House of Representatives
Congressmember Torres's top priority is to make communities safer. She served in the Pomona City Council before becoming Mayor of Pomona and working for the State Assembly and State Senate. While working in the California legislature, she led efforts to provide financial assistance to many families that were negatively impacted by the recession. She contributed to the Affordable Care Act by increasing access to Covered California in underserved communities. Congressmember Torres introduced the Regional Infrastructure Accelerator Act to increase funding for public infrastructure projects and the JOBS Act, a bill to expand job-training openings for displaced workers.