Press Releases

Thursday, June 28, 2018

SACRAMENTO - Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park) released the following statement on the U.S. Supreme Court decision in the case of Janus v. American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees:

Friday, June 15, 2018

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, the California Legislature approved the 2018-19 state budget. The budget agreement makes record investments in schools and universities, fully fills the Rainy Day Fund, boosts child care and combats homelessness and poverty.

Monday, June 4, 2018

Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park), Azusa Chamber of Commerce Recruit Dozens of Businesses Looking to Hire in San Gabriel Valley

Monday, May 14, 2018

(Sacramento) – Today, as part of the effort to support the passage of Assembly Bill 2840 and a related budget request to fund an Autism employment pilot program, Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio held a press conference at the State Capitol Building.

The bill and its partnered budget request would create a three-year pilot program in Sacramento and Los Angeles counties, which aims to increase long-term employment opportunities for young adults with Autism.

Monday, April 30, 2018

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park) announced Assembly Bill 2698 made it out of the Assembly Education Committee. The bill protects the education of our earliest learners by allowing providers to use existing funds to hire a mental health consultant to improve outcomes for preschool age children and prevent expulsion.   

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park) announced the passage of her 2018 Domestic Violence Legislative Package out of their respective policies committees. The package, consisting of three pieces of legislation, each are designed to protect survivors of domestic violence.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, the Assembly Higher Education Committee approved Assembly Bill (AB) 2477, authored by Assemblywoman Blanca E. Rubio (D-Baldwin Park).  AB 2477 would require California public high schools for grades 9-12, California State Universities (CSUs) and California Community Colleges (CCCs) to have a designated Dreamer Resource Liaison staffer on campus to provide undocumented and AB 540 students with adequate support and resources needed to navigate the education system.