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John Garamendi's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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
March 10, 2014 Letter to Charles Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Calling on Defense Department to Welcome Sikh Americans in Military
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of the Department of Defense - Predatory Lenders
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Urging U.S. Military to End Presumptive Ban on Sikh Articles of Faith
Dec. 19, 2013 Garamendi Supports Military Retirement Restoration Act
Dec. 12, 2013 Armed Services Committee Member Garamendi Votes for National Defense Authorization Act
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keep Veterans' Care Essential
July 24, 2013 Congressman Garamendi Votes to Fund Military
July 23, 2013 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014
June 21, 2013 Letter to Honorable Eric Fanning, Acting Secretary of the Air Force - Military Sexual Assault
June 13, 2013 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 1960, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 6, 2013 Congressman Garamendi Statement on National Defense Authorization Act
June 21, 2012 House Veterans Affairs Committee Considers Congressman Garamendi's Veterans Jobs Bill
June 19, 2012 Mourning 2,000th Death of Operation Enduring Freedom
May 18, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Feb. 8, 2012 End the War in Afghanistan
Sept. 20, 2011 Congressman Garamendi Applauds End to Discriminatory Don't Ask Don't Tell Policy
June 27, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of The United States of America
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 2, 2011 Moving on to a More Peaceful World
April 6, 2011 Letter to the President of the United States, Barack Obama
Feb. 11, 2011 Congressman Garamendi Congratulates Egyptian People for their Resolve, Urges Military to Follow Will of People and Ensure Free and Fair Elections
Jan. 20, 2011 Congressman Garamendi Honored to Serve on Armed Services & Natural Resources Committees in New Congress
Dec. 15, 2010 Congressman Garamendi and House Democrats Again Vote to End Don't Ask Don't Tell
Dec. 15, 2010 Support Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal
Dec. 1, 2010 Congressman Garamendi on Don't Ask, Don't Tell Report: "Don't Delay, Don't Discriminate in the Military"
Oct. 8, 2010 Congressmen Miller, Garamendi Announce Extension of Retroactive Pay Deadline for Soldiers Affected by Stop Loss Orders
July 29, 2010 Congressman Garamendi Outraged by Insurance Industry Scam Putting at Risk Military Life Insurance Policies
July 1, 2010 Congressman Garamendi Votes to Bring the Troops Home from Afghanistan
April 28, 2010 House Passes Important Bill To Prevent Wasteful And Excessive Private Sector Military Contracts
April 21, 2010 Congressman Garamendi Today Votes For Important Legislation To Improve Health Services Access For Military Personnel And Veterans
Feb. 2, 2010 Congressman Garamendi Calls For An End To Don't Ask Don't Tell
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Military and Veterans
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Military Affairs and Foreign Relations
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