MY STANCE

Changing times bring with it a new set of challenges to overcome. As the needs of constituents and the problems facing their communities evolve, so too should the policies aimed at addressing these concerns. Unfortunately, the fact of the matter is that many in Congress have failed to keep up. Congressional productivity and approval have both dropped considerably over the past twenty years, and the average age of Congress is almost as high as ever. Even as emerging technologies radically redefine the ways in which Americans live their daily lives, only a small fraction of members of Congress have any experience in such fields. Entrenched incumbents remain in office for decades, exploiting and exacerbating a broken system which rewards inaction and partisanship. 

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Solving the uniquely complex problems of the twenty-first century and this new decade requires rational, evidence-based, and data-driven decisions which are made in the best interest of the American people. An understanding of the multifaceted issues which are transforming communities in Silicon Valley and beyond is key to crafting sound and more informed decisions. Innovative solutions which harness the limitless possibilities of new technologies have the potential to make our government more efficient and accountable, and will allow us to better examine and respond to the needs of constituents. The time is now, more than ever, for new leaders to take the stage, prepared to face the challenges of tomorrow head-on. 

 

I am running for Congress because I believe that we need legislators for the digital age. As your representative, I will work tirelessly to promote proactive and pro-business reforms, combat discrimination and hatred, and push for policies which help Americans recover as fast as possible from the devastation of the pandemic. By tapping into the pioneering spirit of innovation which made our district what it is today, I’ll use my experience as a technology entrepreneur to champion evidence-based, solutions-oriented, policies which will finally make Congress work for you.

JUSTICE AND DEMOCRACY

 
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Anti-Asian Crime

Learn more about my initiative to increase Asian voter participation at 8by8.us.

Learn more about my stance at the link below.

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Freedom of Speech

As a strong believer in the First Amendment, I know it is our duty not only to protect the voices with whom we agree but also the voices with whom we disagree.

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Section 230

"No provider or user of an interactive computer service shall be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider"

Election Day

Improving the
Voting Method

Approval Voting lets voters indicate all the candidates they approve of, instead of just one, allowing for a tiered system.

ENVIRONMENT

 
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Nuclear Energy

As the specter of climate change continues to loom, the search for viable and renewable fuel sources has never been more important. We must embrace the technology that will take us into the future.

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Airplane Noise

Constituents in District 18 have suffered from excessive airplane noise for far too long. We need a transparent and efficient  system that works directly with constituents to create solutions that work for everyone.

THE U.S ECONOMY

 
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COVID Restart

Small business owners were sidelined by Congress during the COVID pandemic. We need to make sure that these businesses thrive.

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Foreign Derived Intangible Income

Foreign Derived Intangible Income (FDII) refers to income derived from intangible assets, such as copyrights, trademarks and patents.

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Tech and Innovation

In a market that's constantly evolving, we should encourage competition by creating policies that support our companies.

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Entrepreneurship

We must encourage entrepreneurship in the United States by reducing cost, promoting innovation, and attracting venture capital

Accounting Documents

Global Minimum Tax

The global minimum tax is a set minimum tax rate that will be applied to all multinational corporations who participate in business across the globe. 

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The PRO Act

I oppose the PRO Act and believe that workers should be able to maintain their flexibility of being a contract worker.

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Cryptocurrency

As a firm supporter of tech innovation, I believe that we have a responsibility to cultivate and integrate this new technology into society.

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Healthcare Reform

Healthcare affects everyone. We need a better system that slashes costs while improving health outcomes for all.

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R&D Amortization

R&D amortization is an anti-growth and anti-competition policy that discourages the future innovations that will propel economic growth

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Free Trade

Our trade policies determine  our economy. Embracing responsible and free, fair trade is crucial to our country’s economic recovery