AB 398 and AB 617 Approved by State Senate Today

Monday, July 17, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) issued the following statement after the California State Senate passed cap-and-trade legislation—AB 398 and AB 617—on the Senate Floor earlier today:

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Earlier today, Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) recognized Heroes Warehouse in Fontana as the 2017 20th State Senate District “Nonprofit of the Year”.

Founded in 2012, Heroes Warehouse provides donated furniture and essential home items to previously homeless veterans and their families as they move into permanent housing.  The nonprofit’s extensive volunteer network—which includes many veterans and their families—help to operate Heroes Warehouse on a day-to-day basis, including picking up and loading donated items. 

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Senator Connie M. Leyva and Assemblymember Freddie Rodriguez—in partnership with the City of Pomona, CareMore, Pomona Health Promoters and Western University College of Graduate Nursing—hosted a successful Health First!

Leyva: State Budget Increases Vital Funding for California Children

Thursday, June 15, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) today issued the following statement after the California State Senate passed the 2017-2018 state budget by the June 15th constitutional deadline:

Saturday, June 10, 2017

On Saturday, June 10th, Senator Connie M. Leyva hosted two Immigration Fairs at the Ruben Campos Community Center in San Bernardino and at the University of La Verne College of the Law in Ontario.  The Senator partnered with Assemblymember Eloise Gomez Reyes, the Inland Empire Latino Lawyers Association, the Guatemalan Consulate, the Mexican Consulate, Pomona Economic Opportunity Center and the Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice.

SB 597 Expands ‘Safe at Home’ Services for Human Trafficking Victims

Thursday, June 1, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Legislation authored by Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) and sponsored by California Secretary of State Alex Padilla that would make victims of human trafficking eligible for the state’s Safe at Home confidential address program passed from the California State Senate with unanimous support.


California Legislative Women's Caucus Open Letter to Judge Neil Gorsuch

Monday, March 20, 2017