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Rep. Norma J. Torres, D-Calif.

Member of the House (2nd term)

Democrat



Biography

District: California - 35th District
Political Highlights: Pomona City Council, 2000-2006; mayor of Pomona, 2006-08; Calif. Assembly, 2008-13; Calif. Senate, 2013-15
Born: April 23, 1965; Escuintla, Guatemala
Residence: Pomona
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Husband, Louis Torres; three children
Education: Mount San Antonio College, attended 1999-00; Rio Hondo College, attended ; National Labor College, B.A. 2012
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Foreign Affairs (Terrorism, Nonproliferation & Trade; Western Hemisphere); Natural Resources (Federal Lands; Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs - Ranking Member)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 185th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 9,775 followers
State Clout: California is 1st on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

2014 Election Results

Candidate

Norma Torres (D)
Christina Gagnier (D)

Votes

39,502
22,753

%

63.5%
36.5%