Khanna staff caught again surreptitiously posting comments on progressive website Daily Kos

Someone affiliated with Rep. Ro Khanna has beenkicked off the progressive site Daily Kos a secondtime for making comments while  using a fake user name, known as sockpuppeting.17TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICTRep. Ro Khanna has always ran on the pledge to be Silicon Valley's man in the halls of Congress. One of his first forays into the nexus between progressive … Continue reading Khanna staff caught again surreptitiously posting comments on progressive website Daily Kos

After ruthless campaign that cost Mike Honda his seat, Ro Khanna wishes him happy birthday

17TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICTLet bygones be bygones. At least that's what Rep. Ro Khanna thinks after he wished a happy birthday to his former political rival and the man he replaced in the 17th Disrict, former Rep. Mike Honda. Khanna tweeted his birthday wish on Twitter early Tuesday morning.Happy 75th birthday to @mikehonda17! I admire his … Continue reading After ruthless campaign that cost Mike Honda his seat, Ro Khanna wishes him happy birthday

CA17 PREVIEW: Honda-Khanna rematch takes an ugly turn

Rep. Mike Honda and fellow Democrat Ro Khanna meet again for a rematch of their 2014 campaigns. MEET THE CANDIDATESRep. MIKE HONDA has served the South Bay since 2001. Until 2014, his path toward re-election was clear every two years until an upstart fellow Democrat fell less than four points of defeating him. One of the … Continue reading CA17 PREVIEW: Honda-Khanna rematch takes an ugly turn

Ro Khanna’s old pal comes to legal defense of former campaign manager

Ro Khanna's buddy former U.S. Attorney RenatoMariotti is representing his embattled formercampaign manager.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT | ELECTION 2016 |Renato Mariotti is a former assistant U.S. attorney and a high-powered Chicago lawyer. He is also the attorney of record for Brian Parvizshahi, the former Ro Khanna campaign manager currently ensnared in a federal lawsuit claiming he … Continue reading Ro Khanna’s old pal comes to legal defense of former campaign manager

Highly topical: Honda’s congressional office to hold cybersecurity town hall

Rep. Mike Honda at a congressional town halllast August in Fremont. CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |ELECTION 2016 |Maybe it's not only for voters in the 17th Congressional District suffering from having their personal information stolen online? Maybe it's also for Rep. Mike Honda, himself?Honda's congressional office is holding a cybersecurity town hall Monday, Oct. 17, in … Continue reading Highly topical: Honda’s congressional office to hold cybersecurity town hall

In cyber theft case, judge orders Khanna to turn over campaign donor data

CONGRESS | 17TH CONGRESS |ELECTION 2016 |In the cyber theft lawsuit roiling the 17th Congressional District race, Ro Khanna's campaign agreed to hand over its campaign donor information to opponent Rep. Mike Honda following a hearing Tuesday afternoon in federal court.Honda's lawyers were in court seeking a preliminary injunction to stop Khanna's campaign from using … Continue reading In cyber theft case, judge orders Khanna to turn over campaign donor data

Honda’s past campaign suspected Khanna was phishing their emails

Rep. Mike Honda and Ro Khanna will face eachother in a rematch this November.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |ELECTION 2016 |Rep. Mike Honda's previous congressional campaign believed Ro Khanna may have been trying to gain access to their emails, according to a 2013 campaign memo. The technique, called “spear phishing,” is often used to dupe users … Continue reading Honda’s past campaign suspected Khanna was phishing their emails

Khanna says Honda perjured himself; judge denies Khanna’s motion

Ro Khanna taking questions from supportersSept. 22 at a town hall in Fremont.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |ELECTION 2016 |Ro Khanna believes Rep. Mike Honda committed perjury when he claimed in a lawsuit last week to have never solicited Khanna's campaign contributors.Khanna's attorney issued a response Monday to a lawsuit filed recently by the Honda campaign … Continue reading Khanna says Honda perjured himself; judge denies Khanna’s motion

Mike Honda equates Ro Khanna to a Russian hacker

The race between Rep. Mike Honda, left, andRo Khanna is heating up.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |ELECTION 2016 |Rep. Mike Honda described opponent Ro Khanna as a "Russian hacker" in his first public comments since his campaign filed a civil lawsuit against Khanna, also a Democrat, and his campaign manager for illegally accessing their fundraising data.“Mr. … Continue reading Mike Honda equates Ro Khanna to a Russian hacker

Khanna’s campaign manager resigns; Khanna served lawsuit at town hall

Ro Khanna addressing voters at a campaigntown hall Thursday night in Fremont.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT | ELECTION 2016 | Ro Khanna's campaign manager Brian Parvizshahi has resigned following a lawsuit filed Thursday alleging he illegally accessed donor lists from Rep. Mike Honda's campaign.Khanna made the announcement prior to a previosly scheduled campaign event in Fremont Thursday evening. Parvizshahi … Continue reading Khanna’s campaign manager resigns; Khanna served lawsuit at town hall

Honda files lawsuit against Khanna, his campaign manager for cyber crime

Rep, Mike Honda's campaign reveals the contentsof a civil lawsuit filed against Ro Khanna and hiscampaign manager Thursday in San Jose.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |Ro Khanna’s most effective talking point for nearly a year has been repeated references to his opponent Rep, Mike Honda’s on-going ethics investigation. The constant drumbeat, in fact, likely earned Khanna … Continue reading Honda files lawsuit against Khanna, his campaign manager for cyber crime

Khanna’s campaign manager nabbed for creating online ID to attack Honda backer

Ro Khanna says his campaign refunded the entiredonation detailed in the Daily Kos story trolledearlier by his campaign manager.CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |ELECTION 2016 |The founder of the progressive online community Daily Kos says Ro Khanna's campaign manager created up to two phony screen names on the Web site to surreptitiously attack a damning story … Continue reading Khanna’s campaign manager nabbed for creating online ID to attack Honda backer