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  • Knight Introduces Veterans Legislation
    Posted in Articles on June 28, 2016 | Preview rr

    Representative Steve Knight (CA-25) introduced a bill on Tuesday that would help veterans recover from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), traumatic brain injury (TBI), military sexual trauma (MST), chronic pain, and opiate addiction. The No Hero Left Untreated Act would establish a pilot program with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) based on a promising new neurological treatment. Magnetic eResonance Therapy technology, or MeRT technology, is a therapy used to treat PTSD, TBI, MST, ch... Read more

  • Knight Small Business Bill Headed To House Floor
    Posted in Articles on April 28, 2016 | Preview rr

    A measure by Representative Steve Knight (CA-25) to help small businesses land defense contracts cleared a key committee late Wednesday night. In January, Rep. Knight introduced H.R. 4322, the Mentor-Protégé Cooperation Reform Act. The bill would simplify the qualification process for small businesses that are eligible to participate in the Department of Defense’s (DOD) Mentor-Protégé program. This program, which has existed since 1991, helps certain small businesses (protégés) compete for feder... Read more

  • Knight Holds Congressional Hearing in Palmdale
    Posted in Articles on April 5, 2016 | Preview rr

    (PALMDALE, CA) – Representative Steve Knight (CA-25) conducted a field hearing in the Antelope Valley on Tuesday for the House Small Business Committee to learn about the opportunities and the challenges that small businesses in the region face in doing business with the Department of Defense. The hearing, titled “Challenges for Small Defense Contractors,” was requested by Rep. Knight earlier this month to examine and address barriers to entry that small businesses must overcome when seeking to ... Read more