Thanksgiving Turkey and Essential Food Giveaway

I cordially invite you to attend our Thanksgiving Turkey and Essential Food Drive-Thru Giveaway on November 20 in Bell Gardens Ford Park. The first 1,000 families that register for a time slot will receive a turkey.

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Menstrual Tax Repeal Bill Reintroduced

Gender Neutral Tax Code Urged in California, Third Time                                    

(Sacramento) –A bill to repeal the tax charged on menstrual health products was reintroduced today shortly after Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia was sworn in for her fourth term representing the 58th Assembly District.

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.