When: August 2nd from 2:30 - 3:30pmWhere: Santa Clara County Association of REALTORS®, 1651 N. 1st St. San Jose, CA 95112
Congressman Ro Khanna represents California’s 17th Congressional District which includes all or part of cities of Cupertino, Fremont, Milpitas, Newark, San Jose, Santa Clara, and Sunnyvale. Rep. Khanna is serving in his first term and sits on the House Budget and Armed Services committees and is a vice chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus.
Prior to serving in Congress, Rep. Khanna taught economics at Stanford University, law at Santa Clara University, and American Jurisprudence at San Francisco State University. He wrote the book Entrepreneurial Nation: Why Manufacturing is Still Key to America’s Future and worked as a lawyer specializing in intellectual property law. Rep. Khanna served in President Barack Obama’s administration as Deputy Assistant Secretary at the U.S. Department of Commerce. In 2012, California Governor Jerry Brown appointed him to the California Workforce Investment Board.
Rep. Khanna graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. in Economics from the University of Chicago and received a law degree from Yale University. In his free time, Rep. Khanna enjoys cheering for the Golden State Warriors, watching movies, and traveling. He and his wife Ritu call Fremont, CA, home.