Press Releases

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, 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.

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Sacramento – Yesterday at the annual oversight hearing of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) and Office of Ratepayer Advocates (ORA) held by the Assembly Utilities and Energy Committee, Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes expressed her displeasure with a recent proceeding with the San Gabriel Water Company where the company had proposed raising the water rates of residents served by the Fontana Water Company.

Monday, July 17, 2017

Sacramento – The following is Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes' statement on the Cap and Trade vote by the legislature earlier tonight.