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  • Knight Introduces Resolution To Support 2028 Los Angeles Olympics Bid
    Posted in Press Releases on September 13, 2017 | Preview rr

    A measure championed by Representative Steve Knight (CA-25) and Rep. Jimmy Gomez (CA-34) in support of bringing the Olympics back to Los Angeles in 2028 was introduced on the House floor Wednesday. "Not only is hosting the Olympics a great opportunity for the United States to show international unity, but having the games in Los Angeles grants the city and surrounding communities an opportunity to showcase our unique culture and diverse offerings,” said Knight. Knight’s resolution, H. Res 516, i... Read more

  • Knight CDBG Funding Amendment Passes Unanimously
    Posted in Press Releases on September 7, 2017 | Preview rr

    Last night, Rep. Steve Knight’s amendment to the appropriations bill increasing funding for Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) passed the house with a unanimous, bipartisan voice vote and is now officially added to the full appropriations bill for FY18. Appropriations bills are used to fund all federal programs and are passed annually. “Community Development Block Grants have been a tremendous asset to states and local governments across the country that are looking for extra assistance k... Read more

  • House Passes Knight’s SECRET Act
    Posted in Press Releases on July 26, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, legislation introduced by Representative Steve Knight (CA-25) the Securely Expediting Clearances through Reporting Transparency (SECRET) Act, H.R. 3210, passed the House with a unanimous, bipartisan vote. “Too many of our skilled workers are being set aside by government agencies in other jobs because of these backlogs that affect their ability to work,” Said Rep. Steve Knight. “We should not be punishing those who are skilled and willingly choosing to serve their country in national secu... Read more

  • Knight’s Small Business Investment Opportunity Act Of 2017 Passes House
    Posted in Press Releases on July 24, 2017 | Preview rr

    Rep. Steve Knight’s (CA-25) bill, H.R. 2333, Small Business Investment Opportunity (SBIO) Act of 2017, passed the House with unanimous support. The SBIO Act increases the amount allocated for the SBIC programs to reflect inflation and provide access to additional funding. The Small Business Investment Opportunity Act would make improvements to the Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) Program, an initiative administered by the Small Business Administration (SBA) that allows privately owned an... Read more

  • National Defense Authorization Act Passes House
    Posted in Press Releases on July 14, 2017 | Preview rr

    The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) passed the House in a 344-81 vote. The bill authorizes programs for FY2018 to the Department of Defense technological advancements. “After years of cuts to our Defense programs, this bill provides our armed services with resources and advancements they have needed for a long time,” said Rep. Steve Knight. “The National Defense Authorization Act guarantees our soldiers are taken care of and have the best, most up to date equipment while expanding acce... Read more

  • St. Francis Dam Memorial Act Unanimously Passes House
    Posted in Press Releases on July 11, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, H.R. 2156, the Saint Francis Dam Disaster National Memorial Act, introduced by Representative Steve Knight (CA-25), unanimously passed the U.S. House and next moves to the Senate. “Receiving full bipartisan support from my House colleagues is a true honor to the constituents of the 25th district,” said Rep. Knight. “Our community suffered a great loss after the Saint Francis Dam disaster and this legislation will finally commemorate the tragedy with the respect it deserves.” H.R. 2156, th... Read more

  • National Defense Authorization Act Passes In House Armed Services Committee
    Posted in Press Releases on June 29, 2017 | Preview rr

    Yesterday, Members of the House Armed Services Committee went through nearly 14 hours of markup debate for the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). This Act aims at funding our National Defense and Armed Services for FY2018 and includes 233 amendments that were introduced and approved to be included in the full bill. “It is a true honor to be a member of the House Armed Services Committee and have the ability to participate in such a fundamental responsibility to fund our National Defense ... Read more

  • St. Francis Dam Memorial Act Unanimously Passes House Natural Resources Committee
    Posted in Press Releases on June 27, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Representatives Steve Knight (CA-25) and Julia Brownley (CA-26) bill, H.R. 2156, the St. Francis Dam Memorial Act passed the House Natural Resources Committee with unanimous support. “The St. Francis Dam Disaster of 1928 is a devastating reminder of how powerful nature can be,” said Rep. Steve Knight. “I am proud to be a part of the effort to commemorate this tragedy and set a memorial for the lives lost. The people of Santa Clarita Valley have been asking for this memorial for years and ... Read more

  • Knight Introduces Aeronautics Innovation Act Of 2017
    Posted in Press Releases on June 23, 2017 | Preview rr

    This morning. Rep. Steve Knight (CA-25), along with Rep Marcy Kaptur (OH-09), introduced legislation, the Aeronautics Innovation Act of 2017, which creates funding and programmatic stability for NASA to mature and demonstrate new aeronautics technology that will continue to secure the Nation’s position as the world’s leading air and economic power. “The Aeronautics Innovation Act helps NASA in their advancement of aviation technology,” said Rep. Knight. “By supporting NASA in these projects for ... Read more

  • Science, Space And Technology Committee Approves Knight’s Small Business Innovation Research And Small Business Technology Transfer Improvements Act Of 2017
    Posted in Press Releases on June 22, 2017 | Preview rr

    The U.S. House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology today unanimously approved H.R. 2763, the Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Improvements Act of 2017, sponsored by U.S. Rep. Steve Knight (R-Calif.), Vice Chairman of the Subcommittee on Energy for the U.S. House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology and Chairman of the Subcommittee on Contracting and Workforce for the U.S. House Committee on Small Business. “H.R. 2763 ultimately helps small ... Read more

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