Legislative Advocacy Updates

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News from California Legislative Women’s Caucus: This afternoon, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia recognized Indio resident, Lily Choate as the 56th Assembly District’s 2017 Woman of the Year. Mrs. Choate was selected for her lifelong commitment to community service, over three decades dedicated to early childhood education and for her above and beyond efforts to provide extracurricular […]Read More

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News from Sacramento: Sacramento, CA — Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D- Coachella), Chair of the State Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee, urges the local agricultural industry to apply for State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program (SWEEP) grants. Due to continued technical problems, the SWEEP grant deadline has been re-extended to Monday, March 20, 2017 at 11:00 […]Read More

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The Greater Coachella Valley Chamber of Commerce was proud to recently support the California Desert Arts Council (CDAC) in their efforts to gain cultural district designation for our region from the state of California. The following is a letter of support drafted on their behalf. RE: Letter of Support From: Greater Coachella Valley Chamber of […]Read More

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News from CalChamber: The California Chamber of Commerce has identified a sixth job killer bill that opens new avenues for shakedown lawsuits related to environmental laws. SB 49 (de León; D-Los Angeles) is an overbroad bill that includes a private right of action for environmental laws similar to the Private Attorneys General Act provisions that […]Read More

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Sacramento, CA – Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) joins Majority Leader Ian Calderon (D-Whittier) to introduce Assembly Bill 1127, requiring baby diaper changing stations be installed in men’s and women’s restrooms in restaurants, department stores and other frequently visited public buildings and businesses in California. AB 1127 will obligate buildings owned by a state or local […]Read More

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News from Sacramento Sacramento, CA:  Today, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) was named The California Park and Recreation Society’s (CPRS) “Legislator of the Year.” CPRS is an extensive statewide membership coalition dedicated to park and recreation networking and advocacy. The award was presented this morning, at the CPRS’s Annual Parks and Recreation Conference and Expo. Longtime […]Read More