Jared Huffman

photo of Jared Huffman“I’m of the view that you just have to continuously push for the things that you want, but you’ve got to understand that you don’t always control windows. Windows open and close. The best thing you can do is just be in the mix and be ready to go when it does.”


Jared Huffman is the U.S. Congressman for California’s 2nd District, which spans from the Golden Gate Bridge north to the Oregon Border. Huffman currently serves on the Natural Resources Committee and the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and chairs the Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water, Oceans and Wildlife. Prior to his legislative service, Huffman worked as a Senior Attorney for the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), and earlier served 12 years in local government as a Director of the Marin Municipal Water District.