Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey 1050 Northgate Dr, San Rafael, CA94903 U.S. Rep. Lynn Woolsey has served Marin and Sonoma counties since she was appointed to office in 1993. A Democrat,…More Woolsey is the first former welfare mother to serve in Congress. Now in her ninth term, Woolsey is co-chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, and is particularly vocal about issues dealing with children and families. She is an opponent of the war in Iraq. She also is a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and chairs the Committee on Education and Labor's Workforce Protections Subcommittee.