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Mike Honda's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
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
March 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - NASA Space Launch System and Orion
March 11, 2014 Letter to James Comery, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation - Improve DNA Testing for Law Enforcement
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Karen DeSalvo, National Coordinator for Health Informational Technology, and Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Leverage Meaningful Use Program to Reduce Health Disparities
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Sustained Support for NIF
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Janet Napolitano, President, University of California - Keep Lick Observatory Open
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Wheeler, Commissioner Clyburn, Commissioner O'Rielly, Commissioner Rosenworcel, and Commissioner Pai, Federal Communications Commission - Urging Action to Improve Internet Access in Schools
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Peter Lee, Executive Director, Covered California - Protect Vulnerable Communities from Fraud
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Support For Rule Update Allowing Data Use on Airplanes, Opposition to In-Flight Voice Calls
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Michael Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration - Urging FAA to Not Allow Cell Phone Calls in Flight
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Oct. 24, 2013 Rep. Honda Introduces Bill to Expand Tech in Classrooms
Sept. 12, 2013 Letter to Mignon Clyburn, FCC - Call for FCC to Examine Cause of Deficient Location Information from Wireless Calls to 9-1-1
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
June 27, 2013 Rep. Honda Introduces Major Cybersecurity Bill
June 13, 2013 Rep. Honda Introduces Health IT Innovation Bill
March 1, 2013 Rep Honda Re-Introduces the Stepping Up to STEM Act and the Elementary Educator STEM Content Coach Act
Jan. 15, 2013 Rep Honda Brings Silicon Valley IT to Healthcare System
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Robert A. Niblock, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Lowe's Companies, Inc.
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to Lamar Smith and John Conyers, Chairman and Ranking Member of Judiciary Committee
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Chairman Genachowski
Sept. 27, 2011 Rep Honda to Lead Community Forum Exploring Tech Cluster Growth Agenda
Aug. 16, 2011 Rep Honda on Nanotechnology Bill
Aug. 1, 2011 Introduction of the Nanotechnology Advancement and New Opportunities Act
Jan. 19, 2011 FCC-Approved Merger between Comcast and NBC Universal to Benefit Asian American and Pacific Islander Community
Dec. 15, 2010 US Reps Mike Honda and Judy Chu Applaud Comcast and NBC Universal for Signing MOU Making Key Investments in Asian American and Pacific Islander Community
Aug. 12, 2010 Blog: Net Neutrality: Statement on Google/Verizon Proposal
May 20, 2010 Blog: Bringing Congress to Every Home in America: the New Media Working Group
April 4, 2010 Tax Season
Aug. 23, 2009 Guardian Op-Ed: Minority Report
March 19, 2009 Rep. Michael Honda's Website Redesign Process Open to Public "Crowd-Sourcing"
March 11, 2009 Rep. Michael Honda Improves Transparency by Providing Public Access to Legislative Data
Feb. 11, 2009 National Nanotechnology Initiative Amendments Act Of 2009
Dec. 3, 2008 Silicon Valley Technologies Can Strengthen Transparency in Congress
Oct. 25, 2007 Letter to Kevin J. Martin, Federal Communications Commission Chairman
April 24, 2007 10,000 Teachers, 10 Million Minds Science And Math Scholarship Act
Sept. 19, 2006 Letter to the Attorney General Alberto Gonzales
Sept. 19, 2006 Letter to the Attorney General Alberto Gonzales
March 1, 2006 Recognizing the Day of Remeberance
Feb. 6, 2006 Olver Opposes Warrantless Spying on Americans
Sept. 21, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 250, Manufacturing Technology Competitiveness Act of 2005
Sept. 21, 2005 Manufacturing Technology Competitiveness Act of 2005
Jan. 27, 2005 Statement of U.S. Rep. Mike Honda on the 'Tsunami Song'
Dec. 9, 2004 Honda, FCC Agree: VoIP Not for State Jurisdiction
Nov. 16, 2004 Letter to the Honorable Dennis Hastert, House Speaker
Oct. 13, 2004 Pelosi, Hoyer and 83 House Democrats Ask FCC to Investigate Broadcasting of Anti-Kerry Film
Oct. 13, 2004 Letter to FCC Chairman Michael Powell
July 9, 2004 Manufacturing Technology Competitiveness Act of 2004
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position HELPING SILICON VALLEY FLOURISH | Employment-Based Visas
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Fighting For High-Tech
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Encouraging Innovation and Development of Nanotechnology
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