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Congressman Norma Torres from California

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Congressman Norma  Torres
Democrat
Next Election: 2024
Norma Torres
California
202-225-6161
District: 35
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Latest Announcements:

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Latest Votes:

Feb 29 2024

Voted Yes On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass on HR7454

Airport and Airway Extension Act

Feb 29 2024

Voted Yes On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass on HR7463

Extension of Continuing Appropriations and Other Matters Act

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $453,583
Individual $172,075
PAC & SuperPac $278,400
Disbursements: $529,936
Individual Refunds $0
Committee Refunds $0
Debts Owed $2,000
Cash on Hand $271,829

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

hr7179 - Jan 31 2024

To amend the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to treat United States Citizenship and Immigration Services field offices as voter registration agencies, and for other purposes.

Cosponsors
6

hr9290 - Nov 10 2022

To direct the Secretary of Defense to develop and implement uniform standards for the treatment of cold cases by military criminal investigative organizations, and for other purposes.

House Armed Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr9273 - Nov 3 2022

To direct the Secretary of State to establish a fellowship program for regional democracy and rule of law activities in Central America.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hres1322 - Aug 12 2022

Expressing support for the recognition of August 14 through August 20, 2022, as "Warehouse Worker Recognition Week", the national event celebrating the workers in the logistics industry.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
17

hres1256 - Jul 26 2022

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 263) to amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to clarify provisions enacted by the Captive Wildlife Safety Act, to further the conservation of certain wildlife species, and for other purposes, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 4040) to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend telehealth flexibilities under the Medicare program, and for other purposes.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr8064 - Jun 14 2022

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

hr7928 - May 31 2022

To encourage States to voluntarily pass laws to authorize civil damages and equitable relief for nonconsensual sexual protection barrier removal, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
34

hres1081 - Apr 29 2022

Expressing support for the recognition of May 1 through May 7, 2022, as Wildfire Preparedness Week, the national event educating the public on fire safety and preparedness, and supporting the goals of a Wildfire Preparedness Week.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
24

hr7391 - Apr 4 2022

To require reports on the adoption of a cryptocurrency as legal tender in El Salvador, and for other purposes.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hres979 - Mar 15 2022

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 963) to amend title 9 of the United States Code with respect to arbitration, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2116) to prohibit discrimination based on an individual’s texture or style of hair.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres979 - Mar 15 2022

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 963) to amend title 9 of the United States Code with respect to arbitration, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2116) to prohibit discrimination based on an individual’s texture or style of hair.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6012 - Nov 17 2021

To direct the Secretary of Energy to carry out a demonstration program for projects that improve electric grid resilience with respect to wildfires, and for other purposes.

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5473 - Sep 30 2021

To designate Indigenous Peoples' Day as a legal public holiday and replace the term "Columbus Day" with the term "Indigenous Peoples' Day", and for other purposes.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr5319 - Sep 22 2021

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for certain fee waivers, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
16

hres591 - Aug 17 2021

Expressing support for the recognition of August 22 through 28, 2021, as Wildfire Preparedness Week, the national event educating the public on fire safety and preparedness, and supporting the goals of a Wildfire Preparedness Week.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
31

hres573 - Jul 29 2021

Recognizing August 3, National Night Out, the national coming together of Americans all over the Nation to unite and promote public safety.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr3857 - Jun 11 2021

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

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr2351 - Apr 1 2021

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 Committee

Cosponsors
50

hr2292 - Mar 29 2021

To amend the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 to authorize use of amounts under the Troubled Assets Relief Program to be used for assistance under the Housing Trust Fund, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
15

hr2177 - Mar 23 2021

To review equity best practices in relation to transportation funding and to reinstitute the transportation equity research program.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
15

hr2066 - Mar 18 2021

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
14

hr1991 - Mar 17 2021

To direct the Attorney General to conduct studies on child custody and divorce in domestic violence cases, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres233 - Mar 16 2021

Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1620) to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 6) to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain aliens, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1603) to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for terms and conditions for nonimmigrant workers performing agricultural labor or services, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1868) to prevent across-the-board direct spending cuts, and for other purposes; providing for consideration of the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 17) removing the deadline for the ratification of the equal rights amendment; and for other purposes.

House Rules Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr1031 - Feb 11 2021

To require the Attorney General to prepare and release an intelligence assessment on white supremacy in law enforcement, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
14

hr8778 - Nov 18 2020

To amend the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 to authorize use of amounts under the Troubled Assets Relief Program to be used for activities under the Emergency Solutions Grant Program of the Department of Housing and Urban Development or the Hardest Hit Fund Program of the Department of the Treasury, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr8441 - Sep 29 2020

To establish certain protections and benefits for front line workers, and for other purposes.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
15

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

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".

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