Honda Seeks Pentagon Apology and Reparations from the VA
Washington, D.C.– Congressman Mike Honda (D-Silicon Valley) led a bipartisan group of lawmakers to call on the Department of Defense to apologize for race-based chemical weapons testing on American service members during WWII. During the war, the U.S.
Discusses Trade, Intellectual Property Rights, International Investment
Los Angeles, Calif. – Last week, Congressman Mike Honda (D-Silicon Valley) met privately with Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou to discuss issues of importance to Silicon Valley, Taiwan, and Taiwanese-Americans.
Honda Champions Workers’ Right to Get Fair Pay
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Mike Honda (D-Silicon Valley) and 143 of his colleagues wrote to President Obama in strong support of a proposed action to strengthen overtime standards to make sure that workers receive fair pay.
Bill Includes several of Honda’s Provisions to Improve Public Education in the United States
Washington, D.C.– Today, Congressman Mike Honda (D-Silicon Valley) praised the Senate for passing the Every Child Achieves Act, a bi-partisan bill to fix the No Child Left Behind law. The bill contains a number of Congressman Honda’s legislative ideas for improving our nation’s education systems.
Letter Led by Reps. Honda, Polis, Quigley, and Sánchez
Silicon Valley, Calif.
Washington, D.C. – From voting rights to financial reporting, the almost eight million Americans who live overseas are often adversely impacted by federal policies that fail to consider their unique circumstances. That has Reps. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) and Mike Honda (D-CA), of the Americans Abroad Caucus, concerned.
Students are elected leaders among over 5,000 California DECA Members
Washington, D.C.– This week, Congressman Mike Honda (D-Silicon Valley) met with high school California State Officers of DECA, a student organization that focuses on career and technical education for high school and college students.
Jeff Milbourne, Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellow, Receives Prestigious Presidential Award
Washington, D.C.– Congressman Mike Honda (D-Silicon Valley) today congratulated his Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellow, Jeff Milbourne, for receiving the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. This award is the nation’s highest honor for teachers of mathematics and science.
Group Discusses the Importance of Investing in Development Efforts to Stem the Tide of Trafficking
Washington, D.C. – This week, Congressman Mike Honda (D-Silicon Valley) met with Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Hugo Martinez and Ambassador Francisco Altschul of El Salvador.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Reps. Mike Honda (D-Silicon Valley) and Tom Cole (R-Okl) introduced the Sandra Day O’Connor Civic Learning Act to promote civic education. Currently, there is insufficient direct federal support to help develop innovative and effective approaches to engage students in learning about our democracy.
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