Press Releases

August 14, 2015 Press Release
ONTARIO, CA – Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) was joined at the Montclair City Council Chamber by representatives from the Small Business Administration (SBA) for a workshop for Inland Empire small business owners and entrepreneurs on the federal resources available to help their businesses grow and succeed.
August 6, 2015 Press Release
ONTARIO, CA - Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres applauded the decision by Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) to restore local control of LA/Ontario International Airport. An official announcement will be made at a press conference scheduled for 1:00pm at Ontario airport.
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August 5, 2015 Press Release
ONTARIO, CA – Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) joined National Night Out festivities throughout the 35th district, taking part in the celebrations in Ontario on July 30th and in Fontana, Montclair, Pomona, and Rialto on August 4th.
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August 4, 2015 Press Release
ONTARIO, CA - Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) presented a letter to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors calling on the Board to take action in the wake of the deaths of two teenage girls at the HARD Music Festival held at the Pomona Fairplex this weekend.
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July 29, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) expressed disappointment in the decision by House Republican leadership to adjourn for the August recess a day early while failing to address both a long-term transportation funding bill and the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank.
July 9, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) spoke at a hearing hosted by Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Maryland) titled “Make It in America: What’s Next?” where she outlined some of the policies Congress should pursue to create jobs and build a robust, resilient U.S. economy.

 

July 9, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) applauded the inaugural Tribal Youth Gathering, held at the White House in collaboration with United National Indian Tribal Youth and the Departments of Justice and Health and Human Services.
July 2, 2015 Press Release
ONTARIO, CA – Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) capped off her first six months in office with a Congress on Your Corner event at the Rialto Senior Center. In total, she has hosted four Congress on Your Corners throughout the community where she has met with over 200 constituents to discuss issues before Congress and provide assistance on problems individuals may be having with federal government agencies.
June 25, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) issued the following statement in response to the Supreme Court’s 6-3 decision in King v. Burwell upholding the federal government’s ability to provide health insurance subsidies to individuals enrolled in the federal exchange:
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June 8, 2015 Press Release
ONTARIO, CA – Today, Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Pomona) praised the U.S. Department of Education’s announcement of a new streamlined process for former students of Corinthian Colleges to obtain student loan debt relief.

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