Press Releases

March 03, 2017

Capitol convening Wednesday launches first ‘inequality’ discussion of the year

SACRAMENTO – Implicit bias and its impact on women and the work place and in life will be highlighted Wednesday when Sen. Holly J. Mitchell convenes researchers, impacted individuals and social-change makers to study gender inequality.

The convening is jointly hosted by the Senate Select Committee on Women and Inequality and the California Commission on the Status of Women and Girls.

March 01, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                            

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Contact:
Ray Sotero at 916 651-4030 office;
(916) 717-0513 cell; or Ray.sotero@sen.ca.gov

Reaction follows POTUS speech to Congress

February 23, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                              
Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017

Contact:
Ray Sotero at 916 651-4030 office;
(916) 717-0513 cell; or Ray.sotero@sen.ca.gov         

SACRAMENTO – Sen. Holly Mitchell, D-Los Angeles, announced today the hiring of Ray Sotero, a longtime Sacramento-area journalist who has served as communications director for four lawmakers.

February 22, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                              
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017

Contact:
Ray Sotero at 916 651-4030 office;
(916) 717-0513 cell; or Ray.sotero@sen.ca.gov                                                         

                                                                                                                                                                        

January 16, 2017
 
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 16, 2017
Contact: Charles Stewart
213/745-6656 office 310/251-4567 cell
 
Honoring MLK’s Memory by Offering Free Services to Children in South LA

Dozens of families get vision exams and eyeglasses after MLK Parade
 
December 21, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

December 21, 2016

CONTACT: Myriam.Valdez@sen.ca.gov 916-651-4030 (Capitol office) / 661-801-3180 (cell)

       Charles.Stewart@sen.ca.gov 213-745-6656 (District Office)

 

MAKING HISTORY, MITCHELL NAMED CHAIR OF THE CALIFORNIA STATE SENATE BUDGET COMMITTEE

November 11, 2016

 

 

Thank you Veterans for YOUR Service!!!!!

 

October 17, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 17, 2016
Contact: Charles Stewart
(213)745-6656

In Less Than 6 Years 54th Holly J. Mitchell Bill Becomes Law

Helps families with healthcare, childcare, services, education, opportunity and criminal justice  

September 30, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  
Contact:  Charles Stewart  213-745-6656  310-251-4567

  Bill to Reduce Permanent Property Seizures by Law Enforcement Signed into Law

Seized assets valued less than $40,000, must be returend unless owner convicted

September 30, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACTCharles.Stewart@sen.ca.gov 213-745-6656 (District Office)

Myriam.Valdez@sen.ca.gov 916-651-4030 (Capitol office) / 661-801-3180 (cell)

 Governor Brown Signs Bill Making California a “Housing First” State