Welcome

Welcome to my legislative website. It is continuously updated so that you can stay informed about my activities as the Senator for the 32nd Senate District.

It is an honor to have this opportunity to serve my community. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any comments, questions or concerns that you may have with the district—or with your state government.

I hope that you find this website informative and that you return regularly to see what is happening in our community

Tony Mendoza 
Representing the 32nd District


February 26, 2015

Sacramento – Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia) and State Board of Equalization Chairman Jerome E. Horton will host a free income tax preparation and family resource fair tomorrow from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Rio Hondo College Business Building located at 3600 Workman Mill Road, Whittier.

Will Help Prevent Corruption in Government Contracting

February 23, 2015

Sacramento –Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia) introduced SB 330 today to restore public trust and accountability in government by strengthening California’s conflict of interest laws. The bill would define what family relationships would constitute a financial conflict interest for a public official in voting on public contracts before any governmental body, board or commission of which that public officer is a member.

February 18, 2015

Sacramento – Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia) and Board of Equalization Member Jerome Horton will host a free income tax preparation and family resource fair on Friday, February 27th, 2015 from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Rio Hondo College Business Building located at 3600 Workman Mill Road, Whittier.

Keeps Schools & Neighborhoods Safe & Drug Free

February 12, 2015

Sacramento-In an effort to crack down on the manufacturing and sale of illicit drugs near schools, Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia) a former elementary school teacher, introduced SB 212 today, which strengthens the punishment for drug trafficking and manufacturing near schools. The bill would expand the Juvenile Drug Trafficking & School Yard Act of 1988 to include private property. The Act is intended to protect children when drug crimes take place near schools.

February 4, 2015

Sacramento-To celebrate Women’s History in March, Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia) seeks nominations of women who are making a difference in their communities for his 2015 Woman of the Year for the 32nd Senate District. Nominations are needed in the following categories: business, community service, education, government, health, labor and non-profits.

SCR 3 by Senator Tony Mendoza Declares January 26t h India Republic Day 2015

January 26, 2015

Sacramento-For the first time in California history, the State Senate and State Assembly adopted Senate Concurrent Resolution 3 by Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia) declaring  January 26th as “India Republic Day” and recognizing the contributions of the Asian Indian American community to California. A special ceremony was held on the Senate floor following the vote, featuring the Republic of India Consul General and Asian Indian American dignitaries from throughout the state.

SCR 3 by Senator Tony Mendoza Declares January 26th India Republic Day 2015

January 22, 2015

Sacramento –The California Senate will honor the contributions of the state’s Asian Indian American community on Monday, January 26, 2015 at 2 p.m. at a special ceremony in the Senate Chambers. A reception featuring the Republic of India Consul General, honored guests and dignitaries will be held at 1:00 p.m. preceding the ceremony in Room 211of the State Capitol.

January 9, 2015

Sacramento - Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia), Chair of the Senate Labor & Industrial Relations Committee, issued the following statement regarding Governor Jerry Brown’s proposed 2015-16 state budget today:

“The governor’s budget proposal maintains a prudent and responsible approach to state spending. It includes increased funding for education, public safety and implementing healthcare reform while paying down the state’s debt and funding the rainy day fund.

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