Press Releases

Friday, May 12, 2017

(SACRAMENTO) – Today, Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) joined local elected officials and Senator Richard D. Roth (D-Riverside) at Jurupa Valley City Hall to watch Governor Jerry Brown sign Senate Bill 130. SB 130 restores critical funding to the newly incorporated Riverside County cities of Eastvale, Jurupa Valley, Menifee, and Wildomar.

“This is a momentous day for the cities of Eastvale and Jurupa Valley,” said Assemblymember Cervantes. “With this funding restored, we can once again provide critical public safety services and the community benefit programs that our residents seek and deserve. I want to thank Senator Roth and Governor Brown for working with me to save our cities.”

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Applauds Inclusion of $18 Million for Jurupa Area Recreation and Park District

(SACRAMENTO) – The following is a statement by Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) regarding Governor Jerry Brown releasing his May Revision of the proposed state budget today:

“I applaud Governor Brown for his fiscal responsibility in crafting—once again—a budget that is reasonable and balanced. I look forward to working through June 15 with my colleagues in the Legislature, and the Governor, in finalizing a budget for our great state.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

(SACRAMENTO) – Today, Senate Bill 130, which restores critical funding for the newly incorporated cities of Eastvale, Jurupa Valley, Menifee, and Wildomar, was approved by the California State Assembly on a bipartisan vote of 72-1.

Each of these cities incorporated prior to the passage of Senate Bill 89 (2011), which was one of the steps the Legislature took to close the State’s massive budget gap. SB 89 resulted in cities which had incorporated after 2004 losing critical public safety and municipal services funding that had previously been allocated to newly incorporated cities.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

(SACRAMENTO) – Today, the Assembly Appropriations Committee approved Assembly Bill 179 by Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) by a vote of 11 to 5. AB 179 would require one of the eleven appointed members of the California Transportation Commission (CTC) to have had experience working on environmental justice issues.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

(SACRAMENTO) – The following is a statement from Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) following Tuesday’s legislative oversight hearing on the California State Auditor’s report regarding the University of California Office of the President:

Thursday, April 27, 2017

(SACRAMENTO) – The following is a statement by Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) on the State Senate’s approval of Senate Bill 130, which would restore needed funding to the cities of Eastvale, Jurupa Valley, Menifee, and Wildomar, by a bipartisan vote of 34-0:

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

(SACRAMENTO) – Today, the Assembly Jobs, Economic Development, and the Economy Committee approved Assembly Bill 162 by Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) and Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Orange County) by a bipartisan vote of 7-0. AB 162 would make more small businesses eligible for the California Competes tax cut administered by the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz). The tax cut is available to small businesses that wish to establish a business, or stay and grow an existing business, in California.