Press Releases

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

SACRAMENTO – After numerous reports of inappropriate behavior during raucous events sponsored by the California Contract Cities Association, Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia introduced legislation limiting how the associations- funded by monies from the local governments or special districts -can expend funds.  AB 315 limits the associations of local agencies or districts from using funds paid from local agencies for purposes that are not for lobbying the Legislature or Congress or strictly educational activities.

Friday, June 28, 2019

(Sacramento) –  The California Latino Legislative Caucus Foundation (CLLCF) announced that 50 students across California have been selected to receive a 2019 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.

Nancy Alejandra Regis of Montebello who will be attending UCLA and Cristhiam Alfredo Santos of Downey who will be attending Charles Drew University they will each receive a $5,000 scholarship for education purposes.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

(Sacramento) – “The truth is that the opposition is funded by billionaires and these students don’t have paid lobbyists or organizations walking the halls. It’s politically easier for some of my colleagues to maintain the status quo at the continued expense of poor students,” stated Assemblymember Cristina Garcia.

Friday, May 24, 2019

Battery Fee to Fund Lead Contamination Statewide


Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Gender Neutral Tax Code Won in California


Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Gender Neutral Tax Code Urged in California, Third Time