Mar 7, 2013 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley) today applauded President Obama signing into law the re-authorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). VAWA was reauthorized by the House and Senate earlier this month after a long battle regarding portions of the law that serve to protect the needs of Native Americans on tribal lands, LGBT Americans and immigrants.
Mar 4, 2013 Press Release
Cabinet posts will have direct impact on Cárdenas committees
Today, U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley), a member of the House Committee on the Budget and House Committee on Natural Resources, commented on announcements by President Barack Obama of his nominees for Secretary of Energy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Director of Office Management and Budget (OMB).
Feb 27, 2013 Press Release
Thousands could be harmed by “sequester” cuts scheduled to begin Friday
With only one legislative day remaining until “sequestration” budget cuts begin taking effect, U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas today called on the Congress to come together to stop the devastating cuts.
Jan 3, 2013 Press Release
113th Congress Freshmen Class on the steps of the United States Capitol Building.
The First Session of the 113th Congress commences January 3rd, 2013.