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:
Jul 29, 2015 Press Release
Today, U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley, Calif.) was joined by 20 of his Southern California colleagues in a bipartisan letter calling for the United States Olympic Committee to strongly consider the Los Angeles region as the United States’ host city candidate for the 2024 Summer Olympics, the Games of the XXXIIIrd Olympiad.
Jul 27, 2015 Press Release
“Sentencing an American child to die in prison is unacceptable and must end.”
Jul 20, 2015 Press Release
Following his work in the San Fernando Valley that saw more than 1,000 area families enrolled in health insurance, Congressman Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley, Calif.) today called on the State of California to ensure those families’ identities are protected.
Jul 14, 2015 Press Release
Thanks to the high cost of fossil electricity and the low cost of solar, it’s incredibly cost-effective for homeowners to install solar on their roofs. More than 20 gigawatts of solar capacity has been installed nationwide, enough to power more than 4.3 million homes. As “Back to the Future” celebrates its 30th anniversary, fans will note that it’s also enough to send Marty McFly back and forth through time 17 times.