Ro Khanna facts for kids
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from California's 17th district
January 3, 2017
|Preceded by||Mike Honda|
September 13, 1976
|Relatives||Amarnath Vidyalankar (Grandfather)|
|Education||University of Chicago (BA)
Yale University (JD)
Rohit Khanna (/ /; born September 13, 1976) is an American academic, lawyer and politician. He is the U.S. Representative for California's 17th congressional district since 2017. He is a member of the Democratic Party. He beat then-current Representative Mike Honda in the general election on November 8, 2016, after first running for the same seat in 2014.
Khanna only accepts donations from individuals and is one of only six members of the U.S. House of Representatives, and ten total members of Congress, who do not take campaign contributions from Political Action Committees (PACs) or corporations.
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Khanna at a Net Neutrality demonstration in Washington, D.C.
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