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Mike GarciaREPRepublican United States Representative, CA-25
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CAResidence (state)

Michael Joseph Garcia (born April 24, 1976) is an American politician and former United States Navy pilot serving as the U.S. representative for California's 25th congressional district. A Republican, he was first elected in a May 2020 special election and went on to win a full term in the general election. Garcia was born in Granada Hills, California, and educated at Saugus High School, the United States Naval Academy, and Georgetown University. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1998 to 2012, participating in multiple combat missions during the Iraq War. Following his active duty in the Navy he worked at Raytheon Intelligence & Space. Garcia has faced and defeated Democratic nominee Christy Smith in all three of his successful elections: the 2020 special election held to fill the vacancy caused by Representative Katie Hill's resignation; the 2020 general election, when he won his first full term; and the 2022 general election, when he won his second term. Due to redistricting, Garcia will represent the new 27th district in the next Congress.

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Education5 - 5 of 3
Georgetown University
United States Naval Academy
Saugus High School
Past Positions1 - 4 of 4
Representative
United States House of Representatives, California
2020 - Current
Director
Business Development, Raytheon
2009 - 2018
Served, Aviator
United States Navy
2000 - 2013
Chief Executive Officer
Rhino Estates
2004 - Current
Other Experience1 - 1 of 1
Raytheon Company
United States of America
2009 - 2018