Press Releases

January 04, 2011

Sacramento – Assemblymember Holly J. Mitchell (D-Los Angeles) was pleased to attend the swearing-in of Kamala Harris as California's newly elected Attorney General on January 3rd.

I was proud to stand as a fellow daughter of this great state to bear witness to history – an African American women assuming statewide office. Attorney General Kamala Harris' remarks about the concepts of justice, equity and fairness reflect how critical these issues continue to be for the African American community.

December 16, 2010

Sacramento – Assemblymember Holly J. Mitchell (D-Los Angeles) was appointed as the new chair of the Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services by Speaker John Perez of the California State Assembly.

December 06, 2010

Vows to make job creation, education, services top priorities in office

(SACRAMENTO)— Holly Mitchell (D-Los Angeles) today was sworn in as the Assemblymember for the 47th District, a seat previously held by former Speaker Karen Bass, that includes the Los Angeles communities of Culver City, West Los Angeles, the Crenshaw District, Westwood, Leimert Park, Little Ethiopia and portions of Koreatown, the Fairfax District and South Los Angeles. The ceremony was held on the Assembly Floor at the State Capitol at noon.