The California recall ballots ask 2 questions: whether to retain Gov. Newsom and with whom to replace him. If a majority votes for the recall, that means Larry Elder, currently the top “Republican vote getter” could become Governor. Oh No, […]Read more
Isaac Bryan for California State Assembly
I’m proud to support Isaac Bryan for California’s 54th Assembly District. Isaac Bryan is a community organizer, scholar, and policy shaper. He also serves as the founding Director of the UCLA Black Policy Project, and previously served in L.A. Mayor […]Read more
Biden Administration takes action to reduce gun violence
Last week the Biden administration announced six initial actions to address the epidemic of gun violence. The Justice Department, within 30 days, will issue a proposed rule to help stop the proliferation of “ghost guns.” Ghost guns are guns assembled […]Read more
No to this recall effort. No to the distraction. Yes, to maintaining our path of progress.
Thank you, Madam Chair and colleagues. In the state of California, we’re not only up against a pandemic of significant scale and impact, but fighting against the moral crisis of our time that threatens to overtake us—homelessness. Now is not […]Read more
The American Rescue Plan is a big deal!
Democrats in Congress have come together to pass the American Rescue Plan. The Trump tax cuts were designed by Republicans to give tax breaks to the wealthy, but this very popular plan is designed for middle class and low-income Americans. […]Read more
Gavin Newsom, moving California forward
In 2018, 7,721,410 Californians chose Gavin Newsom as California’s next Governor. I endorsed Gavin Newsom in 2018 because I knew he would act on California’s homeless crisis. As he put it, “Governors have not campaigned on homelessness, governors haven’t talked […]Read more