Press Releases

Friday, March 22, 2019

Assembly Bill 66 would make the childcare necessity tax-free

Friday, March 15, 2019

Assembly Bill 555 Allows Workers to Accrue and Use No Less Than Five Days of Sick Leave by Their 200th Calendar Day of Employment

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

SACRAMENTO — California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) issued the following statement in reaction to Gov. Gavin Newsom’s signing of an executive order to put a moratorium on the death penalty in California:

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

SACRAMENTO -- (Wed. March 6, 2019) -- Two bills authored by California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D - San Diego) to better protect working women from sexual harassment on the job were approved by the Assembly Committee on Labor and Employment on Wednesday.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

SACRAMENTO -- (Wed., March 6, 2019) -- Legislation authored by California Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D - San Diego) to empower workers and prevent employers from forcing individuals to waive their rights to worker protections passed Wednesday out of the Assembly Committee on Labor and Employment.  

Monday, March 4, 2019

SACRAMENTO -- (Monday, March 4, 2019) -- California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D - San Diego) released the following statement today in recognizing local leader Nora E. Vargas as the 80th Assembly District’s Woman of the Year:

Friday, February 22, 2019

SAN DIEGO – (Friday, Feb. 22, 2019)  – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra and Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) today at the Port of San Diego unveiled legislation to substantially strengthen the state’s efforts to combat the illegal underground economy in California that targets the most vulnerable members of our community.