Senator Tony Mendoza Honors the Life of Paul Lee

April 13, 2017

CERRITOS – Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia) hosted a commemoration for Hun Joon “Paul” Lee. Paul Lee was the inspiration for the Paul Lee School Bus Safety Law, which requires safety measures for all school buses in the state of California.

Senator Mendoza met with Paul’s family and presented them with a framed copy of the Law. The family and the Senator spoke on several issues and shared memories of Paul.

The Lee family has shown enormous strength and courage through this process,” Senator Mendoza said. “My thoughts are with you every day and you have my profound condolences.

Senator Tony Mendoza, a Los Angeles native and former elementary school teacher in East Los Angeles, represents the 32nd Senate District encompassing portions of Los Angeles and Orange Counties. For more information about Senator Mendoza visit his website or follow him on Facebook and Twitter.

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