A Legislator for the Digital Age
Tanaka stands for transparency, government accountability, and job creation.
Historically, Silicon Valley has been the birthplace of amazing businesses and technologies that have been the economic foundation of the country. Unfortunately, over the past few years Silicon Valley has seen preeminent companies moving away with their well paying jobs and fewer startups being created. Reversing this trend requires fresh ideas and a modern skill set to understand these complex issues.
Businesses provide jobs and positively contribute to communities. Governments should directly assist specific businesses or industries through subsidies, tax breaks, or other advantages. Businesses have a right to be profitable and sell their products and services.