Asm. Garcia Comments on MUSD Audit Findings

(Sacramento) – Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) today released the following statement regarding the Los Angeles County Office of Education’s (LACOE) Extraordinary Audit of Montebello Unified School District (MUSD) by the Fiscal Crisis & Management Assistance Team (FCMAT) to determine whether fraud, misappropriation of funds or other illegal fiscal activities may have occurred

CA Latino Caucus Foundation Awards Scholarships to Two Local Standouts

(Sacramento) – The California Latino Legislative Caucus Foundation (CLLCF) announced that 60 students across California have been selected to receive a 2018 CLLCF Scholarship, two of whom are from the 58th Assembly district. The Foundation has continued its commitment to helping students in California further their education.

 

Sole Gender Specific Tax in California Goes for Round 3

Period Tax Repeal Bill Will Be Reintroduced

(Sacramento) –A bill to repeal the tax charged on menstrual health products that was introduced and held last year in the Assembly Appropriations Committee, AB 9, today was held again on suspense by Chairwoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher effectively killing last year’s measure.

Rancho Los Amigos Designation Bill Signed by Governor

(Sacramento) – A bill that would designate Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center as a ‘rehabilitation innovation center’ has been signed by the Governor.  Authored by Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens), AB 1411 originated from engaged constituents through her yearly ‘There Ou