April was a testament to the progress we are making in defeating COVID-19. This May edition of the R-Guide includes a highlight on our Woman of the Year, tips on how to stay financially healthy, and a look back at my first five years as Speaker of the Assembly.
We are at the midway point of this year's spring season. Overcoming the pandemic is still a priority, but we can now start to see the end of this difficult time. Our community has shown the power of a lending hand. As we stride into the rest of spring, let us continue to stay hopeful, safe, and healthy.
In case you missed it, everyone who is 16 and older is now eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine in California. In order to defeat this virus and have the ability to create more positive change, I encourage everyone to continue to wear a mask and get vaccinated.