Monday, March 12, 2018

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park) announced Juana Mata as the 48th Assembly District Woman of the Year, an annual event at the Capitol to celebrate the achievements of exceptional women across the state. The Assembly and Senate both participate in this highly anticipated ceremony.


Saturday, March 10, 2018
Asm. Rubio speaks with officers
Asm. Rubio addresses the audience
Asm. Rubio presenting award
Asm. Rubio presenting award
Audience members look on
Asm. Rubio presenting award
Asm. Rubio presenting award
Asm. Rubio presenting award
Asm. Rubio presenting award
Asm. Rubio presenting award
Asm. Rubio with honorees

2018 Woman of the Year District Honorees

Thursday, March 8, 2018

(Sacramento) - Studies show that one in five California school children is struggling with hunger. When kids can’t eat, it makes it harder for them to concentrate in a classroom. “School breakfast in invaluable to not only fight child hunger, but to support our children’s academic success,” says Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park). Watch this Assembly Access video to learn more about School Breakfast Week (ACR 186), and what Assemblywoman Rubio is doing to make sure no student goes hungry.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Assembly Bill (AB) 2183 would create an immediate source of funding for resource families who take in a child on an emergency basis. Introduced by Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park), the bill calls on the state to use two existing pots of money to support resource families during the process: the state’s allocation of the federal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families block grant, and the state’s Approved Relative Caregiver Funding Program.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Asm. Rubio speaking
Asm. Rubio accepts photo
Asm. Rubio
Students in attendance

In attendance: Assemblymember Rubio, Senator Wiener and fifth graders from San Diego.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

(Sacramento) – In the aftermath of the mass shooting at a Florida High School Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park) and several other Assembly Democrats announced new legislative efforts to reduce gun violence and called on the federal government to do the same. “I am proud to stand here with my colleagues in the Legislature to work towards creating common sense gun laws,” said Assemblymember Rubio. Watch this Assembly Access video to see more of Assemblywoman Rubio’s call for action. #neveragain #enoughisenough #CAleg

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

California’s working families are too often left out of the conversation on policies that deeply impact them. One policy that would have far-reaching consequences on fuel supply and prices is South Coast Air Quality Management District proposed Rule 1410, which would ban the use of modified hydrofluoric acid at California refineries. This proposed rule is currently being pushed at the AQMD by a handful of activists whose previous attempts at a ban have died or stalled out at the Torrance City Council and in the state legislature.

Friday, February 2, 2018

February 2, 2018 – San Francisco state Sen. Scott Wiener announced a new bill on Thursday that will expand water recycling in California by developing on-site water use regulations. SB 966, which is coauthored by Wiener's colleagues in assemblymembers Cristina Garcia and Blanca Rubio, would allow local communities to expand the use of graywater, blackwater, rainwater, stormwater, foundation drainage and other reused water by requiring state water board to issue more comprehensive regulations.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

California’s population of unhoused youth rose 26 percent from 2016 to 2017 — but two-thirds of the state’s counties don’t have youth-specific homeless programs.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018