield and Terry Rivera of Colusa; Susan Barrett of Maxwell; Carolyn Denton, Jody Meza, and Christine Stifter of Orland; Marsha Krouse-Taylor of Sutter; Mary Lou Byer, Erin Cucchi, Anne Fletcher, Jennifer Jelavich, and Nicole Riley of Yuba City; Debbra Springsteen of Browns Valley; and Nancy Aaberg of Marysville.