Congresswoman Norma Torres

Representing the 35th District of California
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April 13, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Norma J.

April 1, 2016 Press Release
ONTARIO, CA – Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) unveiled the winner of the 35th District’s 2016 Congressional Art Competition at an awards ceremony and exhibition yesterday evening at the Museum of History & Art, Ontario.  The winning piece, Maybe Tomorrow You’ll Become What You Say by Dalia Marin of A.B.
March 10, 2016 Press Release
 ONTARIO, CA - Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) held a round table meeting at the Ontario Police Department for local, state, and federal public safety officials to discuss ongoing threats to the region and how they can work together to keep communities safe.  Today’s meeting was a follow-up to a similar meeting held in August 2015.
March 8, 2016 Press Release
ONTARIO, CA – Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) presided over the “Celebration of Heroes” Battle Color Ceremony performed by the United States Marine Corps Battle Color Detachment at Chaffey High School in Ontario.  Today’s ceremony was part of the Battle Color Detachment’s 2016 National Tour and was free and open to the public.
February 25, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Congresista Norma Torres (D-CA) y miembros del recién-formado Caucus de Asuntos Centroamericanos se reunieron con el Presidente Jimmy Morales de Guatemala. Antes de la reunión con el Caucus, Morales y Torres, presidenta del Caucus y la primera congresista de origen guatemalteco, se reunieron por separado.
February 24, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Members of Congress launched the Central America Caucus, a newly-formed, bipartisan group of 32 Members of Congress chaired by Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-CA) that is aimed at enhancing understanding about Central America and providing a forum for members and staff to discuss U.S.

February 24, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Hoy, Miembros de la Cámara de Representantes de los Estados Unidos lanzaron el Caucus de Asuntos Centroamericanos. El nuevo grupo se forma con 32 miembros bipartidistas del Congreso y será dirigido por la Representante Norma J. Torres (D-CA).

February 9, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2017 budget request:


January 28, 2016 Press Release
ONTARIO, CA – Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) announced the names of the four students nominated to the U.S. Service Academies.  The students were selected through a rigorous application and interview process, and their nominations will now go to the respective service academies for final approval.
January 25, 2016 Press Release
ONTARIO, CA - Today Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) joined Secretary of Veterans Affairs Bob McDonald in meetings with public and private sector leaders working to address veterans homelessness in San Bernardino County.  Secretary McDonald’s visit  to San Bernardino County kicked off his four day trip to the Los Angeles metro area.