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District 17 — U.S. House of Representatives

Get the facts on the California candidates running for election to the District 17 — U.S. House of Representatives

Find out their top 3 priorities, their experience, and who supports them.

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About this office

Representatives are elected to two-year terms to represent the people of a specific congressional district in the federal government. They introduce and vote on new laws, hold hearings, and are responsible for approving federal taxes.
For this office, only the two candidates who get the most votes in the primary election advance to the general election. The two candidates may be from the same political party.
You must select at least 2 candidates to compare them.

Candidates

You can vote for 1 of these 2 candidates.

Ro Khanna

Democratic
Representative, CA-17
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Promote tech jobs in rural regions of the country...
  2. Curb Executive Branch from unilateral military action...
  3. Implement Medicare-for-All health coverage
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Ritesh Tandon

Republican
Small Business Owner
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Economy: Protect Silicon Valley Companies, Low Taxes,...
  2. Development: Create better education opportunities...
  3. California Issue: Help our homeless, Support Prop...
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