April 13, 2015 Press Release
The grant from NeighborWorks America provides much-needed boost to Inland Empire families achieve financial stability and build wealth
ONTARIO, CA - Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) and Neighborhood Partnership Housing Services (NPHS) proudly announced the awarding of $293,000 to advance sustainable homeownership and financial education throughout the Inland Empire.
April 8, 2015 Press Release
ONTARIO, CA – Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) hosted her inaugural Congressional Art Competition for the 35th congressional district at an awards ceremony and exhibition at the dA Center for the Arts in Pomona. The winning piece by Syrena Nadine Payton, a senior at Chaffey High School, was selected out of 81 pieces submitted from 78 participants representing 11 high schools throughout the district.
March 25, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Norma Torres (D-CA) issued the following statement on the passage of the Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Resolution in the House of Representatives:
March 18, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) issued the following statement on the rededication of the California Senate’s Rose Ann Vuich Hearing Room, featuring the photographs of the 42 women who have served in the Senate:
March 3, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona), released the following statement following House passage of a bill funding the Department of Homeland Security for Fiscal Year 2015:
March 3, 2015 Press Release
Torres and Thompson toured the Port's Joint Command and Control Center and were briefed on the security operations of the San Pedro Bay Ports
WASHINGTON, DC - During the recent District Work period, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-CA) was joined by Committee on Homeland Security Ranking Member Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS) on a tour of the Port of Long Beach’s Joint Command and Control Center (JCCC).
February 25, 2015 Press Release
Local fire safety funds at risk if Congress allows DHS funding to expire
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona), a member of the Homeland Security Committee, warned that a shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) could directly disrupt millions of dollars in federal public safety grants in the state of California, including $1.6 million in Ontario and surrounding areas alone.
February 23, 2015 Press Release
ONTARIO, CA - Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) announced the launch of a district-wide economic listening tour. Over the next several weeks, the Congresswoman will convene a series of meetings throughout the district with a cross-section of constituents, businesses, and local leaders to hear their ideas on creating jobs and growing the region’s economy.
February 10, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) applauded the passage of H.R. 720, the Gerardo Hernandez Airport Security Act. Torres was an original cosponsor of the legislation which is named after a TSA officer killed in the line of duty in a 2013 shooting at Los Angeles International Airport.
February 2, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-CA) released the following statement applauding President Obama’s request for $1 billion as part of his Fiscal Year 2016 budget to invest in security, governance, and economic initiatives in Central America: