State Assembly Give Thumbs Up to Attorney General Nominee Becerra
(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. We need a fighter that will resist the creation of a Muslim registry or any other religious based registry. We need a fighter to product reproductive rights! He is the fighter we need to defend our legal rights and ensure that our communities feel safe.” Assemblymember Reyes told her colleagues before the floor vote. “We need a fighter who will resist efforts to harm our students in the DACA program. Xavier Becerra has demonstrated that he is the fighter we need.” Here’s more in this Assembly Access video.