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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
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
Aug. 1, 2013 Rep. Honda Statement on LGBT Blood Donation Ban
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
Aug. 1, 2013 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Releases Statement on the Re-introduction of the Women, Peace and Security Act of 2013
July 31, 2013 Schakowsky, Johnson, Honda and Tsongas Reintroduce the Women, Peace, and Security Act
July 29, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Support for the Release of DREAM Activists
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 25, 2013 On the Occasion of the 60th Anniversary of the Korean War
July 18, 2013 Congressman Dan Kildee Urges U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to Act Swiftly on the Release of Former Marine and Flint Native Held Captive in Iran
July 17, 2013 Rep Honda, Congressional Leaders Urge President Obama to Address Violence Against Religious Minorities
July 15, 2013 Rep. Honda Introduces Bill to Enhance STEM Education Nationwide
July 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Women's Rights in Afghanistan
July 12, 2013 Rep Honda Meets with El Salvador Ambassador Ruben Zamora
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
June 28, 2013 Silicon Valley Congressional Delegation Proposes Patent Jobs Act
June 28, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader of the House - Tax Exempt Municipal Bonds
June 28, 2013 Letter to Honorable Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - McDonnell Hall's Request to be Registered as a National Historic Landmark
June 28, 2013 Letter to Ambassador Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - Trans-Pacific Partnership and Intellectual Property
June 27, 2013 Rep. Honda Introduces Major Cybersecurity Bill
June 21, 2013 Letter to Honorable Eric Fanning, Acting Secretary of the Air Force - Military Sexual Assault
June 20, 2013 Letter to Secretary Sally Jewell, Department of the Interior - Wild Horse and Burro Program
June 13, 2013 Providing for Further Consideration of H.R. 1960, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 13, 2013 Rep. Honda Introduces Health IT Innovation Bill
June 5, 2013 Letter to Daniel Snyder, Owner of the Washington Redskins Football Team - Racial Slur
June 5, 2013 H.R. 2217, Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 24, 2013 Rep. Honda and Sen. Reed Introduce Education Improvement Bills
May 23, 2013 Reed & Honda Introduce Bills to Improve the Effectiveness of Educators & Raise Student Achievement
May 22, 2013 Letter to Nancy Sutley, Chair, Council of Environmental Quality, Bob Perciasepe, Acting Administrator, Ennvironmental Protection Agency, and Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary, Civil Works Army - Clean Water Act
May 17, 2013 Letter to Advisory Board Members, U.S. Department of Justice - Anti-Sikh Hate Crime Status
May 16, 2013 Letter to Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader - Srikanth Srinivasan's Nomination to U.S. Court of Appeals
May 16, 2013 Letter to Senator Reid and Senator McConnell - Confirmation of Tom Perez
May 15, 2013 Rep. Mike Honda and Rep. Steve Israel Condemn Comments by Top Japanese Official Regarding 'Comfort Women'
May 13, 2013 Letter to Daniel M. Synder, Owner, Washington Redskins - Name Change
May 10, 2013 Letter to Honorable Sally Jewel, Secretary of Department of the Interior - Preserving the Environment
May 8, 2013 A Bipartisan Solution to the Debt Ceiling Debate
April 30, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Cuba Travel Policy
April 26, 2013 Responsible Helium Administration and Stewardship Act
April 26, 2013 Reducing Flight Delays Act of 2013
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston, Ranking Member DeLauro, Chairman Latham, Ranking Member Pastor - Programs that Aim to Eliminate Poverty Funding
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
April 16, 2013 Rep. Mike Honda Joins Democratic Whip Hoyer and Democratic Colleagues to Unveil New "Make It In America" Legislative Priorities
April 9, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Vote Against Benefit Cuts
April 5, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Cummings, Bipartisan House Members Urge President Obama to Continue Food For Peace Program
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
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
March 20, 2013 Medicare
March 12, 2013 Letter to His Excellency V.B. Rybak - Reject Anti-LGBT Legislation
March 11, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Drones
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