(SACRAMENTO) – During Climate Week, Assembly Bill 639 by Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) was signed into law by Governor Gavin Newsom. AB 639 initiates a stakeholder process to engage those most affected by California’s transition to a lower carbon economy at California’s largest seaports. In signing this bill, Governor Newsom becomes the first California governor to squarely take on the issue of a just transition for California workers.
SACRAMENTO – Today, the Governor signed Senate Bill 1447 into law. This bill, authored jointly by Senator Steven Bradford (D-Gardena), Senator Anna Caballero (D-Salinas), and Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona), expands California’s assistance programs for small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic by establishing a new $100 million small businesses hiring tax credit program.
(SACRAMENTO) – Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) became the first California legislator to give birth to triplets while serving in office when she gave birth to two boys and one girl last week. Assemblymember Cervantes issued the following statement:
“My wife and I are blessed to welcome our three newborns into the world. We are deeply grateful for the love and support from our family, friends, and the medical team who have been with us on this exciting journey. We look forward to celebrating the holidays with the three newest additions to our family. At this time, we ask for your prayers and well wishes.”
(SACRAMENTO) – On Tuesday, Assembly Bill 201, the Text Message DISCLOSE Act, authored by Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona), was signed into law by Governor Gavin Newsom. AB 201 is the first law in the nation to require “paid for by” disclosures on mass campaign text messages.
Jurupa Valley, CA – Today, Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) presented a $15 million dollar grant to the Western Riverside County Regional Conservation Authority (RCA) on behalf of the State Natural Resources Agency. The grant was secured through the 2019-2020 State Budget and will be used to acquire habitat land for the preservation of native landscapes and wildlife in the Jurupa Mountain area in the City of Jurupa Valley.