Mike Honda, Congressman, US; Chairman of SVIEF
Congressman Mike Honda represented the 15th Congressional District of California in the House of Representatives from 2001 until 2013. Due to redistricting, Congressman Honda is proud now to represent the 17th Congressional District of California.
Congressman Honda has been a public servant for decades during which he has been lauded for his work on education, transportation, civil rights, and the environment.
In 2000, Congressman Honda was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives. He serves as a Senior Member of the Appropriations Committee; he is the Chair Emeritus of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus.
Congressman Honda is dedicated to passing a responsible budget that pays down our nation’s debt, revitalizes our economy, while protecting top priorities such as Social Security, Medicare, and public education. He continues to be a strong voice for the cause of social justice, cultural tolerance and civil rights.