Press Releases

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Read the full letter addressed to the Joint Legislative Audit Committee regarding auditing the Employment Development Department (EDD).

Emergency Audit Request (EDD)

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Read the full letter sent to acting Inspector General requesting a thorough investigation in response to the disappearance and death of Specialist, Vanessa Guillén.

Letter to Acting Inspector General Regarding Vanessa Guillén

Wednesday, July 15, 2020


Sacramento, CA – Assemblymember Chris Holden and Assemblymember Cristina Garcia, with Eloise Gomez Reyes as principal co-author, introduced Assembly Bill 979, legislation that requires publicly held corporations headquartered in California to have at least one director from an underrepresented community by the close of 2021.

Press Releases

2020 Budget Priorities

Monday, June 15, 2020

Assemblymember Cristina Garcia Speaking

Good afternoon,

Thursday, April 9, 2020

The following is an open letter to the community from Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and State Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia in support of the Bell Gardens Quality Inn and Suites serving as a quarantine site for our neighbors who have been exposed to the coronavirus:

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Bill would ensure appropriate oversight and transparency of public funds

(Sacramento) – Legislation introduced by Assemblymember Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) would require state oversight and rules for homeschool charters and the appropriate use of public school funds with affiliated charter vendors.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

(Sacramento) –  Assemblymember Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) today introduced Assembly Bill 2592 which would give Californians another legal option for human remains: they can have their bodies turned into soil.