Press Releases

April 12, 2016 Press Release

Walnut Creek, CA -- Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) issued the following statement on the agreement between BART and the transit unions:

March 29, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11), a member of the House Committee on Oversight & Government Reform (OGR), called on Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) to convene a hearing to look into long-standing criticisms of the National Football League's (NFL) actions related to concussions.

March 24, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Amid California’s ongoing drought, Representatives Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) and Jerry McNerney (CA-9) introduced the Sustainable Water Supplies Act (H.R.

March 11, 2016 Press Release
Congressman DeSaulnier and 2015 Art Competition Winner Charles Alston from Richmond.

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier announced his office is accepting submissions for the 2016 Congressional Art Competition. Eligible high school students may submit their original artwork through April 25, 2016. The competition is a juried art show open to all high school students who are residents of the Eleventh Congressional District of California.

March 3, 2016 Press Release

Antioch, CA – Representatives Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) and Jerry McNerney (CA-09) will host a joint town hall meeting in Antioch on Wednesday, March 9th, from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. Both Members of Congress represent a part of the City of Antioch.

March 2, 2016 Press Release
Effort Backed by Democratic Leadership, Congressional Black Caucus, and Endorsed by NAACP
February 29, 2016 Press Release
Twelfth Public Forum Since Taking Office
February 29, 2016 Press Release
With Former National Football League (NFL) Players and John Muir Health Neurology Expert
February 17, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced the winner of the Eleventh District 2015 Congressional App Challenge (CAC), Monte Vista High School junior Trisha Sanghal of Danville, whose winning app named “Music Makerz” seeks to facilitate the teaching and learning of music and helps coordinate music programs.