Press Release

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Sacramento – Earlier today, Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes attended the Board of Parole hearings in Sacramento to support and testify on the pardon application of Kimberly Carter. Carter, a constituent of the 47th District, turned her life completely around after being formerly incarcerated, and not only went on to earn an accounting degree, but became a community advocate and beacon of hope for women and children in her community. A few hours after the hearing, the Parole Board made its recommendation to Governor Brown to pardon Kim Carter.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Sacramento – Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes was recently appointed to the California Commission on the Status of Women and Girls as well as the California Child Welfare Council by Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon. The appointment comes as Assemblymember Reyes continues to advocate in the Legislature for disadvantaged communities.

Monday, August 7, 2017

(San Bernardino, CA) — Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-San Bernardino) holds a press conference at Option House, Inc. to raise awareness of domestic violence and the central role that it played in the recent shooting at North Park Elementary School. Assemblymember Reyes discussed the services that are provided by nonprofits such as Option House, Inc., in addition to discussing pending legislation regarding domestic violence.

Friday, August 4, 2017

(San Bernardino) – She has been dedicated to making Inland Empire communities better all of her life. Now, Eloise Gómez Reyes, is the voice of Inland Empire in the State Capitol as the Assemblymember from the 47th District. Learn more about Assemblymember Reyes' path from her days as a farm worker to law school to the State Legislature in this Assembly Access video. asmdc.org/reyes

Monday, July 31, 2017

Sacramento – Today, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. signed AB 1139 by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes, a bill that requires homebuyers to be notified during the purchase of a home whether the property has a Private Transfer Fee (PTF). AB 1139 will protect homebuyers when making these large purchases by ensuring that they are aware that the presence of a PTF could potentially limit their financing options.

Monday, July 31, 2017

(Sacramento) - Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-San Bernardino)was joined by supporters of Senate Bill 54, the California Values Act, for a State Capitol news conference in advance of upcoming votes on the measure. SB 54, co-authored by Assemblymember Reyes, expands "sanctuary city" policies statewide, prohibiting local law enforcement from acting as federal immigration officers. "This bill is not anti-law enforcement, it is pro-community safety," Assemblymember Reyes said. "The rhetoric being heard in Washington is the result of fear, hatred and bigotry.