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Jun 3, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) releases the following statement on the protests in Los Angeles: 

May 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – As tech companies and public health agencies deploy contact tracing apps and digital monitoring tools to fight the spread of COVID-19, U.S. Representatives Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA), Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), and Tony Cardenas (D-CA), G.K. Butterfield (D-NC), and Yvette D. Clarke (D-NY) along with U.S.

May 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – To ensure that the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) is prioritizing underserved and rural businesses, as required by the CARES Act, today, Representatives Tony Cárdenas (CA-29), Judy Chu (CA-27), and Marc Veasey (TX-33) introduced the PPP Data Diversity and Accountability Act of 2020.

May 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) Vice Chair of Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee, Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), Energy & Commerce Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee Chair, and Senator Richard Blumenthal (CT), Ranking Member of the Commerce Manufacturing, Trade and Consumer Protection Subcommittee sent letters to both F

May 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) today joined Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07), Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ), and more than 80 colleagues in calling the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to launch a criminal civil rights investigation into the murder of Ahmaud Arbery and an independent investigation into local authorities’ handling of the case.

Apr 24, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representatives Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) and Linda Sánchez (CA-38) introduced the Stronger Medicaid Response to the COVID–19 Pandemic Act.

Apr 23, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the United States House of Representatives passed an interim relief package which includes increased funding for small businesses, hospitals, and testing and replenishes the Paycheck Protection Program. The bill provides immediate interim support and reflects significant improvements over the initial Senate GOP bill.

Apr 23, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) released the following statement after the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted unanimously to allocate 1,200 MHz of spectrum in the 6 GHz band for unlicensed use, like Wi-Fi:


Apr 20, 2020 Press Release
The reporting requirements would help determine whether PPP loans are fairly disbursed to minority owned businesses