Congressman Ro Khanna represents the 17th Congressional District of California in the House of Representatives. Recently elected, Khanna has wasted no time in making a positive impact for his community. He has co-sponsored a companion bill designed to prevent the exploitation of foreign workers and has actively supported educational reform to allow for the affordability of higher education for all. Given his experience as an educator, Congressman Khanna supports innovative curricula and the funding of technology in public schools. Earlier in his career, Congressman Khanna served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary in the United States Department of Commerce under former President Barack Obama. Congressman Khanna currently serves on the Committee on the Budget and Committee on Armed Services.