Congrats to former State Rep. Juan Garcia on his new gig.
The White House issued a news release announcing Juan Garcia, Obama's former law school classmate and one-term Texas House member, will be nominated to be Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Manpower and Reserve Affairs).
Obama said of the slate of administration nominees announced along with Garcia:
"These fine public servants are welcome additions to my team as we work to put America on a path towards prosperity and keep our nation safe. I am honored they will be joining my administration and look forward to working with them in the months and years ahead."