Solano County

Garamendi lands House subcommittee posts

By From page A3 | January 24, 2013

FAIRFIELD — Rep. John Garamendi was given his congressional subcommittee assignments Wednesday.

Garamendi, D-Fairfield, is the highest-ranking Democrat on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Subcommittee, and will serve on the committee’s Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee.

He will serve as well on the Strategic Forces, and the Tactical Air and Land subcommittees of the House Armed Services Committee.

The appointments were announced late Wednesday in a press release from Garamendi’s office.

Garamendi represents the newly configured 3rd Congressional District.

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Glen Faison

Glen Faison

Glen Faison joined the Daily Republic as managing editor in September 2009. He previously worked as a reporter and editor for daily and weekly newspapers in the San Joaquin Valley for 20-plus years. His experience includes time as editor of the Golden Eagle, a military paper serving the Lemoore Naval Air Station. He graduated from Fresno State University with a bachelor's degree in journalism and bleeds Bulldogs red. He is an avid fan of the NFL's Washington team, and attended the 1988 NFC Championship Game against the Minnesota Vikings at RFK Stadium. He's a member of the Fairfield-Suisun Twilight Rotary Club and a board member for the Solano County Library Foundation. He married his wife, Jill, in 2005, and has three children: Courtni, Tyler and Hayli.

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