Press Releases

Friday, September 18, 2020

Sacramento – AB 685, by Assemblymember Eloise Reyes (D-San Bernardino) was signed into law by Governor Newsom in Sacramento.  AB 685 requires employers to provide a notice within one business day to employees who have been exposed to COVID-19 at their worksite, and report to the California Department of Public Health if an outbreak occurs.    Current law does not require employers to notify their employees that they have been exposed to someone with Covid-19 at their work site.   California is still making progress to reduce the number of Covid-19 cases, but nonetheless the

Friday, September 11, 2020

Sacramento – AB 2147, legislation by Assemblymember Eloise Reyes (D-San Bernardino) which provides an expedited expungement process for formerly incarcerated individuals who have successfully participated with fire suppression activities has been signed by Governor Newsom making California the first state in the nation to provide this type of relief to the formerly incarcerated that served as inmate firefighters.

 

Monday, August 24, 2020

San Bernardino – The Employment Development Department’s caseload for unemployment Insurance claims has increased significantly due to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic. This has resulted in constituents reaching out to Assemblymember Reyes’ Office for help to resolve their issues.

Monday, July 20, 2020

San Bernardino – Against the backdrop of San Bernardino County continuing its efforts to reopen the economy, COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations are surging, causing the county to be placed on the California COVID-19 Watch List and Governor Newsom issuing new economic restrictions.

Friday, June 26, 2020

San Bernardino – The following is a statement made by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes regarding passage of Budget Trailer bills.

 

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Sacramento – AB 2147, legislation by Assemblymember Eloise Reyes (D-San Bernardino) which would provide an expedited expungement process for inmates that have successfully participated as inmate hand crews (actively assisting with fire suppression activities), passed the State Assembly with bipartisan support.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

San Bernardino – The following is a statement made by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes regarding passage of the California State Budget.