“I will remain vigilant against any effort to legalize farm worker mistreatment.”
Originally published April 11, 2013 - https://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/economy-a-budget/293403-clock-is-ticking-for-congress-to-fix-our-economy
Clock is ticking for Congress to fix our economy
Thursday, U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley) introduced his inaugural piece of legislation in the United States House of Representatives. The bill, H.Res. 132, is a Congressional resolution honoring the life and activities of Cesár Chávez, the laborer and organizer who organized migrant and farm laborers in the western United States during the latter half of the 20th Century.
“I came here to pass a budget that would help the American people… we failed at that task.”
Originally published on March 20, 2013
March 20, 2013
POLITICO: The budget that kills the American dream