Press Release

Thursday, June 14, 2018

(Sacramento) – Assemblymember Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles) joined his fellow Assembly Democrats in approving the 2018-2019 state budget. The on time, balanced budget is good news for California, says Assemblymember Santiago. “We’re prioritizing education. We’re combatting homelessness. And, we’re helping those who are most vulnerable in our communities.” Here’s more in this Assembly Access video.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Supplemental funding included in budget bill will clean area parkways and continue accountability efforts

(Sacramento) – Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood) and Assemblymembers Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles) and Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles) who represent the areas impacted by Exide, announced today that the State Legislature is poised to approve new funding this afternoon for the improved cleanup of the residential areas around the former-Exide battery recycling plant.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

On this special episode of Look West, the State Capitol celebrates Father's Day 2018! Five fathers; Assemblymembers Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles), Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento), Jim Cooper (D-Sacramento), Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin (D-San Mateo) and Majority Leader Ian Calderon (D-Whittier) share some unique, personal experiences about their journey into Fatherhood. They each talk about when they first found out they're going to be a Dad, who were some of their influences growing up, family-oriented legislation, and even some funny stories about their kids. Listen now!

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Assembly Bill 686 Bucks Trump Administration on Fair Housing Regulation Suspension

(Sacramento, CA) – Assemblymember Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles), a host of co-authors, and housing advocates across California are applauding progress of a long-fought fair housing measure in the State Senate. Assembly Bill 686 was approved this afternoon in the Senate Transportation and Housing Committee by a vote of 11-1.

Monday, June 11, 2018

(Los Angeles) -Dozens of families, local, and state officials joined Assemblymember Miguel Santiago (D-Los Angeles) on the steps of Los Angeles City Hall to protest the federal government’s policy of separating families as they cross the border into the United States. “What the Trump Administration is doing is inconceivable and we denounce the practice of separating children from their parents at the US border,” Assemblymember Santiago told the crowd.

Thursday, June 7, 2018
Asm. Santiago & Asm. Carrillo
Activist holding a sign
Kids holding signs
Kids holding signs
Asm. Santiago speaks with reporter
Asm. Santiago hugs constituent
Asm. Santiago addresses audience
Asm. Santiago addresses audience

Rally against border separation activity by federal agencies and for additional legal services funding at the state-level to combat these actions.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

By Miguel Santiago y David Flaks - La Opinion

Vivimos en un mundo de cambios, con rápidos avances que van desde automóviles autónomos hasta inteligencia artificial. Como miembro de la Asamblea que respresenta al centro de Los Ángeles y como el líder de la Corporación de Desarrollo Económico de Los Ángeles, estamos orgullosos de vivir y trabajar en esta gran ciudad, la cual siempre ha sido un centro de innovación y hoy aloja un amplio y creciente sector tecnológico. Sabemos también que necesitamos inversiones hoy, para preparar a los estudiantes para el mundo de mañana.