Congressman Jared Huffman

Representing the 2nd District of California

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Feb 27, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- In honor of Women’s History Month, a bipartisan group of lawmakers from the House and Senate led by Representatives Jared Huffman (D-CA), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Jackie Speier (D-CA), and Mark DeSaulnier (D-CA), along with Senator Bob Casey (D-PA), introduced Congressional Resolutions to designate March 21st, 2018, as ‘National Rosie the Riveter Day,’ a national day of recog

Feb 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) announced that the 2018 Congressional Art Competition is open to all high school students in California’s Second Congressional District, which spans from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Oregon border. The annual art contest is held by the U.S. Congress for high school students across the country.

Feb 27, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) released the following statement after joining as a cosponsor of Articles of Impeachment, introduced by Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09), the ranking member of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice:

Feb 14, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Congressman Jared Huffman (D-CA) today led a group of lawmakers in calling for the Department of Justice to investigate the “hush money” paid to adult film actress Stephanie Clifford, better known as “Stormy Daniels,” by Donald Trump’s personal attorney in October 2016.

Feb 9, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.-  Rep. Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) voted for the bipartisan budget deal, which overwhelmingly passed the House of Representatives today, to fund the government through March, lay a foundation for long-term fiscal stability through 2019, and deliver on several overdue priorities for the North Coast and the country.

Jan 26, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) today announced that he has invited his constituent Lynda Bengtsson-Davis, a transgender Marine Corps veteran affected by President Donald Trump’s attempted transgender military ban, to attend the 2018 State of the Union address as his guest.

Jan 22, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) issued the following statement about his decision to vote against the short-term continuing resolution, which will re-open and fund the federal government through February 8th, but which failed to be accompanied by definitive action by Republican leadership to protect Dreamers and deliver on bipartisan-backed priorities:

Jan 20, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) issued the following statement after the United States Congress failed to pass a bill to fund the government, resulting in a shutdown of the federal government:

Jan 18, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Today, California Congressmen Jared Huffman (D-CA), Ted. W. Lieu (D-CA), and Alan Lowenthal (D-CA) led a letter to Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke opposing the Administration’s offshore drilling plan. The letter, which is signed by 36 Members of the California delegation, urges Sec.

Jan 4, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C.- Congressman Jared Huffman (D-CA) slammed the Trump administration’s proposal to allow a dangerous oil drilling spree off the coast of California, as well as across American waters in the Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, and Gulf of Mexico.

Oct 2, 2017 In The News
Press Democrat

In the wake of one of the worst mass shootings in U.S. history, the North Coast’s two congressmen on Monday urged Americans to help change the nation’s gun laws.

Sep 28, 2017 In The News
Eureka Times Standard

Compiled from a Yurok Tribe press release:

North Coast Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) introduced the Yurok Lands Act, a pivotal piece of legislation that tribal officials said aims to strengthen self-governance and sovereignty and improve tribal infrastructure.

Sep 14, 2017 In The News
Marin Independent Journal

A San Rafael man being held by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement since May under threat of deportation would be released and allowed to stay in the country under a new bill introduced by Rep. Jared Huffman.

Sep 5, 2017 In The News
Ukiah Daily Journal

Local representatives, state Sen. Mike McGuire (D-Healdsburg) and Rep. Jared Huffman (D–San Rafael), released separate statements Tuesday decrying President Donald J. Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, a policy that has shielded undocumented young adults who were brought to the United States as children.

Aug 23, 2017 In The News
Marin Independent Journal

With the Trump administration considering reducing the size of 11 marine sanctuaries — including two off Marin’s shores — Rep. Jared Huffman, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, former congresswoman Lynn Woolsey and others gathered at the Bay Model in Sausalito on Wednesday morning to rally support for the underwater parks.

Aug 22, 2017 In The News
Marin Independent Journal

San Rafael city leaders took what some said was a small step forward this week to acknowledge the state Legislature’s pending unofficially named “sanctuary state” bill — but stopped short of sending a letter of support, as some residents had demanded for weeks.

Aug 17, 2017 In The News
Del Norte Triplicate

Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) was awarded the first Excellence in Partnership Award Tuesday by the Yurok Tribal Council.

Aug 17, 2017 In The News
Del Norte Triplicate

In the second of four meetings in the 2nd Congressional District, U.S. Rep. Jared Huffman offered information about a yet-to-be introduced bill and asked for public input Tuesday in Crescent City.

A printed summary of the draft bill, along with a map of the affected areas, was provided to the audience.

Aug 16, 2017 In The News
Ukiah Daily Journal

North Coast Rep. Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) is among 69 members of Congress who are urging Department of the Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to cease actions initiating review of the offshore drilling schedule for the next five years, according to a release from Huffman’s office.

Aug 8, 2017 In The News
California Water News Daily

Rep. Jared Huffman (D-2nd District-San Rafael) is requesting public input on his new draft legislation to protect Northern California’s wild places and streams on public lands. The legislation features three primary goals including: