Washington, DC -- Rep. Ro Khanna (CA-17) made the following statement on the Congressional Budget Office issuing a score for the American Health Care Act, which House Republicans passed earlier this month:
Washington, DC – Rep. Ro Khanna (CA-17), a member of the House Budget Committee, issued the following statement on President Trump’s FY 2018 budget proposal:
Washington, D.C. – Rep. Ro Khanna (CA-17) issued the following statement on the Department of Justice appointing former FBI Director Robert Mueller III as special counsel to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 Election.
Washington, D.C. – Reps. Ro Khanna (CA-17) and Jodey Arrington (TX-19) introduced new bipartisan legislation today that would institute term limits for members of Congress. The amendment would limit members of the U.S. House of Representatives to serving six two-year terms and members of the U.S. Senate to serving two six-year terms.
Washington, D.C. – Rep. Ro Khanna (CA-17) issued the following statement on news reports that President Trump asked FBI Director James Comey to cease an ongoing investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn:
Washington, D.C. – Rep. Ro Khanna (CA-17) issued the following statement:
Washington, DC – Rep. Ro Khanna (CA-17) made the following statement on voting “no” for the American Health Care Act:
Washington, DC – Rep. Ro Khanna (CA-17) issued the following statement on the release of President Trump’s tax reform blueprint.
Washington, DC – Rep. Ro Khanna (CA-17) issued the following statement on remarks made by Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on rollbacks to net neutrality.
Washington, DC – Rep. Ro Khanna (CA-17) issued the following the statement on the Federal Communications Commission’s decision to reverse an Obama Administration order that requires Charter Communications to expand service to more households. The directive was part of Charter’s agreement in acquiring Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks.
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