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California Assembly Speaker. Proud to represent the 63rd Assembly District & Southeast L.A. County.

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Joined Twitter 2/20/13


Congratulations @chpcommissioner on a very well-earned retirement! California is better off thanks to your many yea… https://t.co/pu5HLJ8qz5Tomorrow: @CaliforniaDTSC is holding a community meeting to discuss the Exide bankruptcy decision and possible next… https://t.co/1vZn2uVDJD
10/21
2020
I'm really proud of my sister Liz for sharing her medical story with @HuffPost. It's a deeply personal story, but… https://t.co/1soIpJHdCOGreat to help local pets & their owners during our Pet Wellness Day on Saturday in @cityofmaywood. We gave away wel… https://t.co/MZrRu7U2RM
10/19
2020
DTSC must have strong oversight, and financial assurances to ensure corporations will clean up the messes they make… https://t.co/LTowXkII5bCA will appeal this. But more needs to be done because Exide should have never happened in the first place. Exi… https://t.co/PRHbLd5gyRToday the federal bankruptcy court let Exide off the hook on the cleanup of the facility in Vernon. A judge decide… https://t.co/Y1Zph6ku2P
10/16
2020
On the last day of #latinoheritagemonth, I urge SELA to make our voices count on the 2020 Census. SELA & the Latino… https://t.co/F3HDg2lek5This is it. Today is the day. Our hospitals, roads, and schools are counting on us to be counted in the #2020Censushttps://t.co/695OyftQ6g
10/15
2020
Growing up, I came to appreciate the art I saw all around me as an expression of the culture and community that nur… https://t.co/fbksjlH9uZWe are almost out of time to fill out the #2020Census. The deadline is tomorrow, October 15. Our community depend… https://t.co/E6mXqhybwp
10/14
2020
#LatinoHeritageMonth fact: Roberto Clemente paved the way for Latinos in Major League Baseball as the first Latin A… https://t.co/YLHDV1czsw
Retweeted by Anthony RendonTomorrow: there will be a free flu clinic at the Angelo M. Iacoboni Library in @LakewoodCA, no health insurance nee… https://t.co/rLLFpZtg7eThe Latinos I represent have it harder than I did. I came from a working class community, but tuition was a few hun… https://t.co/2q8rrapqA0#latinoheritagemonth fact: Rita Moreno is a pioneering Puerto Rican actress, singer & dancer who‘s one of few artis… https://t.co/dIUuQHYbI7
Retweeted by Anthony RendonHow do you define your culture? It’s a complex question. Last week, I spoke with artists about intersectionality, a… https://t.co/TTUKhMTMuJ
10/13
2020
Big news- @TheJusticeDept and @EPA are holding a virtual public hearing on the proposed Exide settlement. This is o… https://t.co/NBtqG17ZHD
10/11
2020
The Legislature, led by @AsmGarcia, put together a solid proposal in AB 995 to improve financial assurances & permu… https://t.co/lgdULWeZLM
10/10
2020
#latinoheritagemonth fact: Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz was a Mexican feminist writer, philosopher, composer & poet in… https://t.co/EuS1JYuFIZ
Retweeted by Anthony RendonWhat does being Latinx mean to you? Many of us identify with different terms like Latina/Latino or Chicano/Chicana.… https://t.co/fVy4lxppwX
10/8
2020
#latinoheritagemonth fact: Sonia Sotomayor became the first Latina U.S. Supreme Court Justice in 2009 https://t.co/BaOsLyVaTk
Retweeted by Anthony RendonLatina trailblazers like Dolores Huerta continue to show us our potential. Thank you to the leaders, teachers, and… https://t.co/OxihizYhZw
10/7
2020
I always wanted to help disadvantaged Latinos in my community, so I worked in nonprofits. Most of my clients were L… https://t.co/Q8LdWepJvm @toniatkins I’m so sad to hear this news. Annie and I are thinking of you and your family.Today my colleagues and I are demanding @thejusticedept hold Exide accountable for decades of toxic environmental d… https://t.co/tkGWu7SG6Q#latinoheritagemonth fact: Rigoberta Menchú Tum is an activist from Guatemala who has dedicated her life to improvi… https://t.co/Cz3AA8GxRk
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10/6
2020
Our community has a long history of activism in California from the labor movement to the Chicano Civil Rights Move… https://t.co/QxVvefmnjAI am also calling on @CaliforniaDTSC to take action to strengthen their financial assurance policies, so that other… https://t.co/4vkhBJYWhW.@thejusticedepartment and @epa are taking public comment on this plan- but that period ends tomorrow, October 6.… https://t.co/0ZcRVBWDO6We cannot allow this corporate polluter to get off scot-free for its crimes. We cannot allow our children to be… https://t.co/YdbrNxafTjI am infuriated by Exide's proposed bankruptcy settlement. For decades, SELA was poisoned by the toxic emissions f… https://t.co/1Kn2WxFEjfHelp support our local business, and grab a delicious cup of coffee while you're at it. On Wednesday, head to… https://t.co/eAuFNEGD8PProud to stand with my fellow Assemblymembers today. There must be peace for the Armenian people. https://t.co/2b7b6H5Ond
10/5
2020
#latinoheritagemonth fact: Gabriela Mistral was a Chilean poet & educator who became the 1st Latin American author… https://t.co/INfiJpZDNh
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10/3
2020
I'm a Dodgers fan. They were among the first major baseball teams to really involve the Latino community. I’m commi… https://t.co/bPithhfkCm
10/2
2020
#latinoheritagemonth fact: María Elena Moyano was an Afro-Peruvian activist & feminist who established social servi… https://t.co/os0Qrwko81
Retweeted by Anthony RendonThe Atlantic Farms Bridge Housing Community is a fantastic project for our community. Providing services onsite at… https://t.co/OetzRYlnTYI’m inspired to see young Latinos getting involved in civics and community. We’re all better off with diversity in… https://t.co/pfx6cGy32CLet's do everything we can to conserve energy today. #FlexAlert https://t.co/jqCXlWjJ2IWe are disappointed by @GavinNewsom’s decision to veto #AB995. This brings an end to a year-long effort to reform… https://t.co/iKH2Zdv8SV
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10/1
2020
Today we’re celebrating, but we are not done. Our road to complete police reform is long, but we’re on the way. I k… https://t.co/WcF2Ev4xzfThank you to authors @asmmikegipson, @asmkevinmccarty, and every coauthor for your leadership. Making bold change… https://t.co/0UPjx1kU3WToday, @cagovernor has signed critical Assembly bills into law, which will: ✅ Ban the use of chokeholds by law enf… https://t.co/xNT0gfyECyI’m so proud the Assembly is on the forefront of fighting for police reform in California.   The Assembly will not… https://t.co/NsJPllvf3gMany of these bills are long overdue. We have much more work to do- but I’m proud of the accomplishments we made th… https://t.co/Ym5ZTFoQfaThank you to @AsmShirleyWeber, @Ash_Kalra, @ChrisHoldenNews, the @CABlackCaucus, and many other Members for your wo… https://t.co/lD67kMahAzThese laws will: ✅ Create a task force to study & develop reparation proposals ✅ Helps end discrimination in court… https://t.co/ffxU9bLj4vRacial justice is one of the most pressing issues facing our state. The Assembly is committed to creating a bette… https://t.co/GF99jONwYELatino cultures often get grouped together, but you can see the diversity in Latino businesses, art & food in LA. I… https://t.co/Jsta8xQKqq
9/30
2020
This loss of human life in Armenia is devastating. I stand with those who call for a ceasefire and peace between Ar… https://t.co/J4RPgIOQacMany Latino kids where I grew up didn't see office jobs as realistic. One day a light went on when I saw my peers g… https://t.co/dCw7BE9BgILatino Business Spotlight ☕️ “We opened with a shared mission to cultivate community” - Celina Lopez, owner of Cru… https://t.co/NOFpYMqbIP
9/29
2020
Meet Felicitas “La Prieta” Méndez, who filed a class-action lawsuit against school districts that claimed that her… https://t.co/Kro6zn7AcX
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9/28
2020
This is an important step in redirecting prison funds towards schools, healthcare and other critical services. Than… https://t.co/1VwZ3HaceA
9/27
2020
Meet Sylvia Rivera, a Venezuelan-Puerto Rican trans activist known for putting the 'T' in LGBTQ #latinoheritagemonth https://t.co/XqIEuSVQIC
Retweeted by Anthony RendonThere are lots of Latinos in punk music. It was huge in East LA & Southeast LA when I was young. It doesn’t demand… https://t.co/UN9PUwxLBc
9/25
2020
Meet Ralph Lazo, who voluntarily stayed in a WWII internment camp in solidarity of his Japanese neighbors. His acti… https://t.co/lozssN8AKT
Retweeted by Anthony RendonFlu season is coming! Get your flu vaccine early to avoid the risk of contracting #COVID19 and the flu at the same… https://t.co/3lkLGBHrsF
Retweeted by Anthony RendonI'm a person who loves the arts and the way they manifest in popular culture. Not Hollywood popular culture, but th… https://t.co/oEVIcVisy6With wildfires raging across the state and climate change ever-present, Californians are proud champions of environ… https://t.co/Heq9Lmc71MThis #LatinoHeritageMonth, we must remember the Latinos on the frontlines of the pandemic. From farmworkers to heal… https://t.co/uUuRcW7XZX
9/24
2020
We need to make sure these steps benefit our communities economically as well.The Assembly looks forward to working with him to pass legislation to make this bold step land solidly. At the same… https://t.co/l1KnhUCcvwGovernor Newsom's action may be a surprise to some, but I see it as a continuation of what California has been doin… https://t.co/k8UCQOCf6JMy grandparents came from different places in Mexico, but they all ended up here in California. That's Latino cultu… https://t.co/uHjueQY31gThank you @Rendon63rd for recognizing the importance of bus drivers and essential workers and for your leadership o… https://t.co/wgizK6GRS9
Retweeted by Anthony RendonDr. Castro is also a champion of bold action to address social and economic inequities. I am excited for the future of the CSU systemI am delighted that Dr. Joe Castro will be leading @calstate. He is a native Californian who understands where our… https://t.co/Vc3P7kTO0O
9/23
2020
Mexican muralists offer us a lesson that isn’t just about art. Murals all over Mexico create a collective identity.… https://t.co/fo8pRDycfRThank you to grocery store workers, bus drivers & all essential workers. To ensure that these workers receive prote… https://t.co/T3RMpTJE6fLatino Business Spotlight🍪 “I opened Milk+Cookies because I wanted to provide a place that makes people happy & gi… https://t.co/m3T35N5JUH
9/22
2020
While California has made significant strides in police reform, there’s still much work to do ensuring equality and… https://t.co/p2ovdo1npWToday, I announced the establishment of the Assembly Select Committee on Police Reform https://t.co/wDp9rJcfhlCalifornia is home to the largest Armenian population in America. On Armenian Independence Day, it’s important to h… https://t.co/GYQON2fESi
9/21
2020
I stand in solidarity with the Armenian-American community in condemning the act of hate that left irreparable dama… https://t.co/eohHTtOa2S"As Women’s Caucus leaders, we are devastated by the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Serving… https://t.co/GWxcH3j5Kr
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9/19
2020
This is a devastating loss for our country. Ruth Bader-Ginsberg was a visionary leader on the Supreme Court, and a… https://t.co/EVeD03NraC#LatinoHeritageMonth Fact: LA was founded by a group of settlers known as "Los Pobladores", who named their home El… https://t.co/UgUKsiv2tLEvery Californian has value, and contributes to the greatness of our state. This expansion of the EITC will make su… https://t.co/4SESgZw8hzThis could not have happened without every advocate and advocacy group who fought for this bill for years. Thank yo… https://t.co/xtmGiT12baThank you to every legislator who advocated fiercely for this- @asmphilting, @AsmReyes47, @drArambulaAD31,… https://t.co/iMVQSAHVqaThis is a huge victory for hundreds of thousands of Californians. Expanding the #CalEITC will help lift families ou… https://t.co/Ql8BGZyCnD
9/18
2020
Thank you @AsmReyes47 for your efforts on this important issue. We need to do everything we can to ensure Californi… https://t.co/ZVOleYfxHTCongratulations Tanya on this award from @NCSLorg! Your work in the Assembly Education Committee is crucial, and… https://t.co/980vDA28KB#LatinoHistoryMonth fact: Sept 15-Oct 15 was chosen for Latino Heritage Month because it corresponds with the Indep… https://t.co/HkvQFQBq0h
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9/17
2020
Happy Mexican Independence Day🇲🇽! Today, we celebrate Mexico gaining independence after a long and hard-fought revo… https://t.co/JP5gHL5wp6Today kicks off Latino Heritage Month. I’m proud to represent communities in southeast LA, part of the largest Lati… https://t.co/6HvT1t4PWv
9/16
2020
My thoughts are with these deputies and their families after this terrible attack. I hope they both make a swift re… https://t.co/PKF7waTQZn
9/13
2020
I’m pleased to appoint Assemblymember @QuirkSilva65th as Chair of the Assembly Arts, Entertainment, Sports, Tourism… https://t.co/DomdinbqIOIn his time in the Assembly, @AsmRobertRivas has proven himself to be a thoughtful, experienced and committed leade… https://t.co/8t9g0yEaWpCalifornia’s inmate firefighters who are risking their lives deserve more opportunities for advancement. Thank you… https://t.co/mLaXbZ13U8
9/11
2020
Small businesses are the heart of California’s economy. I’m proud of all the work we did this year to support them. https://t.co/xfd0L7A3iHOur first September Virtual Community Coffee event is happening tomorrow. Slots are already filled for this month,… https://t.co/3gYGPboj0a
9/10
2020
Thank you to every person who turned lights off and thermostats up during the #LaborDay2020 heatwave. Reducing the… https://t.co/dJFsf488Af
9/9
2020
On this #LaborDay, thank you to every union worker who fought for the rights and benefits we deserve. Special thank… https://t.co/TZogRePeJE
9/7
2020
Enough. I take full responsibility for what happened with @BuffyWicks. @gilduran76 I'm fair game. My staff is not.… https://t.co/YJYqn16rMp
9/6
2020
I’m proud to be an #LGBTQ champion in the Assembly! We must keep pushing for equal rights for all Californians.… https://t.co/pR4YggJwgzI’m proud to support California’s essential healthcare workers! https://t.co/HUaJBOxwOA
9/3
2020
I want to make a full apology to @asmbuffywicks. My intention was never to be inconsiderate toward her, her role… https://t.co/cqzajmslR6
9/2
2020
ICYMI: Last night, the Capitol was lit in purple & gold in honor of the 100th anniversary of the #19thAmendmenthttps://t.co/hvDU4W5j9k
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8/27
2020

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