Huffman: “Investments in rail networks at the national scale can increase efficiency, reduce traffic, and fight climate change.”
WASHINGTON—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael), a member of the Safe Climate Caucus, spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives today to urge investments in rail infrastructure to help fight climate change.
Legislation is supported by Obama administration
Washington—The House Committee on Natural Resources today held a hearing on the first bill introduced by Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) as a U.S. Congressman, the California Coastal National Monument Expansion Act of 2013 (H.R. 1411).
Huffman: “Why would my colleagues across the aisle prioritize paying the Chinese government over paying our troops in Afghanistan?”
WASHINGTON— Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) spoke on the House floor today in opposition to the Full Faith and Credit Act (H.R. 807), which prepares our country for default by prioritizing payments to Wall Street and foreign governments over nearly every other national obligation.
Huffman: Americans deserve high standards for food safety, public health, and animal welfare
WASHINGTON—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) is continuing his work to improve animal welfare standards while supporting the California egg industry, by signing on as an original co-sponsor of the Egg Products Inspection Act Amendments of 2013 (H.R. 1731).
WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael), a member of the Safe Climate Caucus, spoke on the House floor about the urgent need for action on climate change and how forestlands can help reduce greenhouse gases and slow climate change
WASHINGTON—Continuing their fight against genetically engineered salmon, Congressman Jared Huffman (D-CA) along with Congressman Don Young (R-AK) and Rep. Mike Thompson (D-CA) yesterday introduced H.R.
With budgets approved by both chambers of Congress, House Republican leaders must take the next step to convene a conference committee
WASHINGTON—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael), a member of the House Budget Committee, issued the following statement today calling on Speaker John Boehner to appoint representatives to a conference committee on the budget so Congress can reach an agreement that creates jobs, strengthens the middle class, and reduces the deficit:
Letter to NPS Director asks Service to make “clear, strong, public statement” in support of continuation of sustainable agriculture in the Seashore
WASHINGTON—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) wrote to National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis yesterday, asking him to reaffirm and strengthen the relationship between the Park Service and its ranching and dairy partners in the Point Reyes National Seashore.
Huffman: Proud of my accomplishments in first 100 days, but more work to be done
WASHINGTON—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) today marked his 100th day as a United States Congressman.
Supervisor Judy Morris Testifies on Collaborative Forest Management
WASHINGTON—Congressman Jared Huffman (D—San Rafael) welcomed Trinity County Supervisor Judy Morris to testify today before the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation. Supervisor Morris testified about collaborative forest management and the need for a balanced approach to resource management.