Washington, D.C. — The Washington, D.C. office and the district offices of
the Honorable Ellen O. Tauscher will continue to serve the people of the Tenth Congressional
District of California under the supervision of the Clerk of the House of Representatives.
Representative Tauscher resigned from Congress on June 26, 2009.
Staff members of Representative Tauscher 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
Lorraine C. Miller.
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 fourth vacancy to occur during the 111th Congress.
Fourteen vacancies occurred in the 110th Congress due to resignation or death.
The Washington office is located in 2459 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington,
D.C. 20515, telephone (202) 225-1880. Mail addressed to the Office of the Tenth
Congressional District of California will be delivered through the internal House
mail distribution system.
The district offices are located at 420 W. 3rd Street, Antioch, California 94509,
2000 Cadenasso Drive, Suite A, Fairfield, California 94533, and 2121 N. California
Boulevard, Suite 555, Walnut Creek, California 94596.
Requests for further details should be directed to the Office of the Clerk (202)