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Congressman Tony Cardenas

Representing the 29th District of California

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Oct 22, 2015 Press Release
As part of the President’s recognition of Youth Justice Awareness Month, U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley, Calif.), a member of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and long-time juvenile justice reform advocate, yesterday introduced legislation to stop the barbaric practice of putting kids in jail for offenses that would not be “crimes” if those children were adults.
Oct 8, 2015 Press Release
Today, U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley, Calif.) released a statement regarding the pending election of Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Oct 2, 2015 Press Release
Today, U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley, Calif.), a member of the Health Subcommittee of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, applauded the unanimous passage of H.R. 1624, the Protecting Affordable Coverage for Employees (PACE) Act through the United States Senate.
Sep 30, 2015 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley) recently reintroduced a bill to protect American families from foodborne illnesses. H.R. 3540, the Farm to Table Safety Act, would expand food safety education initiatives to train farmworkers on how to prevent bacterial contamination of food, how to identify sources of foodborne contaminants and other means of decreasing food contamination.
Sep 29, 2015 Press Release
Today, U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley, Calif.), a member of the Health Subcommittee of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, joined by Reps. Brett Guthrie (R-KY), Markwayne Mullin (R-OK) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) unanimously passed legislation to maintain the definition of the small group market under the Affordable Care Act.
Sep 18, 2015 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley, Calif.), a member of the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, was pleased to announce today that his San Fernando Valley Congressional District was one of only two districts in the United States to see a double-digit increase in insured residents, thanks to the Affordable Care Act.
Sep 17, 2015 Press Release
Recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month and honoring Citizenship Day, U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley, Calif.) today joined U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) in introducing commemorative resolutions in the U.S. House and Senate.
Sep 14, 2015 Press Release
Today, U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley) sent a letter to Pope Francis, calling on him to address the importance of juvenile justice reform. Cárdenas has been a champion of justice reform for American youth since his earliest days in the California State Legislature. Cárdenas worked with now-Congressman Adam Schiff to create the Schiff-Cárdenas Crime Prevention Act, fundamentally changing the way California dealt with youth involved with the justice system.
Sep 10, 2015 Press Release
U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley) today released a statement, following his vote to support the resolution against a negotiated nuclear deal with the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Jul 31, 2015 Press Release
Today U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas released the following statement, after the U.S. Department of Education announced its new Second Chance Pell Pilot program to allow prisoners to apply for and receive federal Pell Grants:

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