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Bill Ok’d in Committee to Eliminate Taxes for Diapers

May 20, 2015 (SACRAMENTO) The bill authored by Assembly Member Lorena Gonzalez (D-80) to eliminate taxes for diapers passed the Committee on Revenue and Taxation on a 9-0 vote. 276 more words


Assemblywoman Gonzalez Bill Would Protect Homeowners Who Use Synthetic Turf

May 13, 2015 (SACRAMENTO) California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego)’s Assembly Bill 349, giving homeowners governed by homeowner associations (HOAs) the option to modify their landscape using synthetic turf to lower their water usage, was approved by the Assembly Housing Committee on a 7-0 vote. 261 more words


Two Gonzalez’s Bills Move Forward

May 12, 2015 (SACRAMENTO) The California Assembly passed AB 202 on a 52-21 vote, which will protect cheerleaders and force teams to treat them as employees. 333 more words


Bill in the Assembly Eliminates Worker Compensation Bias for Women


May 11, 2015 (SACRAMENTO)  A bill by California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) to eliminate practices in California’s workers’ compensation system that penalize women was approved today by the full California Assembly on a 57-18 vote. 275 more words


Grilli is day-to-day

Jason Grilli is dealing with back spasms and is considered day-to-day. Grilli hasn’t pitched since May 6 against the Phillies, but manager Fredi Gonzalez said “He is getting better.” As far as a timetable, there is nothing specific – just day-to-day is all that’s being said at this point. 91 more words

Gonzalez's Bill Protects Grocery Workers

May 7, 2015 (SACRAMENTO)

A bill by California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) to protect grocery workers from being fired because of changes in store ownership was approved today by the Assembly Labor and Employment on a vote of 5-2. 245 more words