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  • 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

  • Committee Approves Knight Legislation With Unanimous Support
    Posted in Press Releases on June 16, 2017 | Preview rr

    Wednesday morning, two of Rep. Steve Knight’s (CA-25) bills passed out of the House Small Business Committee. Two bills, H.R. 2333, Small Business Investment Opportunity Act of 2017 and H.R. 2763, the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Improvements Act of 2017 were introduced to Congress earlier this year. The goal of the bipartisan legislation is to help small businesses compete fairly, whether it’s contracting with the federal government or ... Read more

  • House Passes H.R. 10, The Financial CHOICE Act
    Posted in Press Releases on June 8, 2017 | Preview rr

    The House passed legislation today to end bank bailouts, offer much needed regulatory relief for our local community banks and credit unions, unleash opportunities for small businesses, stimulate economic growth, and empower Americans to achieve financial independence. The bill – H.R. 10, the Financial CHOICE Act – revises the troubled Dodd-Frank Act to hold Wall Street and Washington accountable. “The Financial CHOICE Act is a long-awaited replacement to the burdensome Dodd-Frank law, which cre... Read more

  • House Unanimously Passes Knight Bill, No Hero Left Untreated Act
    Posted in Press Releases on May 23, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Representative Steve Knight’s (CA-25) bill, No Hero Left Untreated Act, passed unanimously from the House of Representatives and now heads to the Senate for consideration. Knight’s No Hero Left Untreated Act, H.R. 1162, would help veterans recover from post-traumatic stress (PTS), traumatic brain injury (TBI), military sexual trauma (MST), chronic pain, and opiate addiction. “Whether it is Post-Traumatic Stress, Traumatic Brain Injury, Military Sexual Trauma, Chronic Pain, or Opiate Drug ... Read more

  • Knight Bill, No Hero Left Untreated Act, Passes Committee, Heads to House Floor Vote
    Posted in Press Releases on May 18, 2017 | Preview rr

    Yesterday, Representative Steve Knight’s (CA-25) bill, No Hero Left Untreated Act, passed from the House Veterans Affairs Committee and is likely on its way to the floor for a vote soon. No Hero Left Untreated Act, H.R. 1162, would help veterans recover from post-traumatic stress (PTS), traumatic brain injury (TBI), military sexual trauma (MST), chronic pain, and opiate addiction. “Our veterans face many challenges after returning home and it is our job to try to limit those challenges as much a... Read more

  • Knight Commemorates DIPG Awareness Day With Special Order Dedication
    Posted in Press Releases on May 17, 2017 | Preview rr

    Tonight, Representative Steve Knight (CA-25) commemorated Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) Awareness Day with a Special Order. His colleagues, Rep. Jackie Speier (CA-14) and Rep. Debbie Dingell (MI-12) also joined Rep. Knight in recognition of the awareness day, and called for action on H. Res 69. “For years DIPG has been held to the side by our national efforts in healthcare and cancer research. There is always more we can do to raise awareness and commemorate the young lives devastating... Read more

  • Knight introduces bipartisan measure to help nursing mothers at airports
    Posted in Press Releases on May 12, 2017 | Preview rr

    Knight introduces bipartisan measure to help nursing mothers at airports FAM Act will ensure privacy and safety for ttraveling women. Rep. Knight (CA-25) introduced a bipartisan measure ahead of Mother’s Day that would improve access to lactation rooms in airports for breastfeeding mothers along with U.S. Senators Tammy Duckworth (IL), Deb Fischer (NE), and Claire McCaskill (MO). The Friendly Access for Mothers Act (FAM Act) would ensure breastfeeding mothers traveling through large- and medium-... Read more

  • Knight And Brownley Revive St. Francis Dam Memorial Push
    Posted in Press Releases on April 26, 2017 | Preview rr

    Representatives Steve Knight (CA-25) and Julia Brownley (CA-26) renewed a bipartisan legislative effort on Wednesday to create a national memorial and monument to victims of the St. Francis Dam disaster. H.R. 2156, the Saint Francis Dam Disaster National Memorial Act, would create a national memorial at the site of the 1928 St. Francis Dam Disaster in the San Francisquito Canyon, which claimed the lives of 431 people. The memorial would be funded by private donations and would establish a 440 ac... Read more

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