Press Release

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

AB 176 appropriates $7 million for shovel-ready water project

Salas testifies in Assembly Water Parks & Wildlife committee

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Assembly Budget Subcommittee Rejects Governor’s elimination of funds

Asm. Salas, Budget Sub1, Henry Contreras, CFILC

Monday, March 6, 2017

2017 Woman of the Year - Mary Gonzales-Gomez

Annual ceremony held in recognition of Women’s History Month

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

AB 1279 provides $2 million for Valley Fever research and reporting

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Rudy Salas (D-Bakersfield) introduced Assembly Bill (AB) ­­­­­1279 which directs resources toward Valley Fever, a disease that affects residents in counties throughout California.  Specifically, AB 1279 allocates $2 million for research and will establish guidelines for reporting cases of Valley Fever.

Monday, February 13, 2017

AB 316 invests in workforce training programs to uplift and strengthen economy

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymembers Rudy Salas (D-Bakersfield) and Marie Waldron (R-Escondido) introduced Assembly Bill (AB) 316 which seeks to give Californians the tools and opportunities they need to obtain higher paying, middle-class jobs.  

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Assembly Committees will guide discussion on path forward after Proposition 64

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

AB 326 will train hairstylists to detect signs of domestic violence or sexual assault

SACRAMENTO – Today, Assemblymember Rudy Salas (D-Bakersfield) introduced Assembly Bill (AB) 326 which is designed to educate salon professionals about the signs of domestic abuse or sexual assault as well as how to support and connect their clients with resources for help.