Congressman Jared Huffman

Representing the 2nd District of California

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Sep 18, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON­—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) announced today that the House Natural Resources unanimously approved his bipartisan Trinity Land Exchange Act (H.R. 3326), which would help Trinity County’s economy.

Sep 18, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON­—Reps. Jared Huffman (D-California) and Denny Heck (D-Washington) last night  introduced a bill to help homeowners make investments in their homes and save money on electricity costs. The new bill, the Home Improvement Modernization Act (H.R.

Sep 18, 2014 Newsletter

Dear friend,

Since my last newsletter, I spent August working on community issues throughout my district and meeting with constituents from San Rafael to Eureka and Petaluma to Trinity County. Since I returned to Washington, a lot has happened in Congress. Here are a few updates:

Sep 17, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON­—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael)  released the following statement after voting against the McKeon Amendment to train and equip elements of the Syrian opposition against the terrorist organization ISIL:

Sep 17, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON­—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) spoke on the House floor today to celebrate the 50th anniversaries of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) and the Wilderness Act, two of the United States’ most important and effective conservation tools. In the last 50 years, LWCF has provided more than $2 billion for conservation efforts in California alone.

Sep 16, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON­—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) today released the following statement after the Bureau of Reclamation increased water flows on the Trinity River in response to a possible fish kill:

Sep 15, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) announced today that the Border Coast Regional Airport Authority has received a $9.2 million grant for construction of  enhanced runway safety areas (RSA) required for all commercial airports.

Sep 10, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON­—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) announced today that the final shipment of some three million gallons of dangerous chemicals has left the former Samoa Pulp Mill site, in Humboldt County, Calif., drastically reducing a potentially catastrophic environmental threat to Humboldt Bay.

Sep 10, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON­—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) took to the House floor last night in an attempt to improve the Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act (H.R.