Press Releases

Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi introduces bill to strengthen state oversight over nursing home ownership and management

Torrance, CA – Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance) introduced AB 1502, the Skilled Nursing Facility Ownership and Management Reform Act, which would give the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) stronger authority to prohibit unqualified and unethical owners and operators from owning and operating skilled nursing facilities in the State of California.

Assemblymembers Muratsuchi, Santiago, and Garcia introduce Broadband for All Bond Act to close the digital divide and jumpstart economic recovery

Torrance, CA – Assemblymembers Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance), Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles) and Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) held a virtual press conference today announcing the California Broadband for All Bond Act of 2022, a $10 billion general obligation bond measure to help close the digital divide throughout California.

Assemblymembers Muratsuchi, Garcia, and Santiago introduce Broadband bond bill to close the digital divide and jumpstart economic recovery

Torrance, CA – Assemblymembers Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance), Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles) and Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) along with Principal Coauthor Senator Steve Glazer (D-Orinda) introduced the California Broadband for All Bond Act, AB 34, a general obligation bond measure of up to $10 billion to close the digital divide throughout California.

Governor Gavin Newsom signs Toxic-Free Cosmetics Act, banning the manufacture or sale of cosmetic products containing 24 specified toxic chemicals

Torrance, CA – Governor Gavin Newsom today signed Assembly Bill (AB) 2762, the Toxic-Free Cosmetics Act which, starting in 2025, will prohibit the manufacture or sale of any cosmetic product in the State of California containing any of 24 specified toxic chemicals, consistent with a similar prohibition previously enacted by the European Union and other countries.

Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi writes letter to Legislative Chairs requesting full and fair funding for California schools, as California faces budget shortfalls due to COVID expenditures

Torrance, CA – Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi’s (D-Torrance) wrote a letter this week to the Senate and Assembly Budget Subcommittee Chairs, Assemblymembers Phil Ting and Kevin McCarthy as well as Senators Holly Mitchell and Richard Roth, requesting full and fair funding for California schools.