I believe animals play an important role in our lives and should be protected from cruelty and abuse. By strengthening our country’s animal welfare policies, Congress can make a big impact on the lives of millions.
In an effort to bring good-paying jobs to the San Fernando Valley, I focus on solutions that can build a healthy economy through reforming immigration, diversifying industries, enhancing innovation, expanding opportunities for small and medium sized businesses, and educating our workforce to know how to benefit from the U.S. economy.
Every day, youth who enter detention centers, jails, and prisons with Medicaid coverage leave those same facilities without the essential Medicaid support for medical care they need to address a variety of physical and mental health needs.
One of my main goals since first being elected to office has been to promote public safety with law enforcement collaboration for fair, smart-on-crime policies for youth opportunity and justice, through all aspects of the justice system.
As the U.S. Representative for California's 29th District, a main focus of mine is to find ways to increase access to community services and health care for Veterans, working families and senior citizens to maintain or regain their self-sufficiency.