Each member of Congress, either in the House of Representatives or the Senate, is allowed a total of five appointees in each service academy. For each vacancy, I am allowed to nominate ten individuals. Learn more about the Service Academy Nomination process.
The annual high school art competition that I sponsor in the 4thCongressional District. Learn more about the House of Representatives' nation-wide high school arts competition.
Learn more about assistance for businesses (especially small businesses) in California.
As a service to my constituents, my office can provide acknowledgement of special events. Request a congressional commendation.
Advice on avoiding scams and rip-offs, as well as tips on a wide variety of other consumer topics. Learn more about consumer protection.
Federal Agencies—Getting Help
If you can't get an answer from a federal agency in a timely fashion, or if you feel you have been treated unfairly, my office may be able to help resolve a problem or get you the information you need. While we cannot guarantee you a favorable outcome, we will do our best to help you receive a fair and timely response to your problem. Contact my office for assistance in dealing with Federal agencies.
Federal Business Opportunities
Information that provides guidance and online procurement procedures for doing business with the federal government. Learn about the procurement procedures for doing business with the federal government.
Flying Flag Over Capitol
Purchase a U.S. flag through my office. There is no limit on the number of flags you may order. You may also request that your new flag be flown over the Capitol. Flags may be flown for a particular person, event, or organization, and may be flown on a specific future date. A certificate of recognition is included with each flag.
There are thousands of federal grant programs that your organization might be eligible for and I am often asked about what is available. Learn about the available resources to help eligible grantseekers find information on federal grants, loans, and nonfinancial assistance for projects, as well as on private funding.
The following information is for immigrants. Please contact my office at 916-786-5560 for assistance with any questions or problems you may have.
I run an internship program accepting college students interested in learning about the operations of a congressional office. In addition to general office support, interns assist my staff with constituent services, Capitol tours, and light research. Interns are also encouraged to attend hearings, lectures, and seminars available in Congress and around the Hill.
The following information is for military personnel. Please contact our office at 916-786-5560 for assistance with any questions or problems you may have.
Parents and Teachers
District Residents can request to receive a greeting from the President of the United States. Request a Presidential Greeting.
The following information is for Senior Citizens. Please contact my office at 916-786-5560 for assistance with any questions or problems you may have.
The following information is for Students. Please contact our office at 916-786-5560 for assistance with any questions or problems you may have.
Student Financial Aid
Learn about the process of locating and applying for financial aid.
For those constituents visiting the Washington D.C. area, I am pleased to offer this information on local tours and points of interest. My office can also help you make arrangements for some of the more popular Federal attractions in our Nation's Capital.
Californiais holding huge amounts of unclaimed property. Is some of it yours? Common forms of unclaimed property include savings or checking accounts, stocks, uncashed dividends or payroll checks, refunds, traveler’s checks, trust distributions, insurance payments or refunds and life insurance policies, annuities, certificates of deposit, customer overpayments, utility security deposits, mineral royalty payments, and contents of safe deposit boxes.
The following information is for veterans. Please contact our office at 916-786-5560 for assistance with any questions or problems you may have.