SB 26 Would Close Existing Loopholes That Can Endanger School Children

Monday, December 5, 2016

SACRAMENTO – On the first day of the 2017-2018 legislative session, Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) today introduced important legislation to protect school children from dangerous sex offenders.  Specifically, SB 26 would prohibit registered sex offenders from entering school campuses in California.

SB 15 Would Increase Maximum Cal Grant C Awards for Access Costs from $547 to $3,000

Monday, December 5, 2016

SACRAMENTO – Earlier today, as the California State Senate reconvened, Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) introduced a vital bill to help community college students in California pay for their education and related access costs.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Senator Connie M. Leyva celebrated the month of giving thanks and appreciation by hosting her 2nd Annual Operation Gobble where she distributed 700 turkeys and chickens along with 100 individual family meal bags to residents throughout her Senate district.  Her efforts were made possible through partnerships with UFCW Local 1428, Fontana Water Company, Golden State Water Company and Stater Bros.

Bill Would Prohibit Sex Offenders From Entering School Grounds

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

SACRAMENTO – In order to further protect children from dangerous sex offenders, Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) today announced that—when the California State Senate convenes in early December—she will introduce legislation to prohibit any registered sex offender from being present on a school campus in California for any reason.


Charter Local Edition Interview

In this Charter Local Edition interview with Brad Pomerance, I discuss several of Team Leyva's 2016 legislative successes, including SB 1000, SB 1015 and SB 813.

Monday, November 28, 2016