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Friday, January 13, 2017

(Sacramento) – Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-San Bernardino) joined the majority of the State Assembly in endorsing Governor Jerry Brown’s Attorney General nominee Xavier Becerra. “California needs a fighter. A fighter who will defend the rights of those without the means to fight for themselves. We need a fighter who will resist efforts to harm our students in the DACA program. We need a fighter who will prevent the use California resources to engage in mass deportation activity.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

(Sacramento) – Today, Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-San Bernardino) along with the other members of the Assembly Special Committee on the Office of Attorney General voted to recommend Xavier Becerra for confirmation as the next Attorney General of California by the full Assembly.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

(Sacramento) – Assemblymember Eloise Gomez Reyes (D-San Bernardino), a member of the Assembly Special Committee on the Office of the Attorney General, voted to recommend that the full Assembly confirm Congressman Xavier Becerra as Attorney General of California. “The Attorney General is the legal representative of a number of state agencies that have environmental and public health responsibilities,” Assemblymember Reyes said in her remarks.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

(Sacramento) – Today, Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-San Bernardino) was appointed to the Assembly Committee on the Office of the Attorney General.  The committee was formed by Speaker Anthony Rendon as part of the confirmation process for Attorney General-designate Xavier Becerra.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

(Sacramento) – One of the newest Members of the California State Legislature was sworn-in to office with her colleagues at the State Capitol in Sacramento.  California State Assemblymember Eloise Gomez Reyes (D-San Bernardino) is excited to get to work.  One of the first things she’s working on is legislation for the survivors of the San Bernardino terrorist shootings.  Some of them are not getting proper medical treatment.  Assemblymember Reyes plans to remedy that.  Watch this Assembly Access Video of Assemblymember Reyes after the swearing-in ceremony, on the Floor of th

Thursday, December 8, 2016

(Sacramento) – Una de los nuevos miembros de la Legislatura Estatal de California prestó juramento junto a sus colegas en el Capitolio estatal en Sacramento.  La asambleísta Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-San Bernardino) está entusiasmada en ponerse a trabajar lo antes posible.  Una de las primeras cosas en las que se encuentra trabajando es una legislación para los sobrevivientes del ataque terrorista de San Bernardino.  Algunos de estos sobrevivientes no están recibiendo el tratamiento médico adecuado.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

(Sacramento) - As her very first act in public office, Assemblymember Eloise Reyes (D-San Bernardino) today introduced legislation to aid survivors of the San Bernardino terrorist attack by removing roadblocks that keep workers who suffer job-related injuries from receiving treatment for PTSD and other disorders.

“Survivors of the San Bernardino attacks deserve better than being caught in the web of workers comp bureaucracy,” said Assemblymember Reyes. “Medical care should first and foremost be about meeting a patient’s needs – and that’s what Assembly Bill 44 seeks to accomplish.”

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

SACRAMENTO - (INT) - State lawmakers have reconvened amid a flurry of proposed bills, some demanding immediate action.

Following the swearing-in of new and re-elected lawmakers, the Assembly and Senate joined together to take immediate action that could inoculate the potential impact of President-elect Donald Trump’s stated plans to deport up to 3 million undocumented residents. New bills were introduced to strengthen due process rights and protections for undocumented residents should President-elect Trump pursue overly aggressive immigration enforcement actions.

Monday, December 5, 2016

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California lawmakers on Monday urged President-elect Donald Trump to refrain from pursuing mass deportations and introduced urgent legislation to fund immigration lawyers and help public defenders protect the state's immigrants.

Democratic lawmakers also passed resolutions in both chambers urging the incoming administration to uphold a program for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants in the country illegally, despite intense protests from some Republicans.

Monday, December 5, 2016

(SACRAMENTO) - Eloise Reyes (D-San Bernardino) was sworn in as the Assemblymember for the 47th Assembly District which consists of Colton, Fontana, Grand Terrace, Rialto, San Bernardino, and the unincorporated communities of Bloomington and Muscoy.   

Eloise, a proud daughter of immigrants, has been a champion for her community throughout her career in the areas of affordable health care and legal aid. Reyes was the first Latina to open her own law firm in the Inland Empire.

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