Hate Crimes Escalate

Anti-Asian hate crimes more than doubled in California in 2020, according to a report from the state attorney general, underscoring fears among Asian Americans about being targeted during the coronavirus pandemic.

Overall, hate crimes reported to law enforcement rose 31% in the state last year, with attacks against Asians up by 107%, according to the report released Wednesday.

Statement on the Passage of the State’s Budget

I voted to pass the nearly $270 billion dollar California state budget. This budget provides essential funding to help our state rebound from the pandemic and maintain a rainy-day fund for future needs.

Statement On The Shooting Near USC/Exposition Park

A series of tragic shootings occurred near USC/Exposition Park by a lone gunman that ended with three individuals shot – two of whom died from their wounds. The gunman was chased and was eventually killed by police officers in a shoot out on the 91 freeway.

Declaración Sobre El Tiroteo Cerca De USC /Exposition Park

Una serie de tiroteos trágicos ocurrieron cerca de USC / Exposition Park por un tirador que terminó con tres personas baleadas, dos de las cuales murieron a causa de sus heridas. El pistolero fue perseguido y finalmente fue asesinado por agentes de policía en un tiroteo en la autopista 91.

Statement On Recent Arrest Of Huntington Park City Staff

Allegations of corruption and a self-serving political environment in Huntington Park have plagued the city for years.

Now city residents must content with the arrest of a financial administrator for data breach and ID theft in addition to the entire finance department being dismissed and escorted from city hall by police officers.

Declaración Sobre El Arresto Reciente De Los Empleados De La Ciudad De Huntington Park

Las acusaciones de corrupción política en Huntington Park han plagado a la ciudad durante años.

Ahora los residentes de la ciudad deben lidiar con el arresto de un Administrador Financiero por violación de datos y robo de identidad, además de que todo el Departamento de Finanzas sea despedido y escoltado fuera de la estación de la ciudad por agentes de policía.