Press Release

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Assemblymember Salas receiving American Legions' Legislator of the Year Award

American Legion awards Salas for his leadership, support, and dedication to veterans

SACRAMENTO – Today, Assemblymember Rudy Salas (D-Bakersfield) received the American Legion’s Leo P. Burke Legislator of the Year award for the 2018 legislative session.  Salas was recognized for his leadership, support, and dedication to the veterans and service members of California.  The Legislator of the Year is an annual award given by the American Legion to legislators who have gone the extra mile to support California’s veterans, military members, and their families.    

Monday, March 18, 2019
Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Assemblymember Salas speaking about Valley Fever

SACRAMENTO – Today, the Assembly Committee on Labor unanimously approved Assembly Bill (AB) 203, authored by Assemblymember Rudy Salas (D-Bakersfield), which would strengthen and improve education and protections for workers from valley fever by requiring construction employers in endemic counties to provide effective awareness and prevention training to employees.

Monday, March 4, 2019

Assemblymember Salas and Woman of the Year honoree, Pat Nolen, with Assemblymember Monique Limon, Republican Leader Marie Waldron and Speaker Anthony Rendon

SACRAMENTO – Today, Assemblymember Rudy Salas (D-Bakersfield) and the California State Assembly honor Pat Nolen, Vice Mayor of Corcoran, as the 2019 Woman of the Year for the 32nd Assembly District.  The annual Woman of the Year event started in 1987 to highlight the outstanding women throughout the State during Women’s History Month.  The Assembly will recognize Nolen during the annual Capitol ceremony for her civic and philanthropic contributions to the community.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Salas, Chair of the Joint Legislative Audit Committee (JLAC), will hold an oversight hearing on the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) Motor Voter Program.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019