Anthony Rendon Will Be Next Assembly Speaker

(Sacramento) – Assemblyman Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) has been elected the 70th Speaker of the California State Assembly. Speaker-elect Rendon said it will be an “immense privilege to serve” and told his fellow legislators, “We as policymakers have a great deal of work ahead of us to meet the challenges Californians demand we address.” Rendon will assume the office of Speaker on March 7, 2016. ABC10 (KXTV Sacramento) was on hand for the election and Speaker-elect Rendon’s post vote meeting with the media. Watch their report in this Assembly Assets video.