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United States

U.S. House of RepresentativesCandidate for District 17

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Khanh Tran

Governing Board Member
8,455 votes (7.2%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Protects jobs by sponsoring new laws to help unionize high tech labor
  • Subsidize government housing by building affordable homes that can be afforded by Seniors and Millennials for a life-deeded/life time rent basically live there until you die
  • See priority 1 and 2



Profession:Proud School Board Member
Sr. Staff Security Engineer, Globalfoundries (2016–current)
Governing Board Member, Alum Rock Board of Trustees — Elected position (2014–current)


UOP B.S. and M.A., Business/Management (1999)

Questions & Answers

Questions from League of Women Voters of California Education Fund (5)

What financing method(s) would you support to repair or improve roads, rails, ports, airports, the electrical grid and other infrastructure in the U.S.?
Answer from Khanh Tran:

Legalize and taxing online poker and gamblings bring not only local but foreign tax revenues.

What programs or legislation, if any, would you support to help Americans of all ages secure affordable health care?
Answer from Khanh Tran:

No comment.

Describe an immigration policy that you would support if presented to the House.
Answer from Khanh Tran:

I support pathways to citizenship for undocumented immigrants especially when their sibblings are born here on our soil and/or their sibblings serve our military and arm forces.

What programs or legislation would you support to meet the water needs of Californians and the federal water project infrastructure in California?
Answer from Khanh Tran:

I support desalinations and bring seawaters into our cities for drinking waters.

According to a "Civility In America” survey, 75% of Americans believe that the U.S. has a major civility problem. If you are elected what will do to address this?
Answer from Khanh Tran:

Difference is an asset and we need to accept that differences empower us to do better and be more humble; and make us better as a society for the purpose of prosperity and pursuit of happiness not only for ourselves and families, but for others as well.

Who gave money to this candidate?


Total money raised: $7,265

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

Khanh Tran

More information about contributions

By State:

California 100.00%

By Size:

Large contributions (100.00%)
Small contributions (0.00%)

By Type:

From organizations (0.00%)
From individuals (100.00%)
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.

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