Veteran of the Year Nominations

Nominate a Veteran for the 58th Assembly District’s Veteran of the Year 2022. Share a veteran's story of perseverance and commitment to our community. Veterans living in the cities of Artesia, Bellflower, Bell Gardens, Cerritos, Commerce, Downey, Montebello, Norwalk, and Pico Rivera are eligible to be nominated for this special recognition. Nominations are due May 1st, 2022.

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There Ought To Be A Law Contest Winners Picked

(Sacramento) –  Two new ideas, which came from constituents, were introduced by Assemblymember Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens). Both concepts were submitted via Garcia’s There Ought To Be A Law Contest (TOTBAL), which she runs every year.

Bill Introduced to Require Accountability from Local Agency Associations

(Sacramento) –  After several reports of inappropriate behavior at events sponsored by the California Contract Cities Association, Assemblymember Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) has introduced legislation that will provide accountability and transparency of taxpayer dollars that flow to associations of local agencies or districts.

Lead Bill Package

Sacramento – A coalition of Democrats introduced a package of legislation to address the findings of a state audit report which found over a million children did not receive their required blood lead tests and services.  This legislation, which is in direct response to the State Auditor’s Report, Childhood Lead Levels: Millions of Children in Medi-Cal Have Not Received

Menstrual Equity Bill Package

Menstrual Equity Bill Package
AB 31- Ax the Tax, AB 1989- Ingredient Disclosure, AB 2003- Menstrual Product Access

Bill Expanding State Auditor’s Authority Protecting Taxpayer Dollars To Be Introduced

(Sacramento) –  After several reports of inappropriate behavior at events sponsored by the California Contract Cities Association, Assemblymember Cristina Garcia plans to introduce legislation that will provide accountability and transparency of taxpayer dollars that flow to associations of local agencies or districts.