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Congressman Tony Cardenas

Representing the 29th District of California

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Jun 20, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced its decision to roll back President Obama’s Clean Power Plan (CPP). Congressman Cárdenas releases the following statement:

Jun 20, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) has called on Congress to open an impeachment inquiry into President Trump.

Congressman Cárdenas releases the following statement:

Jun 14, 2019 Press Release

SAN FERNANDO VALLEY, CA – Today, U.S. Representative Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) hosted a healthcare roundtable with doctors and community healthcare professionals to discuss Democratic efforts to strengthen the Affordable Care Act (ACA), protect Americans with pre-existing conditions, and fight to lower prescription drug prices.

Jun 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Tony Cárdenas (CA-29), David Schweikert (AZ-6), and Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) introduced the Less Traffic with Smart Stop Lights Act of 2019. This bipartisan legislation would create a Smart Technology Traffic Signals Grant Program at the Department of Transportation.

Jun 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representatives Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) releases the following statement on the 3rd anniversary of the horrific Pulse Nightclub shooting in Orlando:

Jun 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – On Monday, U.S. Representative Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) introduced the Safe Sleep for Babies Act of 2019 following reports of infant deaths tied to incline sleep products.

Jun 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) releases the following statement on the 56th anniversary of the passage of the Equal Pay Act:

May 24, 2019 Press Release

Yesterday, Congressman Tony Cárdenas spoke about the Energy and Commerce Committee’s comprehensive infrastructure package called the Leading Infrastructure for Tomorrow’s America or LIFT Act. The LIFT Act includes the Clean Commute for Kids Act and the Low Income Solar Act, two bills championed by Rep. Cárdenas. 

Apr 12, 2019 Press Release

Today, I am introducing the Ending Debtor’s Prison for Kids Act. We need to eliminate the cruel practice of collecting fines and fees that keep children in jail and American families in debt.

Apr 3, 2019 Press Release

Today, Reps. Tony Cárdenas (D-CA), Jim Banks (R-IN), Filemon Vela (D-TX), and Susan Brooks (R-IN) introduced the Eliminate From Regulators Opportunities to Nationalize The Internet in Every Respect Act (E-FRONTIER Act).  This bill would safeguard the commercial 5G broadband networks from nationalization without authorization from Congress.  Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Sen.


In The News

Aug 19, 2015 In The News

Two Democratic lawmakers have asked the U.S. government to prohibit Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump from displaying his name on the facade of his new hotel in Washington after his "insulting" comments about Latinos and women.

Aug 12, 2015 In The News

Hoping to serve more people with medical needs, Northeast Valley Health Corp. formally dedicated its $5 million adult wellness center Wednesday in the City of San Fernando, near the agency’s first health clinic.

Aug 10, 2015 In The News

by Lauren French

In the hierarchy of the House, moderate Democrats — a minority in a party already deep in the minority — should be totally powerless.

Jul 29, 2015 In The News

by David Wharton

In the wake of Boston's dropping its bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, politicians from across Southern California have spoken up in favor of Los Angeles' being named as a replacement candidate.

Jul 28, 2015 In The News

By Michael Oleaga

U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas, D-Calif., has called for the elimination of life sentences without the possibility of parole for juveniles.

Jul 24, 2015 In The News

Immigrants in the United States all dream of becoming American citizens, right? Apparently not.

There are more than 8 million people who qualify for citizenship who have not taken the oath. So what's stopping these green-card holders from pledging allegiance to the American flag?

Nov 30, 2014 In The News

Californians are facing a record drought. According to a study by UC San Diego, over the last 18 months, nearly 62 trillion gallons of water have been depleted from our state. This loss of water has been so extreme that statewide restrictions have now been issued to drastically reduce our water usage.