Press Releases

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

San BernardinoThe following is a statement made by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes at the meeting of the Assembly Rules Subcommittee on Harassment, Discrimination, and Retaliation Prevention and Response meeting earlier today.

Monday, October 30, 2017

Sacramento – On Wednesday, Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D- San Bernardino) launched a new program, accessible through her website called “There Ought To Be a Law.” Aimed at engaging with the community, the program is designed to help create legislative ideas and fixes to these everyday problems.  The program can be found at https://a47.asmdc.org/there-ought-be-law on Assemblymember Reyes’ website.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

San Bernardino – On October 17, 2017 Mayor Richard A. DeLaRosa, alongside the City of Colton’s City Council presented Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes with the keys to the City and proclaimed her a “Key Supporter” of all the citizens within the City of Colton, throughout the Inland Empire Region and the State of California. Assemblymember Reyes was recognized for being a strong and vocal advocate for the people of the Inland Empire and the City of Colton.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Sacramento – On Friday, Governor Brown signed AB 1018, legislation which requires community college districts in California to create Equity Plans for both homeless and LGBT students. “There are communities that continue to remain unrecognized and consequently left out of Student Success Funding. AB 1018 addresses this issue and offers a solution to each district, making it a crucial step towards creating a diverse student population” said Assemblymember Reyes. 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Sacramento – AB 1651 by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes, a bill ensuring community college faculty receive due process rights was signed by Governor Brown.  AB 1651 requires that community college faculty on administrative leave receive information on the reason for the administrative leave.

Monday, October 16, 2017

Sacramento – AB 44, a bill authored by Assemblymember Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-San Bernardino), that arose from the December 2nd 2015 terrorist attack in San Bernardino was signed by Governor Brown on Friday.  Introduced on the one-year anniversary of the attack, the bill requires that employees injured in an act of terrorism must receive the immediate services of a nurse case manager and that they be told of the medical treatment options that are available.