LAST CALL – Original Co-Sponsorship of the American Manufacturing Workforce Act of 2014

From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: miguel.franco@mail.house.gov Date: 7/31/2014 Support the American Manufacturing Workforce Act Become an Original Cosponsor of a Bi-Partisan Bill That Would Invigorate American Manufacturing by Providing Incentives for the Unemployed and to Employers for Further Training  July 30, 2014 Co-sponsors: Reps. David Joyce (R-OH), James McGovern (D-MA), Tim Ryan (D-OH), Mark Veasy (D-TX) […]

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Rename the Van Nuys Post Office, the Marilyn Monroe Post Office

From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: stephen.botsford@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4995 Date: 7/30/2014 Cosponsors: Schiff, Sherman, McKeon, Calvert, Cook, Thompson, Matsui, McNerney, Swalwell, Costa, Eshoo, Lofgren, Farr, Ruiz, Takano, Sanchez, Peters, Roybal-Allard, Waters, Lowenthal Dear Colleague: Please join me in cosponsoring a bill to designate the facility of the U.S. Postal Service located at 6531 Van […]

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Tomorrow: The Impact of Tough on Crime Policies on Minority Children

From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: Virginia.Zigras@mail.house.gov Date: 7/28/2014 Dear Colleague, By now you should have received an invitation to a briefing by the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) that will explore the disproportionate impact of “tough on crime” policies on minority children and other important youth policies as Congress considers overhaul and reauthorization […]

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Watch The Bipartisan Briefing to Discuss Solutions to Long-term Unemployment

From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: stephen.botsford@mail.house.gov Date: 7/28/2014 Dear Colleague: Earlier this month, a bipartisan panel discussion on long-term unemployment took place. This briefing included economists from across the political spectrum. While they disagreed on many issues, they each acknowledge that relocation subsidies can offer a solution to one of the problems our nation faces: getting […]

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Briefing: Basic Skills are Everyone’s Business

From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: Virginia.Zigras@mail.house.gov Date: 7/25/2014 Dear Colleague, By now you should have received an invitation to a briefing by the National Skills Coalition (NSC) that will provide key demographic and policy information regarding the importance of adult basic education, including English as a Second language, to create opportunities and a strong […]

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Kids Shouldn’t Go to Jail for Breaking Curfew or Being Late to School

From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: Virginia.Zigras@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4123 Date: 7/22/2014 Current Co-Sponsors:  Bobby Scott, Danny Davis, Juan Vargas, Steve Cohen, Charles Rangel, Raul Grijalva, Cedric Reichmond Dear Colleague, I recently introduced this important bill to end unnecessary and harmful incarceration of minors for behaviors such as missing curfew or running away from home.  Today, […]

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ICYMI: Op-Ed – A refugee crisis clouded by a leadership crisis

From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: miguel.franco@mail.house.gov Date: 7/16/2014 ICYMI: Op-Ed in The Hill this Morning Dear Colleague: I wanted to bring to your attention an Op-Ed I authored on the ongoing humanitarian crisis on our Southern border. Today, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus and I will be meeting with President Obama and it is time for […]

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TODAY: Join Us To Have A Bipartisan Discussion About Relocation Subsidies For The Long Term Unemployed

From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: stephen.botsford@mail.house.gov Date: 7/15/2014 Dear Colleague: Please join us on Tuesday, July 15th at 4:00 pm in Cannon 210 for a bipartisan panel discussion on long-term unemployment and solutions to helping these Americans. The briefing will focus on how relocation subsidies can offer a solution to one of the long-term structural barriers to getting […]

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Join Us For A Bipartisan Hearing Discussing Relocation Subsidies For The Longterm Unemployed

From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: stephen.botsford@mail.house.gov Date: 7/14/2014 Panelists include: Michael Strain, Resident Scholar for the American Enterprise Institute Michael Shank, Senior Fellow at the JustJobs Network and the Associate Director for Legislative Affairs at the Friends Committee on National Legislation Lori Sanders, Outreach Director at the R Street Institute Marshall Steinbaum, Research Economist at the Washington […]

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Support American Manufacturing Workforce Act

From: The Honorable Tony Cardenas Sent By: jacqueline.eufrausino@mail.house.gov Date: 7/14/2014 Become an Original Cosponsor of a Bill That Would Invigorate American Manufacturing by Providing Incentives for the Unemployed and to Employers for Further Training  July 14, 2014 Dear Colleague, I am introducing a bill that aims to reinvigorate the American Manufacturing sector. The American Manufacturing Workforce […]

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