Press Releases

STATEMENT FROM ACTING-INTERIM CHAIR, ASSEMBLYMEMBER SUSAN TALAMANTES EGGMAN AND VICE CHAIR, SENATOR CONNIE M. LEYVA

Feb 14, 2018

SACRAMENTO – New allegations made today in a Capitol press conference regarding work place misconduct by Assemblymember Cristina Garcia are deeply troubling.  These allegations must be taken seriously and should immediately be included as part of the investigation initiated by the Assembly Rules Committee.

EGGMAN INSTALLED AS ACTING-INTERIM CHAIR OF THE CALIFORNIA LEGISLATIVE WOMEN'S CAUCUS

Feb 14, 2018

SACRAMENTO – Today, the California Legislative Women’s Caucus elected Assemblymember Susan Talamantes Eggman (D-Stockton) as its Acting-Interim Chair. Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino) will continue serving as Vice Chair of the Caucus.

“I am humbled that my colleagues have placed their faith and trust in me to lead the Caucus during these challenging times and I look forward to working closely with Vice Chair Senator Leyva and the rest of my colleagues in the Caucus as we work to promote the well-being of women, children and families in California,” said Eggman.

WOMEN'S CAUCUS RELEASES STATEMENT ON SEXUAL HARASSMENT DOCUMENT RELEASE

Feb 02, 2018

SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens), Chair of the Legislative Women’s Caucus and Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino), Vice Chair of the Legislative Women’s Caucus released the following statement regarding the legislative release of sexual harassment documents:

WOMEN'S CAUCUS RELEASES STATEMENT ON GOVERNOR'S PROPOSED BUDGET

Jan 10, 2018

SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens), Chair of the Legislative Women’s Caucus and Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino), Vice Chair of the Legislative Women’s Caucus released the following statement regarding Governor Brown’s proposed budget:

California Legislative Leaders Announce Bicameral, Bipartisan Approach on Sexual Harassment Prevention

Jan 03, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 3, 2018

 

California Legislative Leaders Announce Bicameral, Bipartisan Approach on Sexual Harassment Prevention

 

WOMEN’S CAUCUS RELEASES STATEMENT REGARDING SENATE SEXUAL HARRASMENT PLAN

Dec 14, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens), Chair of the Legislative Women’s Caucus and Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino), Vice Chair of the Legislative Women’s Caucus release the following statement regarding today’s Senate sexual harassment plan announcement:

WOMEN’S CAUCUS RELEASES STATEMENT REGARDING ASSEMBLYMAN DABABNEH ALLEGATIONS

Dec 04, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens, chair of the Legislative Women’s Caucus) and Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino, Vice Chair of the Legislative Women’s Caucus) released the following statement regarding today’s sexual assault allegations against Assemblyman Dababneh:

“As members of the Legislative Women’s Caucus, we are very disturbed by allegations against Assemblymember Matt Dababneh and take them seriously.”

Women’s Caucus Releases Statement on Additional Bocanegra Harassment Allegations

Nov 20, 2017

SACRAMENTO – The Legislative Women’s Caucus has issued the following statement regarding the additional harassment allegations by Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra:

Women’s Caucus Releases Capitol Culture Change Goals and Plan

Nov 16, 2017

SACRAMENTO – The Legislative Women’s Caucus has issued the following statement regarding a plan and goals to address sexual assault, harassment and retaliation in the Capitol community:

WOMEN'S CAUCUS LEADERSHIP CONDEMNS SEXUAL ASSAULT IN THE CAPITOL COMMUNITY

Oct 27, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens), Chair of the Legislative Women’s Caucus and Senator Connie M. Leyva (D-Chino), Vice Chair of the Legislative Women’s Caucus release the following statement condemning sexual assault in the Capitol community: