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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
Saturday, January 20, 2018

(Los Angeles) – Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park) joined hundreds of thousands of others for a massive Women’s March in Los Angeles. Chanting “Hear Our Vote” the crowd marched through the streets of downtown Los Angeles for the 2nd annual event. Assemblywoman Rubio says the Women’s March sends a strong message, “We are here. We are not going anywhere. We won’t be silent. I am not giving up and neither should you.” Meantime, millions of women and men were taking part in Women’s marches in cities and towns throughout the United States and around the world.

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.”