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John Garamendi's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: John Garamendi
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Patricia; 6 Children
Birth Date: 01/24/1945
Birth Place: Mokelumne Hill, CA
Home City: Walnut Grove, CA
Date Title
April 1, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama - Trans Pacific Partnership and Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
March 11, 2014 Congressman Garamendi Helps Position Beale Air Force Base to Get KC-135
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Urging U.S. Military to End Presumptive Ban on Sikh Articles of Faith
Jan. 3, 2014 Congressman Garamendi Meets with Air Mobility Command General Selva at Travis Air Force Base
Dec. 12, 2013 Armed Services Committee Member Garamendi Votes for National Defense Authorization Act
Nov. 26, 2013 Congressman Garamendi Alarmed by Air Force Suggestion that KC-10 Fleet on Chopping Block Due to Austerity Budgeting
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director, Office of Management and Budget - KC-10 Tanker Fleet
Oct. 29, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - KC-10 Aircraft Fleet at Travis Air Force Base
Sept. 18, 2013 Reps. Garamendi & Thompson Advocate for Travis Air Force Base As Sequestration Cuts Continue
Sept. 16, 2013 Letter to Eric Fanning, Secretary of Air Force - Don't Eliminate the KC-10 Tanker Fleet
Sept. 10, 2013 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Russia and Syria
Aug. 31, 2013 Garamendi Commends President Obama for Seeking Congressional Vote on Syria War
Aug. 30, 2013 Rep. Garamendi: Possible Military Action in Syria Needs a Debate and Vote in Congress
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Consult Congress on Syria
July 24, 2013 Congressman Garamendi Votes to Fund Military
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 23, 2013 Reps. Nadler, Garamendi, Polis Introduce Amendment to Cut Unrequested, Unproven Weapons System
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
July 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel - Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)
July 8, 2013 Congressman Garamendi Calls on Congress to Stop Civilian Furloughs at Military Bases
June 26, 2013 At Coast Guard Readiness Hearing, Ranking Member Garamendi Advocates for Rebuilding Fleet of Ships and Aircraft
June 14, 2013 T&I Maritime Transportation Ranking Member Garamendi Succeeds in Supporting Ready Reserve Fleet in FY 2014 NDAA
June 14, 2013 Following Inclusion of Important Amendments, Congressman Garamendi Votes to Advance NDAA
June 14, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 13, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 6, 2013 Congressman Garamendi Statement on National Defense Authorization Act
June 5, 2013 Garamendi Votes for Veterans Benefits & to Reduce VA Claims Backlog
April 23, 2013 Letter to Honorable Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Civilian Furloughs
March 20, 2013 Congressman Garamendi Supports Beale Air Force Base's Global Hawk Program
Feb. 15, 2013 Congressman Garamendi's Statement on Sequestration
Jan. 29, 2013 Congressman Garamendi Inspects Fire Damage at Beale Air Force Base, Announces Likely Source of Funding to Rebuild
Jan. 6, 2013 Congressman Garamendi Meets with Beale Air Force Base's 13th Reconnaissance Squadron and 940th Wing Commanders
Dec. 20, 2012 Garamendi Supports Northern California Air Force Bases as Congress Passes Bipartisan Defense Authorization
Nov. 15, 2012 Calling for an End to War in Afghanistan
July 19, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
July 18, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
June 19, 2012 Mourning 2,000th Death of Operation Enduring Freedom
June 11, 2012 Congressman Garamendi Introduces Bipartisan Civil Liberties Act of 2012 to Prevent Indefinite Detention on American Soil
May 31, 2012 Letter to John Boehner, Speak of U.S. House of Representatives and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader of U.S. House of Representatives
May 18, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 18, 2012 Garamendi, Pompeo Bipartisan Amendment to Recognize Air Mobility Command Passes House of Representatives
May 18, 2012 Garamendi Manufacturing Amendments Pass House of Representatives
May 18, 2012 Garamendi Votes Against Escalation of Afghanistan War, Indefinite Detention, and Wasteful Spending
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 16, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 10, 2012 Garamendi Votes Against Wasteful Pentagon Spending While Supporting Essential Northern California Missions & Due Process Rights
April 3, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army
March 27, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
Feb. 8, 2012 U.S. Combat Operations in Afghanistan
Feb. 8, 2012 End the War in Afghanistan
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