Washington, D.C. – The Washington, D.C. office and the district offices of former Representative Jane Harman will continue to serve the people of the Thirty-Sixth Congressional District of California under the supervision of the Clerk of the House of Representatives. Representative Harman resigned from Congress on February 28, 2011.
Staff members of Representative Harman remain on the House payroll under the supervision of the Clerk of the House to receive and undertake constituent casework, to help in handling business with the departments of the executive branch of the government, to provide general status information on pending legislation and to offer other general constituent services provided by House offices. The Clerk of the House is Karen L. Haas.
The Washington, D.C. office and the California district offices are presently open on a daily basis to accommodate congressional business. Under House rules, the Clerk manages the offices when a Member dies, resigns, or is expelled. This authority, which does not include voting representation, continues until a successor is elected to fill the vacant seat. This is the second vacancy to occur during the 112th Congress. Twelve vacancies occurred in the 111th Congress due to resignation or death.
The Washington office is located in 2400 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515, telephone (202) 225-8220. Mail addressed to the Office of the Thirty-Sixth Congressional District of California will be delivered through the internal House mail distribution system.
The district offices are located at 2321 Rosecrans Avenue, Suite 3270, El Segundo, California 90245 and 544 N. Avalon Boulevard, Suite 307, Wilmington, California 90744.
Requests for further details should be directed to the Office of the Clerk (202) 225-7000.