News and Media: Joe Simitian for Congress

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  • U.S. Representative Anna Eshoo Endorses Joe Simitian for Congress

    Palo Alto, CA — Congresswoman Anna Eshoo today endorsed County Supervisor Joe Simitian to succeed her in representing the people of California’s 16th Congressional District. Eshoo’s endorsement is a significant plus for Simitian, especially in a crowded field. This is one of the most powerful endorsements in the race. Eshoo, who has represented the district Read More

  • Interview with the candidates: One-on-one with Joe Simitian

    “There’s only one reason to run and that’s to improve the lives of the people you represent. That’s how I viewed my work in the state legislature, how I view my work on the Board of Supervisors. It has to be about real results and tangible improvements in the lives of people you represent. That’s Read More

  • Joe Simitian Makes It Official: He’s Running for Congress in 16th District

    In making the announcement, Simitian, a Democrat, touted the endorsements of over 130 local elected officials and a war chest of $600,000 “in federal campaign dollars – more than any potential opponent.“I will fight to reverse climate change, protect reproductive rights, and tackle the housing crisis,” said Simitian. “On the Board of Supervisors and in Read More

  • Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian to run for Congresswoman Anna Eshoo’s open seat

    A week after U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo surprisingly announced her retirement from Congress after more than three decades, Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian officially has jumped into what could be one of the most competitive congressional races Silicon Valley has seen in years. In announcing his candidacy for the District 16 seat, Simitian — Read More