Ro Khanna becomes Congressman for Silicon Valley

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Indian-American Rohit "Ro" Khanna has made a successful bid to enter the US House of Representatives, unseating an 8 term incumbent from his own party. A Yale law graduate, Democrat, and a former official of the Obama administration, Khanna, 40, has been elected Congressman for the 17th Congressional district of California, whose residents stretch from Tesla Motors factory in Fremont to Apple's headquarters in Cupertino--taking in Intel, Yahoo, and eBay along the way.