WASHINGTON, DC — Congressman Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) released the following statement today commemorating the Roe v. Wade decision:
“I applaud the City of Los Angeles for this new initiative to connect more American-Latino artists with executives and decisionmakers in Hollywood. While the efforts to increase diversity have resulted in several new shows and films, there is much more that can be done to sustain and increase these achievements.
“Throughout his presidency, Donald Trump has consistently demonstrated a lack of strategy and an inability to think through the long-term consequences of his actions. This is not reality TV. When it comes to national security and the lives of American servicemembers, there are no redoes.
WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Congressman Tony Cárdenas (CA-29), sent a letter to the Departments of Homeland Security (DHS) and Health and Human Services (HHS) expressing his opposition to the proposed detention site in Arleta, California, and requesting information on the facility.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) released the following statement on the airstrike in Iraq that killed Qasem Soleimani:
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Tony Cárdenas CA-29), along with Representatives J. Luis Correa (CA-46) and Veronica Escobar (TX-16), led a coalition of more than 50 House Members in calling on the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) to open an investigation into recent reports that U.S.
WASHINGTON, DC –Congressman Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) releases the following statement on his vote against the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement (USMCA):
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the United States House of Representatives will vote on articles of impeachment. Congressman Tony Cárdenas’ (CA-29) released the following statement and video on why he is voting to impeach:
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the United States House of Representatives passed Congressman Tony Cárdenas’ (CA-29) bipartisan bill, the Safe Sleep for Babies Act of 2019.
SAN FERNANDO VALLEY – On Saturday, Congressmen Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) announced Julia Nguyen the winner of the 2019 Congressional App Competition for California’s 29th Congressional District. Julia’s app “MantisMath” is designed to make math fun and enjoyable for students who do not find the subject interesting.
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