Congresswoman Torres worked with the Biden-Harris administration to expand the Child Tax Credit under the American Rescue Plan and cut childhood poverty in half. As a result, over 181,000 Inland Empire families will be eligible to receive up to $3,600 per child in monthly payments starting on July 15. For more information on how to claim these payments, click below. Learn More
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention is responding to an outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). With new information surrounding the global outbreak of the coronavirus developing every day, it’s more important now than ever to prepare and stay informed. Take a look below to learn how you can take preventative measures to keep your family and loved ones safe and healthy. Learn More
In the 117th Congress, the House Committee on Appropriations will be accepting Community Project Funding (CPF) requests from Members of Congress. Congresswoman Torres has submitted ten funding requests to the Committee, and information on each of these requests is available by clicking below. Learn More
The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) plans to advance surface transportation authorization legislation later this spring. All requests submitted by Congresswoman Torres for inclusion in this legislation and submitted the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee are posted on this site page. Learn More
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Norma J. Torres (CA-35), Co-Chair of the Congressional Central America Caucus, re-introduced the Central American Women and Children Protection Act this week.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Norma J. Torres (CA-35), Co-Chair of the Congressional Central America Caucus, welcomed Special Envoy for the Northern Triangle Ricardo Zuniga to the Caucus’ inaugural event of the 117th Congress.
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representatives Norma J. Torres (CA-35) and Raúl M. Grijalva (AZ-03) today led 24 lawmakers in sending a letter to Attorney General Merick Garland, urging him to consider dropping a Department of Justice legal challenge against the State of California regarding AB 32 (People not Profit), which aims to ban privately operated prisons and detention centers.