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Congressman Mike Honda

Representing the 17th District of California & Silicon Valley

Press Releases

Jan 22, 2015 Press Release
Bill Creates Forum for Survivors to Advise Congress

Washington, DC – Continuing his promotion of the modern progressive agenda, Congressman Mike Honda (D-Silicon Valley) today introduced legislation to ensure that the experiences and lessons of survivors of human trafficking are heard by policymakers, Survivors of Human Trafficking Empowerment Act

Jan 22, 2015 Press Release
Joins Energy and Water Development, continues on Commerce, Justice and Science

Washington, DC –Congressman Mike Honda (CA-17), a senior member of the House Appropriations Committee, was named to the following Appropriations subcommittees for the 114th Congress: Commerce, Justice and Science; and Energy and Water Development. Congressman Honda has been on the Commerce, Justice and Science Subcommittee since 2007.

Jan 20, 2015 Press Release
Obama 2012 Program Allowed Her to Stay in U.S.

Washington, DC – Congressman Mike Honda (D-Santa Clara) will be joined by Claudia Flores, an immigration rights activist and Congressional fellow who was allowed to stay in the United States thanks to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), at tonight’s State of the Union Address.

Jan 14, 2015 Press Release
Bills Regulate Body Armor, Homemade and Home-Assembled Weapons as Part of Modern Progressive Agenda

Washington, DC – Continuing his promotion of the modern progressive agenda, Congressman Mike Honda (D-Silicon Valley) today introduced three bills that will increase public safety and aid law enforcement by protecting Americans against the threat of gun violence.

Jan 12, 2015 Press Release
Focus on Educational Equity, Expanded Pre-K, Resources for Teachers and Schools

Washington, DC – Today’s announcement by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan of his plans for a new version of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) included several ideas that come from For Each and Every Child, a report from the  Excellence in Education Commission that was established by Congressman Mike Honda (D-CA17).

Jan 9, 2015 Press Release
Promotes Innovative Companies as Part of Modern Progressive Agenda

Washington, DC – Hitting the ground running, Congressman Mike Honda (D-Silicon Valley) today introduced four bills that are designed to help start-up and small businesses as they work to further expand Silicon Valley’s innovation economy.

Dec 15, 2014 Press Release
Will meet with senior political and business leaders, US troops

San Jose, CA – Congressman Mike Honda (D-CA17), at the invitation of the government of the Republic of Korea and in accordance with the provisions of the Mutual Education and Cultural Exchange Act, will meet with senior business and government leaders of that country as part of a five-day trip between December 17 and 21.

Dec 11, 2014 Press Release
Campaign finance, Wall Street regulation changes to blame

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Mike Honda (D-CA17) today voted against the combined Continuing Resolution and Omnibus spending agreement, the “Cromnibus,” because it would weaken Wall Street regulations and increase the influence of big donors in elections.

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