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October 26, 2020 Press Release
Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that he will host a virtual town hall on Friday, October 30th at 11:00 a.m. PT to discuss legal and Constitutional questions surrounding the upcoming election.
October 16, 2020 Press Release
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced the introduction of the Justice for Dislocated Workers Act (H.R. 8583), a bill to require large corporations to evaluate, consider, and ultimately mitigate the impacts to the local workforce and economy a possible closure or downsizing may have.
October 6, 2020 Press Release
Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that he will host a virtual town hall to provide a Congressional update and answer questions from constituents on Tuesday, October 13th at 1 p.m. PT.
September 30, 2020 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced the introduction of the CEO Accountability and Responsibility Act (H.R. 8377) to invest in working Americans and reduce income inequality.
September 24, 2020 Press Release
Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that an amendment he authored to provide grant funding to communities to help workers transition from jobs in the fossil fuel industry to more sustainable jobs was included as part of the Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act (H.R. 4447), which passed the U.S. House by a vote of 220-to-185.
September 11, 2020 Press Release
Today, Representatives Barbara Lee (CA-13), Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11), and Jackie Speier (CA-14) announced that they will host a virtual Conversation on Race town hall to discuss racial justice in America on Tuesday, September 15th at 6:00 p.m. (PT).
September 9, 2020 Press Release
Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that the House Judiciary Committee voted to advance a bill he authored to allow Isabel Bueso and her family to remain in the United States so Isabel can continue to receive treatment for her rare, life-threatening disease (H.R. 4225).
September 8, 2020 Press Release
Today, Congressman DeSaulnier introduced legislation that would help students with disabilities receive the support they need to succeed in the classroom.
August 27, 2020 Press Release
Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that he will host the sixth annual Congressional App Challenge (CAC), an app coding competition for high school students.
August 21, 2020 Press Release
Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that he will host an emergency virtual town hall to discuss the United States Postal Service and voting in Contra Costa County on Monday, August 24th at 3:00 p.m. PT.

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