In California, the move to recall Senator Aisha Wahab picks up momentum

The demand to recall California District 10 State Senator Aisha Wahab is building pace by the day. The California Secretary of State’s office approved petitions for circulation for the recall of Senator Wahab on December 15, and the first rally was held Dec 23 at the senator’s constituency in Fremont, Calif. More rally signature rallies are planned for Dec 30 in Milpitas and Dec 31 in Santa Clara.

Indian American Congressmembers welcome India’s probe into Pannun foiled assassination plot

Indian American Members of Congress have “welcomed” the Indian government’s announcement of a committee of enquiry to probe the alleged foiled assassination plot against India-designated terrorist Gurpatwant Singh Pannun. Ami Bera, Pramila Jayapal, Ro Khanna, Shri Thanedar and Raja Krishnamoorthi called the allegations made in the indictment of Nikhil Gupta in connection with a foiled plot to assassinate a US citizen “deeply concerning.”

Indian American Congressman Ro Khanna awarded for best workplace environment

Indian American Congressman Ro Khanna, who is leading a delegation to India on Independence Day, has been honored with a Democracy Award for outstanding achievement for the category of Life in Congress – Workplace Environment. The category highlights offices that have established both formal policies and informal cultures that enhance the work-life fit and professional development of their staff.