Press Release

Thursday, May 4, 2017

SACRAMENTO —Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed Trumpcare:

“Today’s vote on Trumpcare proves that cowardice must be a pre-existing condition. Kevin McCarthy and California Republicans in Congress chose Donald Trump and Paul Ryan over the needs of their own constituents. They should be ashamed and they must be held accountable.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

SACRAMENTO — Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) released the following statement after the State Auditor released an audit on the University of California Office of the President:

“The audit of the UC Office of the President appears to have uncovered the same kind of budgetary misrepresentations and executive excess that we’ve seen before with the State Parks Department and the Public Utilities Commission. There are many questions that need to be answered—and answered honestly.

Monday, April 24, 2017

(Bell Gardens) — Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) addressed the need to build more parks in communities with few parks,  like those in Southeast Los Angeles County, at an Earth Day Fair & Bike Ride held at John Anson Ford Park.  Assembly Speaker Rendon also touted the community-based work that is being undertaken by the Lower Los Angeles River Working Group to transform the river into a landmark that will connect neighboring communities and create family-friendly space along much of its path.More on this video from Assembly Access.

Monday, April 17, 2017

(Bell, CA) — Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) hosted a Civic Engagement Workshop at the Bell Community Center. He discusses his background working in the field of early childhood education and how the Great Recession-era budget cuts to early childhood education motivated him to become politically involved. More details on this Access video.

Monday, April 17, 2017

SACRAMENTO — Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) today announced following changes to the membership of Assembly standing committees. The official letter to the Chief Clerk designating the assignments is attached.

Budget Subcommittee No. 2 on Education Finance
Removed Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (D-Thousand Oaks), creating a Democratic vacancy

Thursday, April 6, 2017

(Sacramento) – Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) released the following statement after the Assembly approved Senate Bill 1, the landmark transportation investment package to fix our roads, freeways and bridges in communities across California and put more dollars toward transit and safety.

“Today, we made steps toward solving a crisis that affects every community in California. Our roads and bridges are in bad shape. They waste our constituents’ time and money and put them in harm’s way.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

(Sacramento) - Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) joined Gov. Jerry Brown and leaders from California’s business and labor communities to urge legislators pass Senate Bill 1, the landmark transportation investment package to fix our roads, freeways and bridges in communities across California and put more dollars toward transit and safety.

“Better roads, good jobs, shorter commutes, and fewer car repairs – that’s what our plan does,” Rendon said. “That’s why our plan deserves the vote of every legislator.”