News and Media: Joe Simitian for Congress

What’s Happening

  • Statement by Joe Simitian 5/1/24

    “The good news is the 16th congressional district’s long painful exercise counting the votes is over! The not-so-good news: we have come up short. I lost, and I concede. I trust the process, and I accept the result.   I am disappointed, but not sad. I’m disappointed on a personal level because I had looked forward Read More

  • In historic Silicon Valley congressional race, Liccardo and Simitian emerge as frontrunners

    “In Silicon Valley’s most expensive and highly-anticipated race, two candidates have emerged as frontrunners in a crowded race to replace retiring Rep. Anna Eshoo in Congress — a once-in-a-generation contest that has captured national attention.” “The early results Tuesday night mirror an independent poll sponsored by San José Spotlight that found Liccardo and Simitian leading the tight race. The top vote-getters in Read More

  • VIDEO: Congressional candidate Joe Simitian addresses voters after polls close

    “This is what democracy looks like when the system works and you all are positive that the community wants a functional Congress, a working democracy, and a nation that we bind together, not ripped apart.” “Here’s what we heard wherever we went. What we heard was people really do want a country that comes together…. Read More

  • ABC 7 News: Joe Talks Affordable Housing & Tech Regulation

    On housing: Joe thinks we need more federal funding for affordable housing and we need the federal government to reevaluate unique challenges of our high cost area. On tech regulation: Joe thinks a Silicon Valley legislator needs to accept responsibility to regulate the tech industry where it needs regulation, but also to make sure not Read More