Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Home care is a demanding job. Those who do it often are family members or trusted friends of residents who require in-home support to remain safe and healthy. They rely on In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) wages in lieu of other income in order to stay home with their loved ones.

They are, in my judgment, heroes.

SB 592 Seeks to Prevent Adolescent Relationship Abuse

Friday, February 27, 2015

SACRAMENTO – Earlier today, Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) introduced legislation that tackles adolescent relationship abuse by promoting education on healthy relationships in schools.

SB 585 Prioritizes Child Support Payments, Helps Children & Families

Thursday, February 26, 2015

SACRAMENTO – Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) today introduced important legislation that will dramatically increase payments for past due child support claims through an insurance payment intercept program.

SB 398 Creates Green Assistance Program (GAP)

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

SACRAMENTO – In response to growing needs by local small communities and businesses to access greenhouse gas reduction funds, Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) today introduced a bill that will provide technical assistance to small communities and businesses to access funding for energy efficiency upgrades or projects that lessen the negative health impacts of poor air quality.