Press Releases

Monday, July 16, 2018

The Office of Assemblymember Miguel Santiago will be conducting a free seminar to educate seniors, family members, and concerned residents about scams, particularly scams targeting seniors. Attendees will be provided valuable tips, informational materials, and resources. 

WHAT:

Assemblymember Santiago (D-Los Angeles) to announce a free Senior Scam Stopper seminar to educate seniors and concerned residents about scams targeting seniors.

WHO:

Attendees to include:

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Proposal includes key original provisions from Senate Bill 822 including banning access fees, maintaining net neutrality at point of interconnection, prohibiting discriminatory and anti-competitive zero-rating products, and joining Senate Bill 460 to protect state contracting

Friday, June 22, 2018

(Los Angeles) - This morning, Assemblymember Miguel Santiago, Chair of the Assembly Committee on Communications and Conveyance, issued the following statement on net neutrality in California: 

"Net neutrality lives.  It really does.

Earlier this week, amidst some highly unusual moves, my Committee, the Assembly Committee on Communications and Conveyance, made the responsible decision to advance proposed net neutrality protections for California so that we can continue a serious policy conversation. 

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.

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.