Press Releases

February 11, 2016 Press Release

Walnut Creek, CA – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier kicks off his first town hall of 2016 in Walnut Creek on Thursday, February 18th, from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. Town halls are one part of DeSaulnier’s efforts to be accessible to constituents.

January 20, 2016 Press Release

Walnut Creek, CA – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) kicks off his 2016 Mobile District Office hours in Moraga on Saturday, January 23rd from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Mobile District Office Hours have long been a key part of Congressman DeSaulnier’s efforts to be accessible to constituents.

January 11, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that his guest for the 2016 State of the Union address is Amanda Wilcox, Legislation and Policy Chair for the California Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.  

January 5, 2016 Press Release

Washington DC – Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) made the following statement after attending President Obama’s announcement on the Administration’s executive actions to reduce gun violence and make our communities safer.

December 15, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) introduced bi-partisan legislation to improve accountability and oversight of so-called “megaprojects.” The “Transportation Megaprojects Accountability and Oversight Act” (H.R.

December 11, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, four amendments authored by Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) were successfully signed into law by President Obama as part of the Every Student Succeeds Act (S. 1177). This landmark measure overhauls the education law known as “No Child Left Behind.”

December 3, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) issued the following statement on the passage of the joint House and Senate 5-year highway funding bill, which includes a measure authored by DeSaulnier to protec

December 3, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC –  A measure to improve the safety of crude oil rail shipments across the nation, introduced by Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11), Congresswoman Nita Lowey (NY-17),  and Congressman John Garamendi (CA-3), was passed in the House by unanimous consent and included as part of the North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act (H.R. 8). It requires the U.S.

December 2, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, four amendments authored by Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) were successfully passed as part of the Every Student Succeeds Act (S. 1177). This landmark bill overhauls the education law known as “No Child Left Behind (NCLB).”

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