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(Sacramento) – Assemblymember Patty López (D-San Fernando) was interviewed by Brad Pomerance on Time Warner Cable’s Local Edition program recently. In the interview, Assemblymember López answers questions about adult education, whether or not the state is investing enough to provide the necessary classes and if those classes should be part of the high school or community college system. Learn more about how Assemblymember López thinks the issue should be tackled in this Assembly Access video.
State lawmakers on Wednesday derailed a bill that would have prevented them from accepting free travel to distant conferences, including an annual meeting in Maui, from nonprofit groups backed by special interests.
(Sacramento) – During the debate in the State Assembly over legislation to raise California’s minimum wage, Assemblywoman Patty López (D-San Fernando) stood up and spoke passionately in favor of Senate Bill 3, which raises California’s minimum wage to $15 an hour – the highest statewide minimum wage in the nation. “I feel it’s my duty to be the voice for the people that are supporting SB3,” said Assemblywoman López. “I feel like this is the right time.” Here’s more from Assemblywoman López in this Assembly Access video.