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...
Labor Backs Tony Thurmond’s Re-Election Campaign

Labor Backs Tony Thurmond’s Re-Election Campaign

For Immediate Release March 8, 2016 PRESS RELEASE Working Women and Men Come Together in Support of Assemblymember Tony Thurmond Assemblymember Tony Thurmond announced today that he has been endorsed by every labor organization that has endorsed in the race for...
California Democratic Party Endorses Tony Thurmond

California Democratic Party Endorses Tony Thurmond

For Immediate Release March 1, 2016 PRESS RELEASE Assemblymember Tony Thurmond Endorsed by California Democratic Party Assemblymember Tony Thurmond announced the support of the California Democratic Party today in his campaign for a second term serving the residents...
Congresswoman Barbara Lee endorses Tony!

Congresswoman Barbara Lee endorses Tony!

For immediate release: February 18, 2016 PRESS RELEASE Assemblymember Tony Thurmond starts re-election campaign with big endorsement: Congresswoman Barbara Lee Thurmond pulls nomination papers for re-election bid for Assembly District 15 Assemblymember Tony Thurmond...