Economic Opportunity

Alex is fighting to make the American dream a reality for all communities. He is committed to supporting a full recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and proudly cast one of his first votes for the American Rescue Plan Act. Alex believes that a twenty-first century economy must meet the needs of working families, including by raising the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour, making permanent the recent historic increases in the Child Tax Credit, and ensuring that we develop our workforce to boldly address the climate crisis.

Recent News

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, U.S. Senator Alex Padilla (D-Calif.) and Congressman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), along with 118 Senators and Members of the House sent a letter to the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers urging the association to negotiate collaboratively...
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, U.S. Senator Alex Padilla (D-Calif.) and Congressman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), along with 118 Senators and Members of the House sent a letter to the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers urging the association to negotiate collaboratively...