|@RepRoKhanna greets his #CA17 constituents at a June town hall, MilpitasHigh|
11:23 @RepRoKhanna co-sponsored HR1303 to prevent the exploitation of foreign workers & recognizes the contributions #immigrants make to the US
11:30 @RepRoKhanna: HR1303 would overhaul the #H1B and #L1 #visa prgrms to protect US #workers & crack down on #outsourcing of US jobs abroad.
12:17 @MilpitasCity mayor Richard Tran at @RepRoKhanna town hall
12:18 @RepRoKhanna opens town hall opens with call of solidarity re: @RepSteveScalise #unitedwestand
12:21 @RepRoKhanna first question is about Rent Control and protection #lowincome #housing #mobilehomeparks
12:23 @RepRoKhanna town hall 2nd question about including carbon-offsets in his tax proposal. RK supports efforts concerning #climatechange
12:27 @RepRoKhanna 3rdq abt cuts to #medicare #socialsecuity #mealsonwheels #seniorcitizens. RK says we must invest in people for a just #economy
12:30 @RepRoKhanna 4thq abt cuts to #Alzheimers #healthcare research. We need 2 billion dollars to look for a cure to a #bipartisan disease
12:33 @RepRoKhanna 5th q abt cuts to the Community Policing Grants. We must fully fund #police #training
1238 #RepRoKhanna 6th q "Who do you consider to be rich?" RK's response: the people who are struggling to make end's meet need the tax breaks
12:39 @RepRoKhanna We need to talk together; not. AT each other!
12:44 @RepRoKhanna 7th Q: THE STENCH from the landfill. SJ Milpitas Fremont Berryessa need to come to a common understanding about Newby Island.
12:51 @RepRoKhanna 8th q illnesses caused envrnmnt not covered by insurance Concern about baIt-and-switch #Trumpcare WE MUST TALK BACK TO CONGRESS
12:53 @RepRoKhanna 9th Q about "adopting" GOP districts. Would RK come and speak to District 21? RK will talk about that off line.
12:56 @RepRoKhanna 11th Q High School Student asks about funding #NASA and #STEM #education We. Must fully fund #science which made the US great!
12:58 @RepRoKhanna 13th Q abt working with foreign leaders abt #ClimateChange. #California needs to be the model of #diversity and #ClimateChange
1:01 @RepRoKhanna no single state is more important than the #UnitedStates. We must #inspire not #dictate #California's vision
1:03 @RepRoKhanna 15th Q RK supports CA SB 562 #SingePayerHealthcare will unite the country.
1:06 @RepRoKhanna 16th Q about back room deals--how to get more info about #Trumpcare? #SocialMedia has impowered us to be informed and act!
1:11 @RepRoKhanna 17th Q about #HIB #visa #reform. Company must pay good median wages and must have more than 50% non-H1B workers.
1:18 @RepRoKhanna 18thQ abt rise of #hatecrimes Can't be just a legislation fix. We all must step up to counter HATE. We have to show up & ENGAGE
1:22 @RepRoKhanna 19th Q Cuts to #affordablehousing and #HUD We need to make our case from the local level up. Invest in #middleclass families
1:25 @RepRoKhanna 20th Q Concerns about chaos of Trump administration. No one is above the #law We are a nation of laws, not individuals!
1:27 @RepRoKhanna support Mueller Investigation. We believe in American institutions and will follow the process. #DemocracyNow
1:30 @RepRoKhanna 21st Q #ElectoralCollege #reform #removal CA supports initiative that gives pledges electoral votes to the popular vote winner
1:31 @RepRoKhanna we can't live with 51% support--we need to find a common ground and common vision.
133 @RepRoKhanna 22nd Q Do capital gains support job loss? RK says new jobs must serve people.
1:36 @RepRoKhanna 23rd Q Stealth Trumpcare Bill OMG!!!! CA caucus must cut through the smoke screen to focus on Trumpcare.
1:38 @RepRoKhanna 24th Q about guns. Gun Shops need to be brought into the cnvrsatn about who should have access to guns. We must strengthen laws
1:40 @RepRoKhanna 25th Q about protecting wildlife from illegal hunting and abuse. #Animals are sentient beings that must be protected
1:45 @RepRoKhanna The #diversity of district 17 #SiliconValley WE ARE THE FUTURE OF #AMERICA
|@RepRoKhanna with his #CA17 constituents|