Press Releases

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Muslim, Jewish, Latino & Asian Pacific Islander communities rally to keep history from repeating under Trump

Sacramento, CA –Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance) today called for $3 million in grants to the State Library for educational activities and materials on civil liberties and the World War II Japanese American Incarceration. The Assemblymember made his remarks at a Capitol press conference, where he stood with Assemblymembers and leaders from the Muslim, Asian Pacific Islander (API), Jewish and Latino communities in solidarity to ensure that history doesn’t repeat itself in the Trump era. 

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Criminal penalties to be imposed on anyone obstructing State Auditor or Auditor staff

Sacramento, CA – This afternoon, Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance), Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco) and Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento) announced the introduction of a new bill to create criminal penalties for obstructing the State Auditor or the Auditor’s representatives in the course of an audit.

Monday, May 1, 2017

Will present Resolution ACR 1, establishing 75th Anniversary of President Roosevelt’s signing of Executive Order 9066 as a Day of Remembrance in California

 

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

AB 1646 part of Assemblymember Muratsuchi’s “California Refinery Jobs and Safety Action Plan,” which includes five Assembly bills to improve public safety at all California refineries

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Hydrogen fuel cell system will help environment and families around the ports

Torrance, CA – Today, Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance) spoke at a press conference announcing Toyota’s “Project Portal,” a hydrogen fuel cell system for heavy-duty trucks at the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles.  The hydrogen fuel cell system will be a part of a feasibility study examining the potential of fuel cell technology in trucks, and will support the Ports’ Clean Air Action Plan.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Hydrogen fuel cell system will help environment and families around the ports

Torrance, CA – Today, Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance) spoke at a press conference announcing Toyota’s “Project Portal,” a hydrogen fuel cell system for heavy-duty trucks at the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles.  The hydrogen fuel cell system will be a part of a feasibility study examining the potential of fuel cell technology in trucks, and will support the Ports’ Clean Air Action Plan.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

AB 1649 part of Assemblymember Muratsuchi’s “California Refinery Jobs and Safety Action Plan,” which includes five Assembly bills to improve public safety at all California refineries

Torrance, CA – In a 6-0 bipartisan vote, the Assembly Committee on the Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials (ESTM) passed Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi’s (D-Torrance) Assembly Bill (AB) 1649, which codifies and makes permanent the existing Interagency Refinery Task Force created by Governor Jerry Brown.