Rep. Takano Statement on Speaker Pelosi

Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif.), released the following statement today after Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced she will not seek re-election to Democratic leadership: "With a full heart I congratulate the indomitable Nancy Pelosi on her 20 years of leadership in the Democratic Caucus upon the announcement of her decision not to run for leadership re-election. Nancy is a visionary leader, a polished negotiator, and a trusted mentor. "I am eternally grateful for her belief in me a… Continue Reading


2022 Veteran’s Day Remarks

Good morning! Thank you, veterans, and thank you families of veterans. Thank you military service members whether active, reserve, or national guard. Thank you military families. Thank you to this community and this nation that remembers your service and sacrifice on behalf of American democracy and the ideals of freedom and equality on this Veterans Day. We occupy briefly this sacred and hallowed resting place to remember service and sacrifice—We remember those who died in battle or th… Continue Reading


Rep. Takano Statement on Continued Support for Ukrainian Self-Determination

Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif.), released the following statement today regarding his continued support for President Biden's policies towards Ukraine: "Since the moment Russian President Vladimir Putin endangered the safety of people across the globe by launching an unprovoked and illegal invasion of Ukraine, I, along with President Biden, have remained steadfast in support of the Ukrainian people. "Thanks to the President's leadership, the world has rallied unprecedented support for Ukraine. I w… Continue Reading