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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
Oct. 29, 2013 In Celebration of Diwali
Oct. 29, 2013 Disapproval Resolution Relating to Debt Limit Increase
Oct. 29, 2013 Senate and House Leaders Join Effort to Reform Debt Limit Process
Oct. 24, 2013 Rep. Honda Introduces Bill to Expand Tech in Classrooms
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Oct. 20, 2013 Politico - A Call for Order in Dealing with the U.S. Debt Crisis
Oct. 18, 2013 Blog: My Response to the DREAM 30
Oct. 16, 2013 Rep. Honda Statement on Budget-Debt Deal
Oct. 16, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Reps. Grijalva, Honda, Hank Johnson Urge Secretary Kerry to Speak Against Militarization of Civil Society Ahead of Honduran Election
Oct. 16, 2013 Blog: My View on Budget and the Debt Ceiling Deal
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - In Support of Japanese Investment
Oct. 12, 2013 Bureau of Indian Affairs, Bureau of Indian Education, and Indian Health Service Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 12, 2013 Blog: My Plan to Raise the Debt Ceiling
Oct. 12, 2013 My Address to the National Congress of American Indians
Oct. 12, 2013 The People's Right to Representative Government
Oct. 11, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz - Back Pay for Furloughed National Lab Employees
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Acting Director Edward DeMarco, Federal Housing Finance Agency - Do Not Lower Conforming Loan Limits
Oct. 10, 2013 Government Shutdown in the Golden State
Oct. 10, 2013 Rep. Takano Joined by Eight Other California House Democrats on House Floor to Speak Against the Government Shutdown
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to Scott Blackmun, CEO, United States Olympic Committee - Ensure Safety of Americans During Winter Olympics
Oct. 7, 2013 The Hill - A Call to Action on Manufacturing
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Ivica Dacic, Prime Minister of Serbia - Support LGBT Rights
Oct. 3, 2013 Celebrating National Manufacturing Day
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Leader Nancy Pelosi - Comprehensive Immigration Reform with Strong Labor Protections
Oct. 3, 2013 Congratulating Taiwan on their National Day
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Oct. 1, 2013 Blog: My View on the Government Shutdown
Oct. 1, 2013 Government Shutdown
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to President Obama - End Immigrant Detention Bed Mandate
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - Encourage Responsible Stewardship of Tongass National Forest
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Todd Jones, Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives - We Support Obama Administration Firearm Policies
Sept. 19, 2013 Rep. Honda Opposes Proposed Cuts to SNAP
Sept. 18, 2013 Recognition of Immigration Reform, Constitution Day, Citizenship Day, and Constitution Week
Sept. 12, 2013 Rep. Honda Releases Statement on Syria
Sept. 12, 2013 Rep. Honda Receives Congressional STEM Champion Award
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
Aug. 29, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Military Action in Syria
Aug. 26, 2013 Letter to Susan Rice, National Security Advisor - Humanitarian Aid in Syria
Aug. 23, 2013 Letter to President Salva Kiir Mayardit, Republic of South Sudan - Concern with Ongoing Events in South Sudan
Aug. 15, 2013 Rep. Honda Hosts Forum to Increase Local Business Exports and Create Jobs
Aug. 14, 2013 Letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh - Reject Harmful Changes To Grameen Bank
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
Aug. 12, 2013 Letter to Governor Edmund G. Brown, State of California - TRUST Act
Aug. 7, 2013 Rep. Honda Announces Proposal to Strengthen Social Security
Aug. 2, 2013 One Year After Oak Creek Attacks, Members of Congress Commend FBI and Department of Justice for Groundbreaking Decision to Begin Tracking Hate Crimes Against Sikh, Hindu and Arab-Americans
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
Aug. 2, 2013 Rep. Honda Applauds FBI Hate Crimes Policy Change
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Reevaluate Discriminatory Blood Donation Policy
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