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Mike Honda's Public Statements

Full Name: Michael 'Mike' M. Honda
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 17, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 17
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Widowed; 2 Children: Mark, Michelle
Birth Date: 06/27/1941
Birth Place: Walnut Creek, CA
Home City: San José, CA
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Kate Puzey Peace Corps Volunteer Protection Act of 2011
Blog: One America, Many Voices Act
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
July 18, 2014 Letter to Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa, King of the Amiri Court in Riffa Place - Expulsion of Tom Malinowski
July 18, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Publish Revised Poultry Slaughter Rule, Open New Public Comment Period, Solicit Public Comments
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 14, 2014 Blog: Congressman Mike Honda Statement on Fox News Commentator Bob Beckel
July 10, 2014 Rep. Honda Advocates For End to Discriminatory Ban on Gay and Bisexual Blood Donors
July 9, 2014 The Hill - Arts - A Secret Ingredient in Fueling the Economy
July 7, 2014 Mike Honda Raises Over $500,000 in Second Quarter and Has Over $1M Cash on Hand - See more at: http://mikehonda.com/mike-honda-raises-over-500000-in-second-quarter-and-has-over-1m-cash-on-hand/#sthash.81xnqGah.dpuf
July 7, 2014 Blog: EPA Carbon Pollution Standard
July 2, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Letter on Iraq Action
July 1, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - House Democrats Urge State Department to Stop Conditioning MCC Compact on El Salvador's Seed Purchase Program
June 27, 2014 Letter to Ken Chiro Sasae, Ambassador of Japan to the United States - Kono Statement Report
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 20, 2014 The Silicon Valley Business Journal - Issa and Honda: DATA Act Roots Out Abuse
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
June 20, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - VA Care for Victims of Sexual Assault
June 20, 2014 Letter to Slcan Gibson, Department of Veterans Affairs - Sexual Assault Claims
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 18, 2014 Former Republican Opponent Jim Cunneen Endorses Congressman Mike Honda - See more at: http://mikehonda.com/former-republican-opponent-jim-cunneen-endorses-congressman-mike-honda/#sthash.Y4rhlImg.dpuf
June 17, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Africa Immigration Issue
June 16, 2014 Blog: Funding for VTA and BART
June 16, 2014 Conyers Joins with Congressman Honda to Introduce Toxic Exposure Research & Military Family Support Act
June 16, 2014 Congressman Honda Introduces Toxic Exposure Research and Military Support Act of 2014
June 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Enact More Humane Immigration Deportation and Detention Policy
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
June 10, 2014 Condemning the Mass Shooting in Isla Vista California
June 5, 2014 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Voter Registration via the Affordable Care Act
June 2, 2014 Letter to Patrick Leahy, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee - Campaign Finance Decisions
May 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program
May 30, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Preventing Sex Trafficking
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 29, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
May 27, 2014 Letter to Ashley Higgins, United States Department of Education - Gainful Employment Rule
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
May 22, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Bipartisan Push to End Off-Budget Military Spending
May 22, 2014 USA FREEDOM Act
May 14, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Federal Communications Commission Chairman- Demanding-Net-Neutrality
May 9, 2014 Blog: Why I Voted for the R&D Tax Credit
May 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States, Regarding the Boko Haram Abductions in Nigeria
May 8, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development - Regarding Fair Housing
May 7, 2014 Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Congressmen Announce Support of Peace Corps Equity Act of 2014
May 6, 2014 Letter to Chairmen and Ranking Members of the House Committee on Ways and Means and the Senate Finance Committee
May 2, 2014 Members of the California Democratic Congressional Delegation Respond to Ongoing Racially Charged Remarks in Media
April 29, 2014 Letter to Patrick Donahoe, Postmaster General and Chief Executive Officer United States Postal Service - Reject U.S. Post Office-Staples Pilot Program
April 28, 2014 Climate Change
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