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Friday, May 25, 2018
Xavier Becerra and Women’s Caucus members
Xavier Becerra and Women’s Caucus members

Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, California Legislative Women’s Caucus members, and Planned Parenthood discuss California’s opposition to the federal government’s rollback to Title X, the nation’s family planning program. Attorney General Becerra will be announcing a new action to seek answers from the federal government on their abrupt decision to limit access to reproductive healthcare for women.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

(Sacramento) – Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) who represents the area impacted by Exide, announced that the following actions, which she spearheaded along with colleagues and local officials, were taken by the Assembly Budget Subcommittee 3 on Resources and Transportation this morning regarding the Exide cleanup:

Thursday, May 17, 2018
Student addresses audience
Student addresses audience
Student addresses audience
Asm. Carrillo addresses audience
Asm. Carrillo addresses audience
Wide photo of assemblage
Asm. Carrillo with Asm. Jones-Sawyer and students

Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo will be made remarks at the press conference for "CA Youth Speak out on Gun Violence" on the Capitol's South Steps.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

(Sacramento) - Addressing mental health is a growing issue throughout the United States. While there are a variety of resources available, Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) says that more must be done to meet the needs of those living with mental illness. “By talking about mental health, we can help reduce the stigma that prevents so many Californians from seeking the services they deserve, and so rightfully need,” says Assemblymember Carrillo.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

(Sacramento) - Fifty years ago, hundreds of Chicano Mexican-American students walked out of their classrooms to protest decades of institutionalized racism. Now, Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) is honoring their bravery, and their willingness to fight for their rights by presenting ACR 183. “In many ways, the system had given up on these kids,” says Assemblymember Carrillo.

Thursday, May 10, 2018
Asm. Carrillo addresses the Assembly
Asm. Carrillo addresses the Assembly

Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo presented AB 2762 on the Assembly floor during session.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Sacramento)  - Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) wants to provide more opportunities for disabled veterans who may face challenges with employment and entrepreneurship. “This change (AB 2762) will promote and uplift our businesses that distinguish themselves by promoting a positive social public health and environmental impact,” Assemblymember Carrillo told her colleagues in the State Assembly. 

Watch this Assembly Access video to learn more AB 2762 and what Assemblymember Carrillo is doing to support the disabled veteran community.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

(Sacramento) – Today, Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) sent a letter to the Department of Toxic Substances Control demanding answers regarding the long-delayed Exide clean-up. Carrillo, who represents Assembly District 51, including unincorporated East Los Angeles, an area with some of the highest levels of lead toxicity due to Exide’s contamination of homes, schools and parks issued the following statement:

Monday, May 7, 2018

(Sacramento) - While the Trump administration is discriminating against and persecuting specific groups of people, for many marginalized communities, this behavior is nothing new. At the State Capitol, Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) shares some of the history of the Chinese Exclusion Act (1882), and how the treatment of Chinese laborers could be compared to the hardships many immigrants are facing today.

Monday, May 7, 2018

(Sacramento)    – Led by State Assemblymember Wendy  Carrillo (D-Los Angeles), the California State Assembly passed House  Resolution 104 declaring Cinco de Mayo week in California. What began as  a celebration of the courage shown by the Mexican army at the Battle of  Puebla has since expanded to recognize the contributions of Latinos  across the country, from the civil rights movement to the immigrant  rights movement.