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Thursday, January 18, 2018

The bill, introduced by state Assembly members Miguel Santiago, D-Los Angeles, and Blanca Rubio, D-Baldwin Park, came in response to the state Public Utilities Commission’s proposal last month to implement a three-month moratorium on new business and industrial gas connections by Southern California Gas Co.

 

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Líderes estatales continúan en su dura batalla para lograr que los jóvenes soñadores despierten de una vez por todas de la pesadilla que están viviendo por el tema del DACA.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park) released the following statement regarding Governor Jerry Brown’s 2018-19 state budget proposal.

Thursday, December 28, 2017

On Monday, Jan. 1, a new state law will go into effect that will allow motorists to park at inoperable meters without being ticketed – which proponents say protects drivers from unfair fines and will help businesses. 

“This common-sense bill provides incentives for the repair of these inoperable meters and kiosks,” Rubio said, “rather than allowing the much-needed parking spots to be banned in highly congested areas.” 

 

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

WEST COVINA – Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park) was proud to partner with Charter Spectrum, enlisting the help of the entire community to host the Inaugural Holiday Toy Drive. The toy drive began on November 20th with the goal of collecting and donating gifts for underserved children living in the 48th district. Donations were accepted at various locations throughout the district, including Courtyard Marriott of Baldwin Park, Duarte Chamber of Commerce, Citrus Valley Association of Realtors, and many more.

Friday, October 13, 2017

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park) announced that Governor Edmund G. Brown signed Assembly Bill 752, legislation to protect the education of our earliest learners, children ages three and four years old, by prohibiting unnecessary expulsions and establishing a process for providers to address students’ behavioral needs.  

Friday, October 13, 2017

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park) announced that Governor Edmund G. Brown signed Assembly Bill 507, legislation to improve the effectiveness of the annual training foster homes receive.

"My goal is to ensure that foster families have every resource available to them to care for the child in their home," said Rubio. "Better training for caregivers will improve the well-being of the children and youth in the foster care system throughout the state."

Thursday, October 12, 2017

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park) announced that Governor Edmund G. Brown signed Assembly Bill 557, legislation to provide temporary homelessness assistance, through CalWORKs, for families who are trying to escape a domestically violent environment. 

Thursday, October 12, 2017

(Sacramento) – Assembly Bill 557, authored by Assemblymember Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park), was among the package bills signed by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr to improves services and support for women, children and families in California. AB 557 makes CalWORKS homeless benefits immediately available to applicants who are victims of domestic violence. "My bill increases access to needed services and helps ensure that timely actions are taken to help survivors who need financial and housing assistance in order leave an abusive home," said Assemblymember Rubio.

Monday, October 9, 2017

SACRAMENTO, CA – Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park) announced that Governor Edmund G. Brown signed Assembly Bill 789, legislation to give judges the discretion to release arrestees with three or more failures to appear, under certain circumstances, into court-approved supervised pretrial services programs.