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Mike Honda's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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
April 7, 2014 Hearing of the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - Rape Kit Testing, Child Sex Trafficking, and Immigration Courts
April 3, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, James Comey, and Kathy Buller - Justice for Peace Corps Volunteer who Reported Sexual Assault
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 11, 2014 Letter to James Comery, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation - Improve DNA Testing for Law Enforcement
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Education - Campus Sexual Assaults
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder - Ron Davis Being Sworn-In to Lead Federal COPS Program
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
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 Rep. Honda Applauds FBI Hate Crimes Policy Change
July 17, 2013 Rep Honda, Congressional Leaders Urge President Obama to Address Violence Against Religious Minorities
June 21, 2013 Letter to Honorable Eric Fanning, Acting Secretary of the Air Force - Military Sexual Assault
May 17, 2013 Letter to Advisory Board Members, U.S. Department of Justice - Anti-Sikh Hate Crime Status
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
March 26, 2013 Letter to the Office of Management and Budget Acting Director Jeffrey Zients - Tiahrt Amendments
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
Oct. 2, 2012 Letter to Jeh C. Johnson, General Counsel of the Department of Defense
June 6, 2012 Letter to Michael E. Horowitz, Inspector General
May 7, 2012 Reps. Chu, Cummings, Honda, and Others to Introduce Legislation to Prevent Hazing in the Military
April 20, 2012 Blog: Rep. Mike Honda Supports The 2012 U.S. Peace Index
March 23, 2012 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder
April 12, 2011 Huffington Post - US Peace Ranking Shows Billions in State Budget Savings
April 6, 2011 The Washingtong Times - Inside the Beltway: Peace = Money?
Jan. 14, 2011 The Huffington Post - What Would Dr. King Do? Remembering Arizona on MLK Day
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Jan. 10, 2011 Rep Honda Responds to Violence in Arizona
Oct. 20, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State, United States of America
Feb. 13, 2010 State Criminal Alien Assistance Program Funding
June 16, 2009 Rep. Honda Requests Millions to Restore SCAAP Funding and Reimburse California for Incarceration Costs
Feb. 3, 2009 Death In Custody Reporting Act Of 2009
July 25, 2007 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2008
May 3, 2007 Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act Of 2007
April 10, 2007 Honda Praises Announcement of Congressional Hearings on Tillman 'Friendly Fire' Death
March 27, 2007 Letter: To Ike Skelton, Chairman, Committee on Armed Services & Duncan Hunter, Ranking Member, Committee on Armed Services
Aug. 18, 2006 Asian Pacific American Caucus Condemns Rep. Peter King's Endorsement of Ethnic Profiling
March 8, 2006 Honda Calls Patriot Act Changes Window-dressing
Feb. 3, 2006 Rep. Tierney Spearheads Effort For C.O.P.S. Funding in FY 2007 Budget
Nov. 21, 2005 Honda Secures Funds for Gang Task Force Youth Center
Sept. 28, 2005 Department of Justice Appropriations Authorization Act, Fiscal Years 2006 Through 2009
Dec. 9, 2004 Honda Statement on Passage of the 9/11 Intel Act
May 11, 2004 Rep. Honda Recognizes National Police Week
May 11, 2004 Authorizing Use of Capitol Grounds for District of Columbia Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: ETHNIC AND RACIAL PROFILING - PATRIOT ACT | BULLYING AND HATE CRIMES
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Middle East
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Violence against Women
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Federal Hate Crimes Legislation
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Affordable Housing
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Civil and Constitutional RIghts
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