New Jobs & New Industries for South Texas; International Trade Expansion; Small Business Capital & Entrepreneurship Opportunities; Immigration Reform by Meeting U.S. Employers’ Needs; Expand Agriculture for New Jobs & Better Public Health.
Safeguarding Our Communities
Infrastructure Improvements -- Transportation, Water Supply, Drainage & Regional Flood Control; Strengthen Regional Partnerships; Smart Use & Preservation of Natural Resources & Land. Better Border Security through Better Border Commerce; and, More Federal Resources for Local Law Enforcement.
Investing in Our People
Education Reform (Three Rs + Character & History); Protect Federal Higher Education Funding; Protect Seniors; Serve Veterans; Health Care Reform (Prevention and Access).
Making Government Work for Taxpayers
Reform of Selected Federal Agencies & Spending; Exemplary Constituent Services for the Entire District.
As a community leader, Mr. Torres has a proven record of achievements.