Tag - Brad Sherman

Shri Thanedar raises $5 million for his reelection campaign


Indian-American Congressman Shri Thanedar has raised USD 5 million and garnered more than 15 endorsements from influential elected officials and organizations, solidifying his position as a formidable candidate in the upcoming elections. Thanedar represents the 13th Congressional District of Michigan. He is a Democrat and was elected to the US House of Representatives in 2022...

75 Indian organizations to celebrate India’s 75 years of Independence at US Capitol


In a historic show of strength and unity, 75 Indian American associations announce the celebration of the 75th Anniversary of Indian Independence at the US Capitol in Washington DC. The 75 organizations represent all states of the US. The historic event is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept 14, from 4 pm to 8 pm.   Dr. Jashvant Patel, CEO of...

Ro Khanna introduces standalone bill in US House for CAATSA waiver to India


Washington, DC: Indian-American Congressman Ro Khanna has introduced a stand-alone bill in the US House of Representatives that gives India specific waivers from the punitive CAATSA sanctions. CAATSA is a tough US law that authorizes the administration to impose sanctions on countries that purchase major defense hardware from Russia in response to Russia’s annexation of...

US House passes resolution in support of India’s Covid fight


Washington, DC: The US House of Representatives has expressed solidarity with India in its fight against the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic and in a resolution urged the Biden administration to urgently facilitate Covid assistance to India. The bipartisan resolution, co-authored by Congressmen Brad Sherman and Steve Chabot that had 41 co-sponsors, recognized that when...

57 US Congressmen urge Biden to bolster COVID-19 aid to India


Fifty-seven US Congressmen have written to President Joe Biden, urging him to bolster America's COVID-19 assistance to India. The sharp increase in cases has overwhelmed India's healthcare system. We must do our part to quell the virus everywhere it persists, the lawmakers said in a letter to Biden on Wednesday. We are extremely concerned with regards...

Congressman Ro Khanna named Democratic vice chair of Congressional India Caucus


Washington, DC: Indian-American Congressman Ro Khanna, who represents the Silicon Valley in the US House of Representatives, has been named as Democratic Vice Chair of the Congressional India Caucus. The seat has been created for the first time since its formation in 1994. Khanna, who was recently elected for a third consecutive term from the congressional district...

Congressman Ro Khanna named Democratic vice chair of Congressional India Caucus


Indian-American Congressman Ro Khanna, who represents the Silicon Valley in the US House of Representatives, has been named as Democratic Vice Chair of the Congressional India Caucus. The seat has been created for the first time since its formation in 1994. Khanna, who was recently elected for a third consecutive term from the congressional district representing...