Congressman Jared Huffman

Representing the 2nd District of California

Press Releases

Jun 5, 2013 Press Release
Huffman: “We need to do everything we can to protect victims of sexual trauma”

WASHINGTON­—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) voted to pass the Ruth Moore Act (H.R. 671) last night, which expands critical benefits for victims of military sexual trauma. Huffman is a cosponsor of the Ruth Moore Act.

Jun 4, 2013 Press Release

Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) held a number of events in his Northern California district during the May 27-May 31 District Work Period, including the following. For more information about an event, click the link:

May 31, 2013 Press Release
Huffman: “I’ll be standing beside seniors to fight back against any efforts to dismantle Social Security and Medicare.”

CALIFORNIA—Today, Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) held town halls in Petaluma and Mill Valley, California on protecting Social Security and Medicare. Huffman discussed his efforts in Congress to preserve and protect America’s social safety net and took questions from constituents.

May 30, 2013 Press Release
Huffman: “I heard from many concerned seniors at today’s town hall, and I intend to make sure our government keeps its promises to them.”

UKIAH, CA—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) held a town hall today in Ukiah, California, on protecting Social Security and Medicare. Huffman discussed his efforts in Congress to preserve and protect America’s social safety net and took questions from constituents. Photos of the event will be located HERE.

May 30, 2013 Press Release
Huffman: “Real Goods has been at the forefront of the fight against climate change since 1978 when they sold their first solar panel”

HOPLAND, CA—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) visited Real Goods and the Solar Living Institute in Hopland, California, today and presented them with his Sustainable North Coast Certificate in recognition of their work championing renewable energy and sustainable living. Photos of the event will be available HERE.

May 30, 2013 Press Release
Huffman: “I’m proud that students participated in the Congressional Art Competition and the Veterans History”

LAYTONVILLE, CA—Today, Congressman Jared Huffman toured Laytonville High School and participated in an assembly recognizing students for participation in the Congressional Art Competition and the Veterans History Project. Photos from the event will be located HERE.

May 30, 2013 Press Release
Huffman: Proud that so many high school students participated in the 2013 Congressional Art Competition

WASHINGTON­—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) announced the winner of the 2013 Congressional Art Competition for high school students in California’s Second Congressional District, which spans from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Oregon border.

May 30, 2013 Press Release
Huffman: “We must ensure higher education is affordable and accessible for all American students”

WASHINGTON­—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) held a roundtable discussion Wednesday at the College of Marin on the affordability and accessibility of higher education.

May 23, 2013 Press Release
Huffman: “Pleased to hold this Town Hall so we can talk about important issues for our district and our nation.”

WASHINGTON­—Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) held his first Telephone Town Hall yesterday, connecting with more than 10,000 constituents from California’s 2nd Congressional District.

May 23, 2013 Press Release
Huffman: “We need a long-term solution that ensures higher education is affordable and accessible to all American students.”

WASHINGTON­—Today, Congressman Jared Huffman voted against H.R. 1911, a Republican bill that would make college more expensive for students and middle class families, forcing them into loans with skyrocketing interest rates.

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