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Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Honoring Hector Verdugo & Fabian Garcia

Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo honored Hector Verdugo and Fabian Garcia during the CalNonprofits Day Awards.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

(Sacramento) – Under the current system applying online for college can be confusing for potential students. Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) wants to simplify the process, and broaden opportunities for communities that may have felt discouraged. “Our online applications should as accessible and user-friendly as possible,” says Assemblymember Carrillo. Watch this Assembly Access video to learn about Assemblymember Carrillo’s Assembly Bill 3101, and hear testimony from experts who represent students who would benefit from this measure.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Asm. Carrillo remarks on AB 3101
Asm. Carrillo remarks on AB 3101
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Asm. Carrillo at podium
Asm. Carrillo shares a light moment
Asm. Carrillo with speakers

Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo made remarks on AB 3101 before the Senate Education Committee.

Thursday, May 31, 2018

(Sacramento) -  For many disadvantaged and low-income children, sometimes something as simple as going outside to play can greatly improve their quality of life. With Assembly Bill 2614, Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) says new transportation resources can be established to give kids better access to outdoor activities. “We have children who live merely 15 miles from the beach, yet have never seen it or experienced it,” says Assemblymember Carrillo.

Thursday, May 31, 2018

(Sacramento) - As the overall cost of living in the Golden State continues to rise, for many households, it’s getting harder to pay the bills. To help keep them connected, Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) introduced in the State Assembly her Assembly Bill 2537, which would establish a low-cost landline, cellphone and broadband program for those who qualify. Watch this Assembly Access video to learn more about Assemblymember Carrillo’s plans to keep low-income families and individuals communicating in California.

Thursday, May 31, 2018
Asm. Carrillo presenting AB 2537

Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo presenting AB 2537 on the Assembly Floor.

Thursday, May 31, 2018
Asm. Carrillo presenting AB 2614

Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo presenting AB 2614 on the Assembly Floor.

Thursday, May 31, 2018

(Sacramento) - The sudden termination of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) is affecting hundreds of thousands of hardworking people who have come to America in search of a better life. In partnership with Assemblymember Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles), Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) introduced Assembly Bill 1862, which would provide $10M for legal services for those who are willing to fight to stay in California. “As an immigrant from El Salvador, I feel it is important that we recognize our community’s potential,” says Assemblymember Carrillo.

Thursday, May 31, 2018
Asm. Carrillo speaking at podium
Asm. Carrillo speaking at podium

Press Conference on National Day of Action for Children. “Shining a Light on Federal Family Separation Policies & the Plight of Immigrant Children.”

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Asm. Carrillo presenting AB 2872
Asm. Carrillo presenting AB 2872

Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo presenting AB 2872 on the Assembly Floor.