Congressman Jared Huffman

Representing the 2nd District of California


Dec 22, 2016 Op-Eds

Marin Indepedent Journal
December 21, 2016

As the presidential election results rolled in, many Californians were shocked — including children, who felt fear that someone so mean and bigoted could become our president; and parents, who struggled to explain this new reality to their children.

Jul 2, 2016 Op-Eds

Marin Independent Journal
July 2, 2016

Everyone’s hand went up.

We were on the House floor in the June 23 “sit in” to protest congressional inaction on gun violence, and one of my colleagues asked, “How many of you have lost a constituent, friend or family member to gun violence?”

May 14, 2016 Op-Eds

The Hill
May 14, 2016

As Americans across the country scrambled to get their taxes filed before the midnight deadline last month, many homeowners found themselves with a new reason to feel frustrated.

Jun 17, 2015 Op-Eds

Sacramento Bee
June 16, 2015

In response to the worst drought in our state’s long memory, our public institutions – with one unfortunate exception – are stepping up.

Mar 1, 2015 Op-Eds

Marin Independent Journal
March 1, 2015

It’s tax season, when Americans descend into the U.S. tax code and return bewildered and/or enraged.