June 8, 2020
“In the wake of the COVID-19 response, workers and the local economy need more help than ever. Countless charity organizations have taken leading roles in providing much-needed resources for local communities over the last three months, according to Garcia’s office.
“‘Throughout my entire life, I have felt this inherent need to serve my country and my community,’ said Garcia. ‘Even now in my new role in Congress, I cannot help but be inspired by so many organizations that give so selflessly to help those who need it the most…’
“‘Politicians should not be immune from the economic impacts of COVID-19 and we need to get in the boat and help row. Now is the time to help those who have helped us,’ said Garcia. ‘I am honored to help the local economy and community with this financial commitment.’
“Members of Congress and their staff are paid on the last day of each month. Garcia is set to decide what non-profit will receive the donation towards the end of each month, according to officials.”
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Mike Garcia believes in a strong national defense and is a pro-business, pro-taxpayer, political outsider with nearly 20 years of service to this country as one of the first Super Hornet strike fighter pilots in the Navy and is a highly decorated US Naval Officer. Garcia is a first-generation American whose father immigrated to the US in 1959 and has lived in the 25th district for nearly all of his life. Garcia lives in Santa Clarita with his wife and two sons. He was named to the National Republican Congressional Committee’s Young Guns program as one of the top GOP candidates in the country.
The 25th district encompasses the cities of Santa Clarita, Simi Valley, Palmdale, Lancaster and the northern part of the San Fernando Valley. The median income is $76,866 and the ethnic breakdown is 45.8% White, 8% Black, 7.7% Asian and 35.3% Hispanic.
To learn more about Mike and his campaign for Congress, visit https://ElectMikeGarcia.com.