Press Release

Friday, July 12, 2019

AB Labor Rally

Friday, July 12, 2019

Gonzalez Measure to Stop Worker Misclassification Passes Senate Labor Committee

Thursday, July 11, 2019

SACRAMENTO – The battle between California lawmakers and major employers, like Uber and Lyft, is heating up.

A bill that could have a big impact on “gig” economy workers is moving forward but not everyone’s on board. Supporters of AB5 crowded Capitol hallways Wednesday.


Wednesday, July 10, 2019

SACRAMENTO – (Wednesday, July 10, 2019) – California took another step toward ending the harmful practice of worker misclassification today as Assembly Bill 5 by Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) passed the Senate Committee on Standing Committee on Labor, Public Employment and Retirement on a 4 to 1 vote.

Friday, June 28, 2019

SACRAMENTO – (Friday, June 28, 2019) – In a major win for working class parents in California, the 2019-2020 state budget signed by Gov.

Friday, June 28, 2019

SACRAMENTO – (Friday, June 28, 2019) – California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) has secured $5 million in the 2019 State Budget toward Cal Fire efforts to eradicate an invasive species of beetle that is rapidly spreading across California, decimating thousands of mature trees and causing millions of dollars of damage.

Friday, June 28, 2019

SACRAMENTO – (Friday, June 28, 2019) – The Jackie Robinson Family YMCA in San Diego is getting the boost it needs to give South Bay communities a full-sized pool and splash pad thanks to $5 million secured by Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) in the 2019-2020 California State Budget.