Congressman Jared Huffman

Representing the 2nd District of California

Press Releases

Jun 27, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Rep. Huffman (D-San Rafael) secured wins in Congress today on several key North Coast priorities: broadband deployment, improving rural air service in Humboldt, and increasing the equitable treatment of forestry and fire protection pilots.

Jun 22, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Today, Rep. Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) joined forces with Representatives Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin), Barbara Lee (D-Oakland), John Garamendi (D-Walnut Grove), Mike Thompson (D-St. Helena), Jackie Speier (D-Hillsborough), Anna G.

Jun 20, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- In recognition of World Refugee Day, Rep. Huffman (D-San Rafael) and 47 other Members of Congress, including Rep. Zoe Lofgren, Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security, and Rep.

Jun 16, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- In response to President Trump’s announcement that the EPA would revisit current pollution safeguards for cars in an effort to weaken them, Representatives Jared Huffman (D-CA), Carlos Curbelo (R-FL), and 74 other bipartisan members of Congress joined together today to urge EPA Administrator Pruitt to uphold the Clean Air Act’s model of federal-state cooperation that has allow

Jun 15, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Today, Representatives Jared Huffman (D-CA), David McKinley (R-WV), Tim Walz (D-MN), Dave Reichert (R-WA), Kurt Schrader (D-OR), and John Katko (R-NY) introduced the bipartisan IDEA Full Funding Act, H.R. 2902, to level the playing field for children with disabilities and provide them with a high quality education.

Jun 7, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- In response to President Trump’s reckless withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement, Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) today introduced the Standing Against Dirty Diplomacy (SADD) Act, legislation to reduce the United States’ global carbon pollution footprint and ensure that U.S. taxpayer funds are not used to promote a dirty energy agenda abroad.

Jun 1, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- – Representatives Jared Huffman (CA-02), Earl Blumenauer (OR-03), and Suzan DelBene (WA-01) today led a group of 18 other West Coast members of the U.S House of Representatives in calling on the Governors of California, Oregon, and Washington to continue their climate leadership and to uphold the core tenets and goals of the landmark Paris Agreement on climate change.

May 30, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- In response to President Trump’s budget request, which would eliminate funding for the Marine Mammal Commission, Representatives Jared Huffman (D-CA) and Don Young (R-AK) led 34 members of Congress in sending a letter to the House Appropriations Committee today requesting full funding for the Commission and opposing the President’s request to shutter the agenc

May 17, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C.-  New legislation introduced today by Rep. Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) will strengthen ethical standards for political appointees in the executive branch, closing loopholes and elevating into federal law standards that are currently up to the President to determine and enforce.

May 17, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) today announced that Maximiliano Gambin of Arcata High School in Arcata, California is the winner of the 2017 Congressional Art Competition.