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Congressman Norma Torres from California

Profile for Congressman Norma Torres from California

Congressman Norma  Torres
Democrat
Next Election: 2020
Norma Torres
California
202-225-6161
District: 35
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Latest Announcements:

Jul 9 2020 - 8:09 PM

Torres Delivers Support for Rule of Law, Accountability in N. Triangle

Jul 9 2020 - 12:33 PM

Torres Swings Back as Trump Attacks Free Speech on Social Media

Latest Votes:

Jul 1 2020

Voted Yes On Passage on HR2

INVEST in America Act

Jul 1 2020

Voted No On Motion to Recommit with Instructions on HR2

INVEST in America Act

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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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Recently Sponsored Bills:

hr7300 - Jun 22 2020

To prevent Federal funds from being used to carry out Executive Order 13925, and for other purposes.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5604 - Jan 14 2020

To amend the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act to establish demonstration and pilot projects to facilitate education and training programs in the field of advanced manufacturing.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
1

hres772 - Dec 19 2019

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 5377) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the limitation on deduction of State and local taxes, and for other purposes.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4968 - Oct 31 2019

To provide for the basic needs of students at institutions of higher education.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors
12

hr4852 - Oct 23 2019

To amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to make available to veterans certain additional information about postsecondary educational institutions, and for other purposes.

House Veterans' Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4852 - Oct 23 2019

To amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to make available to veterans certain additional information about postsecondary educational institutions, and for other purposes.

House Veterans' Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres558 - Sep 17 2019

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1423) to amend title 9 of the United States Code with respect to arbitration; waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules; and providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4324 - Sep 12 2019

To amend title 18, United States Code, to expand to all firearms the requirement that Federal firearms licensees report sales of 2 or more handguns to the same unlicensed person within 5 consecutive business days.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
6

hr4324 - Sep 12 2019

To amend title 18, United States Code, to expand to all firearms the requirement that Federal firearms licensees report sales of 2 or more handguns to the same unlicensed person within 5 consecutive business days.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
7

hres535 - Jul 30 2019

Recognizing August 6, National Night Out, the national coming together of Americans all over the Nation to unite and promote public safety.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
8

hres509 - Jul 23 2019

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 397) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to create a Pension Rehabilitation Trust Fund, to establish a Pension Rehabilitation Administration within the Department of the Treasury to make loans to multiemployer defined benefit plans, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 3239) to require U.S. Customs and Border Protection to perform an initial health screening on detainees, and for other purposes; providing for proceedings during the period from July 29, 2019, through September 6, 2019; and for other purposes.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr3329 - Jun 18 2019

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5186 Benito Street in Montclair, California, as the "Paul Eaton Post Office Building".

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
51

hr3329 - Jun 18 2019

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5186 Benito Street in Montclair, California, as the "Paul Eaton Post Office Building".

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
51

hr3329 - Jun 18 2019

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5186 Benito Street in Montclair, California, as the "Paul Eaton Post Office Building".

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
51

hr3329 - Jun 18 2019

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5186 Benito Street in Montclair, California, as the "Paul Eaton Post Office Building".

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
51

hr3328 - Jun 18 2019

To limit the fees charged and collected from applicants for naturalization and related benefits based on poverty, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
5

hr3329 - Jun 18 2019

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5186 Benito Street in Montclair, California, as the "Paul Eaton Post Office Building".

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
51

hres436 - Jun 11 2019

Providing for further consideration of the bill (H.R. 2740) making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Heath and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr2836 - May 17 2019

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.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr2733 - May 14 2019

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.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
20

hr1998 - Mar 29 2019

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.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
6

hres252 - Mar 25 2019

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.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres252 - Mar 25 2019

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.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr1629 - Mar 7 2019

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.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors
7

hr1630 - Mar 7 2019

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

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
22

hres144 - Feb 25 2019

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

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr1134 - Feb 8 2019

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.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
6

hr926 - Jan 30 2019

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.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr927 - Jan 30 2019

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.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr7396 - Dec 21 2018

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.

House Homeland Security Committee

Cosponsors
2

hres1187 - Dec 21 2018

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

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
7

hr7314 - Dec 13 2018

To combat corruption and money laundering in Guatemala.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr7007 - Sep 28 2018

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

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres1040 - Jul 31 2018

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

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
1

hres1040 - Jul 31 2018

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

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr6499 - Jul 24 2018

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.

House Small Business Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr6154 - Jun 19 2018

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

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6155 - Jun 19 2018

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.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5673 - May 1 2018

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

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr5501 - Apr 12 2018

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.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0