Press Releases

Assembly Committee Approves Cervantes Resolution to Help Homeowners

(SACRAMENTO) – Today, the Assembly Housing & Community Development Committee approved Assembly Joint Resolution (AJR) 4 by Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) and Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Fullerton) by a bipartisan vote of 5-1. AJR 4 calls upon the President of the United States to save California homeowners hundreds of dollars per year in mortgage fees by reinstating an Obama-era Federal Housing Administration (FHA) rule.

Cervantes Introduces Resolution Calling upon President to Help Homeowners

(SACRAMENTO) – Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) introduced a joint resolution with Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Fullerton) this week to call upon the President of the United States to save California homeowners hundreds of dollars per year in mortgage fees. The resolution, Assembly Joint Resolution 4, urges the President to reinstate a U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) rule that would cut mortgage fees for many Californians.

Cervantes Introduces Bill to Expedite Teacher Credentialing for Military Spouses

(SACRAMENTO) – Today, Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) introduced a bill to help military families. The bill, Assembly Bill 226, would require the state Commission on Teacher Credentialing to give priority to applicants who are spouses of active United States Military service members.

Cervantes Introduces Bill to Help Small Businesses Stay Competitive in Today’s Economy

(SACRAMENTO) – Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) has introduced a bill relating to the California Competes Tax Credit Program. The California Competes Tax Credit, administered by the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz), is an income tax credit available to small businesses that wish to establish a business, or stay and grow in California. The bill, Assembly Bill 162, would make more small businesses eligible to apply for the program.

Cervantes Statement on the Governor’s Proposed State Budget

(SACRAMENTO) – Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) issued the following statement today following Governor Jerry Brown’s press conference, in which he issued his proposed state budget to the California Legislature:

Cervantes Introduces Bill to Make Riverside County Carpool Lanes More Flexible

(SACRAMENTO) – Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes (D-Corona) introduced her first bill today at the State Capitol. The bill, Assembly Bill 91, would help ease late-night traffic jams in Riverside County by allowing single-occupancy vehicles to use high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes, commonly known as “carpool lanes,” during non-peak traffic hours.