Assembly Democrats express intention to advance legislation that prevents gun violence and keeps our communities safe.
Rendon speaks with KCRW's Saul Gonzalez about his priorities and goals prior to being elected Speaker.
Rendon is elected by his colleagues to be the next Assembly Speaker.
Melanie Mason of the LA Times outlines Rendon's life story, philosophical tilt and plans for his speakership.
SACRAMENTO – Assemblyman Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) issued the following statement after the California State Auditor released her report on the Central Basin Municipal Water District:
SACRAMENTO – Assemblyman Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) issued the following statement after Southern California Edison released internal and independent investigations regarding two major power outages in Long Beach in July:
By Assemblymember Anthony Rendon
I was pretty surprised reading WalletHub’s list of “Best & Worst Small Cities in America.” Research methodology aside, one thing’s for certain — numbers can’t measure the heart and soul of communities.
SACRAMENTO – Assemblyman Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood) issued the following statement after the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a motion by Supervisor Hilda Solis to take immediate action to address ongoing impacts from toxic contamination caused by Exide battery plant in Vernon.
Last month, South Gate representative Anthony Rendon was tapped to become the next Speaker of the California Assembly, starting in January. This means both houses of the state legislature will soon be led by Latinos - Kevin de León became Senate President pro Tempore last year.
Rendon, a Democrat, has been a member of the Assembly since 2012 where he represents the 63rd District, which stretches from Bell and Cudahy in the north to Long Beach. He's third-generation Mexican-American, the grandchild of immigrants who arrived starting in the 1920s. He grew up in Southern California and attended local colleges and universities.
SACRAMENTO – Assemblyman Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood) issued the following statement after the veto of Assembly Bills 825, 895 and 1023, his legislative package seeking reforms to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC):
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