Press Releases

Speaker Rendon Reacts to Gov. Newsom’s Budget Proposal

(Sacramento) - Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood) issued the following statement after Gov. Gavin Newsom released his initial budget proposal:

“Years of smart budgeting by legislative Democrats and Gov. Jerry Brown give us a healthy fiscal picture and the opportunity to expand economic opportunity for all.

Speaker Rendon Announces Assembly Leadership and Committee Assignments

SACRAMENTO — Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood) today announced assignments for the membership of Assembly leadership positions and standing committees for the 2019-2020 legislative session.

The official letters to the Chief Clerk designating the assignments is attached.

Speaker Rendon Reacts to Assembly Passing 2018-19 State Budget

SACRAMENTO – The California Assembly today approved the state's 2018-19 budget. The balanced, on-time budget includes record funding for schools, emergency funds for local governments to address homelessness, investments to lift children out of poverty, and budget reserves that are larger than the general fund budgets of 33 other states.