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Congressman Norma Torres from California

Profile for Congressman Norma Torres from California

Congressman Norma  Torres
Democrat
California
202-225-6161
District: 35

Next Election: 2020

Missed 0 Votes

Absent for 0% of Votes

Votes with Party 95%

Seniority: 6

Latest Votes:

May 23 2019

Voted Yes On Passage on HR1994

Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act

May 23 2019

Voted No On Motion to Recommit with Instructions on HR1994

Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act

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Latest Announcements:

May 23 2019 - 5:46 PM

Torres Works to Increase Staff Diversity and Inclusion in Congress

May 23 2019 - 11:36 AM

Torres Statement on NAFTA

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $626,350
Individual $241,932
PAC & SuperPac $383,706
Disbursements: $628,449
Individual Refunds $1,829
Committee Refunds $0
Debts owed $2,419
Cash on Hand $217,525

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Bills Sponsored:

May 17 2019

hr2836

House Foreign Affairs Committee

1 cosponsors

To authorize appropriations for the Department of State for fiscal years 2020 through 2022 to provide assistance to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras through bilateral compacts to increase protection of women and children in their homes and communities and reduce female homicides, domestic violence, and sexual assault.

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. - May 17 2019

May 14 2019

hr2733

House Natural Resources Committee

20 cosponsors

To direct the Attorney General to review, revise, and develop law enforcement and justice protocols appropriate to address missing and murdered Indians, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. - May 14 2019

Mar 29 2019

hr1998

House Judiciary Committee

6 cosponsors

To provide for the confidentiality of information submitted in requests for deferred action under the deferred action for childhood arrivals program, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. - Mar 29 2019

Mar 25 2019

hres252

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 7) to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the resolution (H. Res. 124) expressing opposition to banning service in the Armed Forces by openly transgender individuals.

Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 13. - Mar 27 2019

Mar 7 2019

hr1629

House Education and Labor

7 cosponsors

To require the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to review and make certain revisions to the Standard Occupational Classification System, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor. - Mar 7 2019

Mar 7 2019

hr1630

House Judiciary Committee

22 cosponsors

To impose sanctions under the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act to combat corruption, money laundering, and impunity in Guatemala, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. - Mar 7 2019

Feb 25 2019

hres144

House Rules Committee

0 cosponsors

Providing for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 46) relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.

Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. - Feb 26 2019

Feb 8 2019

hr1134

House Foreign Affairs Committee

6 cosponsors

To amend the Arms Export Control Act to prohibit the removal of certain items under category I, II, or III of the United States Munitions List.

Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. - Feb 8 2019

Jan 30 2019

hr927

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

1 cosponsors

To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, in conjunction with the Secretary of Transportation, to carry out a Sustainable Communities Initiative, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. - Jan 30 2019

Jan 30 2019

hr926

House Financial Services Committee

0 cosponsors

To require the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to consider the appropriate inclusion of residential manufactured homes in certain programs, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. - Jan 30 2019

Dec 21 2018

hres1187

House Natural Resources Committee

7 cosponsors

Commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act of 1988.

Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources. - Dec 21 2018

Dec 21 2018

hr7396

House Homeland Security Committee

2 cosponsors

To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to develop a strategy to implement policies and procedures, including the deployment of resources, to ensure the safety of children in CBP and ICE custody, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Homeland Security, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall with - Dec 21 2018

Dec 13 2018

hr7314

House Judiciary Committee

0 cosponsors

To combat corruption and money laundering in Guatemala.

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within - Dec 13 2018

Sep 28 2018

hr7007

House Energy and Commerce Committee

0 cosponsors

To require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to study State efforts to regulate certain uses of nitrous oxide, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. - Sep 28 2018

Jul 31 2018

hres1040

House Judiciary Committee

1 cosponsors

Recognizing August 7, National Night Out, the national coming together of Americans all over the Nation to unite and promote public safety.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. - Sep 19 2018

Jul 24 2018

hr6499

House Small Business Committee

1 cosponsors

To amend the Small Business Act to authorize the Administrator of the Small Business Administration to issue loans to homeowners in areas at risk for disasters to carry out pre-disaster mitigation activities, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Small Business. - Jul 24 2018

Jun 19 2018

hr6155

House Financial Services Committee

0 cosponsors

To amend the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 to require investment advisers who advise a private fund that owns an emergency services company to disclose to the Securities and Exchange Commission the average response times of emergency vehicles deployed by such company in response to 9-1-1 calls, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. - Jun 19 2018

Jun 19 2018

hr6154

House Energy and Commerce Committee

0 cosponsors

To establish a pilot program for emergency medical systems, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. - Jun 19 2018

May 1 2018

hr5673

House Financial Services Committee

1 cosponsors

To extend the Hardest Hit Fund of the Department of the Treasury, and for other purposes.

Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. - May 1 2018

Apr 12 2018

hr5501

House Judiciary Committee

0 cosponsors

To direct the Secretary of State to take certain actions to end corruption in the Northern Triangle region of Central America, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within - Apr 12 2018