What can be done to help veterans re-enter the domestic workforce on financially and psychologically sound footing, particularly in an unsettled job market? Congressman Garamendi will speak at the Commonwealth Club on August 6 with John Diaz from the San Francisco Chronicle serving as moderator.
John Garamendi brings nearly four decades of public service to the House Armed Services and Natural Resources committees. He has served as a Peace Corps volunteer, California’s state majority leader, deputy secretary of the Department of the Interior, and California’s insurance commissioner. The son of a World War II major, Garamendi is the author of H.R. 3860, the Help Veterans Return to Work Act.
John Diaz is the Editor for the San Francisco Chronicle for the Editorial Page.
Location: 595 Market St., San Francisco
Time: 11:30 a.m. check-in, program starts at 12 pm.
Cost: $20 standard, $8 Women for Women International Members
Free admission to member and students with valid student ID.
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