Politician Info
A+ Jared Huffman (D - CA)

Huffman had a good voting record on marijuana while in the state assembly. In 2012, he cast the deciding vote in committee in favor of California's landmark  bill to legalize, tax and regulate cannabis. In Congress, Huffman has co-sponsored reform bills, and introduced bills to deal with illegal marijuana grows on public lands, such as 2013's PLANT Act to direct the US Sentencing Commission to enhance penalties for drug offenses involving use of poisonous chemicals, water diversion, or vegetation removal. 

Holds office U.S. House District 2

Candidate in race for U.S. House District 2

Comments

"North Coast Congressman Jared Huffman on Friday reiterated his desire to see marijuana legalized nationally, saying it would help bring rational management to pot cultivation and thus reduce damage to the environment." http://www.pressdemocrat.com/news/3659417-181/rep-huffman-legalize-pot-to?artslide=0
3/15/15

"Classifying marijuana as Schedule I at the federal level perpetuates an unjust and irrational system"
https://huffman.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/huffman-17-members-of-congress-send-letter-asking-obama-to-reschedule
2/12/14

Votes
2019: The SAFE Banking Act, HR 1595
Yes
2019: Blumenauer/McClintock/Norton Amendment to Protect Legalization
Yes
2016: Veterans Equal Access Amendment
Yes
2015: Rohrabacher/Farr Amendment to Protect Medical
Yes
2015: McClintock/Polis Amendment to Protect Legalization
Yes
Contact Jared Huffman

Email: https://huffman.house.gov/contact/email-me

Web: https://huffman.house.gov

Phone: 202-225-5161

Address

1527 Longworth House Office Building

Washington, DC 20515

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