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Congressman Tony Cardenas

Representing the 29th District of California

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Sep 29, 2016 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) released the following statement in response to the Federal Communication Commission’s elimination of the set-top box item from the September 29, 2016 Open Meeting agenda:

Sep 28, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) today issued the following statement on the passing of the ninth President of the State of Israel, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, and Presidential Medal of Freedom and Congressional Gold Medal Awardee, Shimon Peres.
Sep 23, 2016 Press Release
Recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and honoring Citizenship Day, Congressman Cárdenas led the introduction of the commemorative resolution in the U.S. House of Representatives. Cárdenas’ resolution is bipartisan, with 62 House Members signed on as original co-sponsors.
Sep 22, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Cárdenas and 63 House Democrats sent a letter to FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler and FCC Commissioners, urging them to allow the public to view and comment on its revamped set-top box proposal using a Further Notice of Proposal Rulemaking.
Sep 22, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Cárdenas issued the following statement in response to the U.S. House of Representatives’ vote on the Supporting Youth Opportunity and Preventing Delinquency Act (H.R. 5963), to reauthorize the Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention Act.
Sep 21, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Tony Cárdenas introduces Less Traffic with Smart Stop Lights Act of 2016 to help reduce traffic congestion, improve safety, reduce fuel costs, and reduce air pollution.
Sep 13, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Cárdenas issued the following statement in response to a Fact Sheet recently released by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler. The document summarizes the most recent version of the FCC’s proposal to promote competition in the set top box market.
Sep 12, 2016 Press Release
Congressmen Tony Cárdenas and Adam Kinzinger together led the successful adoption of House Resolution 835, the first Financial Technology resolution to ever be introduced and passed by the U.S. House of Representatives.
Aug 26, 2016 Press Release
Optical Zonu has accomplished so much in such a diverse, home-grown workforce of fiber optic engineers and factory workers, and I am proud to say that the San Fernando Valley is their home.


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.