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Tony Cardenas' Public Statements

Full Name: Tony Cardenas
Office: U.S. House (CA) - District 29, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 29
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Norma; 3 Children: Alina, Cristian, Andres; 1 Stepchild: Vanessa
Birth Date: 03/31/1963
Birth Place: San Fernando Valley, CA
Home City: Panorama City, CA
Date Title
July 1, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary Department of Homeland Security - Indefinite Detention of Immigrants
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 24, 2014 Ros-Lehtinen, Cardenas Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Ease Integration and Transition of New Americans
June 24, 2014 Ros-Lehtinen, Cardenas Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Ease Integration and Transition of New Americans
June 23, 2014 Cardenas Fights for Jobs for Long-Term Unemployed Americans
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
June 18, 2014 Cardenas Highlights Student Loan Aid
June 17, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Africa Immigration Issue
June 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Enact More Humane Immigration Deportation and Detention Policy
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
June 5, 2014 Cardenas Applauds Increased Deferred Action
May 30, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Preventing Sex Trafficking
May 29, 2014 Cardenas, Farenthold Protect American Companies from "Patent Trolls"
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
May 28, 2014 Cardenas, Southern California Reps Win Access to $1.3 Billion in Manufacturing Assistance for Southern California
May 27, 2014 Cardenas Stands Up for Valley Veterans
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
May 22, 2014 Cardenas Passes Cybersecurity Protections
May 20, 2014 Cardenas, Cummings Request NCAA Student-Athlete Oversight Information
May 20, 2014 Letter to Mark Emmert, President of the National Collegiate Athletic Association - NCAA Oversight of Student-Athletes
May 7, 2014 Huffington Post - Forcing Another Vote on Comprehensive Immigration Reform
May 6, 2014 Cardenas Continues to Force Debate, Vote on Comprehensive Immigration Reform
May 1, 2014 Cardenas: Stop Charging Taxpayers for Sports Owner Fines
April 29, 2014 Letter to Patrick Donahoe, Postmaster General and Chief Executive Officer United States Postal Service - Reject U.S. Post Office-Staples Pilot Program
April 14, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary US Department of Commerce - Advanced Manufacturing in Southern California
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 7, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - No Fly Lists
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 4, 2014 Murphy, Booker, Cardenas Introduce At-Risk Youth Medicaid Protection Act of 2014
April 3, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Keep Medicare Advantage Rates Flat
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
April 2, 2014 House Budget Republicans Vote Against Cardenas Legislation to Create Comprehensive Immigration Reform
April 1, 2014 Cardenas to Force Vote On Comprehensive Immigration Reform Tomorrow
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 31, 2014 Letter to Tom Latham, Chairman, and Ed Pastor, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security of the House Appropriations Committee - Eliminate Immigrant Detention Bed Quota
March 28, 2014 Letter to President Barack Obama - STEM Education Grant Program for Hispanic Serving Institutions
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
March 26, 2014 Letter to Darrell Issa, Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - End Baseless Benghazi Claims and Focus on Reform
March 25, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services - Give Working Families an Opportunity to Obtain the Health Insurance They Need
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 19, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewel, Secretary Department of the Interior - Maintain Critical Gray Wolf Protections
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 13, 2014 Letter to Brian Ronholm, Acting Under Secretary for Food Safety of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Delay Implementing Flawed Salmonella Action Plan
March 12, 2014 Southern CA Reps. Respond to Drought, Offer Solutions
March 10, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
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