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Assemblymember Liz Ortega (D-San Leandro) Presents Resolution Commemorating Women in Construction Week

Resolution to Shed Light on the Need for More Women Workers in the Construction Industry

SACRAMENTO – Today, Assemblymember Liz Ortega (D-San Leandro) presented Assembly Concurrent Resolution (ACR) 24 proclaiming the week of March 5, 2023, through March 11, 2023, as Women in Construction Week. The Member also honored two tradeswomen from UA Local 288 who visited the Capitol to show support for the measure.

Assemblymember Liz Ortega Announces Committee Assignments

SACRAMENTO, CA – Following the announcement of the 2023-24 Assembly Standing Committee assignments, Assemblymember Liz Ortega (D-Hayward) released the following statement:

“I am grateful and excited to have been appointed to the Assembly Rules Committee, as well as the Committees on Higher Education, Insurance, Labor, and Public Safety,” said Assemblymember Liz Ortega.

Liz Ortega Sworn in to Represent Assembly District 20

SACRAMENTO, CA – Liz Ortega was sworn in as the Assemblymember for District 20 today in the State Capitol. The newly elected Assemblymember will represent one of the most ethnically diverse districts in the state. It includes Hayward, San Leandro, most of Union City, portions of Dublin and Pleasanton, and several unincorporated communities."