Proud to Chair the Labor Committee

Proud to Chair the Labor Committee

I am proud to announce that our Assembly Speaker appointed me as Chair of the Assembly Labor and Employment Committee. Thank you Speaker Anthony Rendon for the opportunity to work on efforts to protect the needs of working Californians. Our work is never easy but we...
I would be honored by your vote

I would be honored by your vote

Dear Neighbor, Every day that I work as your Assemblymember, I am inspired by the dedication, creativity and grit of the people of our East Bay communities. Together, we passed legislation to protect our youth against tobacco, protect women from workplace...
Sac Bee Weighs in on Justice Bill

Sac Bee Weighs in on Justice Bill

The Sacramento Bee weighs in on our bill to reverse the decades-long injustice of imprisoning mentally ill people, and instead confront the illnesses that led to the crimes. Read the article on the Sacramento Bee’s website or below: EDITORIALS MAY 23, 2016 4:00...
Great Shout-Out from the East Bay Times

Great Shout-Out from the East Bay Times

I am so proud to report that Governor Brown signed AB x2-9, my bill that enforces a tobacco-free campus policy (including e-cigarettes) as well as a requirement to post signs at all entrances to campus that read, “Tobacco use is prohibited.” This is a major victory to...