News Room

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Asm. Carrillo presenting award
Asm. Carrillo sharing a light moment

Assemblymember Carrillo honors Antigua Bread Coffee Shop as Small Business of Year.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

(Sacramento) -  Every June, organizations worldwide take time to raise awareness about the ongoing struggle refugees face as they fight for a better life. At the California State Capitol, Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) called for more compassionate treatment of those seeking freedom and a renewed sense of hope and belonging. “We have a crisis on our hands, and how we respond as Americans, how we respond as this legislative body says a lot about our values,” says Assemblymember Carrillo.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Supplemental funding included in budget bill will clean area parkways and continue accountability efforts

(Sacramento) – Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood) and Assemblymembers Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles) and Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) who represent the areas impacted by Exide, announced today that the State Legislature is poised to approve new funding this afternoon for the improved cleanup of the residential areas around the former-Exide battery recycling plant.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Local highlights include funding for LA State Historic Park, Exide parkway cleanup, and legal services for TPS recipients and unaccompanied immigrant minors

SACRAMENTO-Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) released the following statement regarding the Assembly’s passage of the 2018-19 State Budget:

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Group photo
Asm. Carrillo presenting
Presenter speaking

Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo presenting AB 2358.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

(Sacramento) -  Studies prove that lead paint can cause brain and kidney damage, infertility, and serious developmental and behavioral challenges in children. Millions of homes built in California before 1978 still contain toxic lead paint. That’s why Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) is fighting to eliminate lead paint in the Golden State. “A home should be a safe place to raise your family, not a toxic hazard,” says Assemblymember Carrillo.

Monday, June 11, 2018

(Sacramento) – Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) led the State Assembly in a special adjournment ceremony to honor the memory of Latino activist John Ortiz, who passed away on May 8, 2018. “His contributions to the Chicano Walkouts were instrumental in the ongoing fight for educational equity, opportunity and justice,” said Assemblymember Carrillo.