On Saturday, August 13, 2016, Senator Leyva hosted a “Paletas in Pomona” community conversation at the Washington Park Community Center. Approximately 75 community residents attended this successful event, where Senator Leyva discussed various issues with attendees, including homelessness, job opportunities for youth and ongoing communication with the Senator’s office.
Senator Leyva and Assemblymember Reyes will co-host the free 3rd Annual Young Women's Leadership Conference at CSU San Bernardino on Friday, March 24th from 8am - 2pm. High school and college students are invited and RSVP is required to attend.
During the 2015-2016 legislative session, Governor Brown signed 11 bills that I authored, including legislation to eliminate the statute of limitations on rape, permanentely extend overtime for domestic workers, require review of environmental justice impacts on local communities, protect communities from lead pipe dangers, improve career technical education, among others.