Press Release

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Assemblywoman Honors Hector Barajas Varela, a Decorated U.S. Army Soldier Who Founded a Refuge for U.S. Military Veterans Who Were Deported Following Their Service to the United States

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Rideshare Company Will Allow Customers to Add Gratuity to Payment in California by End of July

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Assemblywoman’s Efforts to Expand Child Care, Accommodate Refugee Students, Provide Legal  Services to Deported Veterans Reflected in Final State Spending Plan for 2017-18

SACRAMENTO – California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) today applauded the Legislature’s passage of a budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year that includes several measures she led to benefit low-income families and immigrants.

Friday, June 2, 2017

SAN DIEGO  – (Friday, June 2, 2017) – California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) today invited her colleagues in the California Legislature to reaffirm the state of California’s commitment to reaching the targets of the Paris Climate Agreement that the Trump Administration withdrew the United States from yesterday, while also calling upon other states and cities to join in that effort. 

Thursday, June 1, 2017

SACRAMENTO – (Thursday, June 1, 2017) – California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) made the following statement following Speaker Anthony Rendon's appointment of Chula Vista City Councilman Stephen Padilla to the California Coastal Commission:

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

SACRAMENTO – (Wednesday, May 31, 2017) – California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) today won approval of her legislation to make San Diego County transportation planning and funding more accountable, transparent and responsive to community needs. Assembly Bill 805 passed on a vote of 49-25.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

SACRAMENTO – (Wednesday, May 31, 2017) –California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) today won bipartisan approval of her legislation requiring that ridesharing aps that take credit card payments also offer the ability to add a tip to the charge. Assembly Bill 1099 was approved by the Assembly on a vote of 41-22.