Press Releases

Legislators urge for focus on fuel cell electric vehicles

November 10, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Today, Senator Bob Archuleta (D-Pico Rivera), along with colleagues in both the State Senate and Assembly, submitted a formal letter to Governor Gavin Newsom applauding his efforts for enacting Executive Order N-79-20, which requires all in-state sales of new passenger cars and trucks be zero-emission by 2035, and heavy-duty vehicles by 2045. In particular, the letter highlights and applauds a critical element of the Executive Order; that it remains neutral on what technologies will be used to achieve this goal.

Senator Bob Archuleta Year in Review

October 12, 2020

Senator Bob Archuleta Year in Review

2020 has proven to be a very challenging year. COVID-19 has affected almost every aspect of our daily lives. From our physical and mental health to our financial and educational opportunities, and just when we thought it could not get any worse, wildfires, boosted by climate change, have ravaged our State and polluted our air. However, if 2020 has taught us anything it is to be thankful for what we do have and to not take anything for granted.

Enhancing Protections for Immigrant Communities

October 10, 2020

Enhancing Protections for Immigrant Communities

California State Senator Bob Archuleta (D-Pico Rivera) released the following statement:

Governor Newsom has signed into law Senator Archuleta’s Senate Bill 905, the Background Check Security Act. SB 905 has been highlighted amongst other pieces of legislation that continue California’s landmark leadership in the protection and inclusion of immigrant communities. Senator Archuleta is proud to contribute to this leadership and thanks the Governor for recognizing the importance of making all communities to feel safe.

Senator Archuleta’s Zero Emission Transportation Infrastructure

October 7, 2020

SACRAMENTO – California State Senator Bob Archuleta (D-Pico Rivera) released the following statement:

Senator Bob Archuleta was included amongst the state’s top leaders on climate action when his legislation – Senate Bill 895 – was signed in to law as a part of Governor Newsom’s strategy to “Strengthen California’s Climate Leadership.”

Since elected in 2018, Senator Archuleta has been a key advocate in the Legislature for reduction of diesel emissions and greenhouses gases in the Golden State, specifically in his district, where emissions remain a serious health issue.”

Banning Military Style Uniforms from State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies

October 7, 2020

SACRAMENTO – California State Senator Bob Archuleta (D-Pico Rivera) released the following statement:

Governor Newsom has signed into law Senator Archuleta’s Senate Bill 480, the prohibiting law enforcement agencies from authorizing their employees from wearing uniforms that are camouflage or substantially similar to those of the United States Armed Forces. “Our police are not a military force,” said Senator Archuleta. “And it should not be made deliberately difficult for a member of the public to distinguish between the two.”

Protecting Children and Providing Support for Military Families

October 7, 2020

SACRAMENTO – California State Senator Bob Archuleta (D-Pico Rivera) released the following statement:

This week, Governor Newsom has signed into law Senator Archuleta’s Senate Bill 907, expanding upon California’s proud history of protecting children and providing support for military families.

Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise Penalties

October 7, 2020

Governor Signs Senate Bill 588 – Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise Penalties

August 13, 2020

The federal government has moved the deadline to complete and return the 2020 Census to Sept. 30, 2020.

While you and your families are staying safer at home, please complete the 2020 Census online, by phone or return the paper form mailed to your home earlier this year.

It takes only minutes complete, and the information you provide stays confidential.

Leadership and Efforts on Behalf of California’s Veterans

February 20, 2020

Sacramento CA - The California State Commanders Veterans Council (CSCVC) is honored to announce that Senator Bob Archuleta (D-Pico Rivera) has been selected as the recipient of the Council’s 2019 Legislator of the Year Award. 

The CSCVC Legislator of the Year Award is given in recognition for leadership and efforts on behalf of California’s veterans, active duty military, reserves, and the California National Guard.

Senator Archuleta was presented with the award during the CSCVC’s Day at the Capitol event on February 21, 2020.

Kim Family Celebrates 30 Years in the City of Commerce

January 22, 2020

Senator Bob Archuleta Recognizes Kim Family for Its 30 Years in Commerce and Its Service in the Armed Forces

January 15, 2020

COMMERCE – The Kim Family has been a part of commemorating the triumphs and special occasions of those living in the city of Commerce for 30 years.  The House of Winners Inc. – a one-stop, custom plaque and trophy shop – has samples of sports, political and personal accomplishments lining its walls and shelves.