CBS 8: Lorena Gonzalez Bill Expands Team Combating CA's Underground Economy

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. Assembly Bill 1296 will expand California’s unique, multi-agency task force of law enforcement professionals known as the Tax Recovery and Underground Economy (TRUE) Team that currently operates out of Sacramento and Los Angeles.