SACRAMENTO, CA – In response to the tragic death of Mr. George Floyd and the protests throughout California, Assemblymember Rudy Salas (D-Bakersfield) issued the following statement:
“The death of George Floyd is a national tragedy that demands justice and action. I, like many are frustrated at the acts of injustice seen across the country. I encourage people to make their voices heard peacefully, respectfully and at the ballot box in November. I pray we can come together as Americans of all races to demand justice for all.”
Assemblymember Salas represents part of the City of Bakersfield, the cities of Arvin, Hanford, Corcoran, Delano, Lemoore, McFarland, Shafter, Wasco, and the communities of Armona, Avenal, Buttonwillow, Home Garden, Kettleman City, Lamont, Lost Hills, Stratford and Weedpatch.