Press Releases

Monday, July 17, 2017

SACRAMENTO - Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) issued the following statement on the passage of AB 398 and AB 617:

“At a time when the world has lost faith in this federal administration, it’s now more important than ever for California to show its leadership and commitment to the environment. We must continue to show our nation and the world what environmental leadership looks like.

Saturday, July 1, 2017


Bonta-authored law takes effect on July 1


(SACRAMENTO) – Consumers in California will be protected from surprise medical bills under a new law taking effect July 1. The lead author, Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland), says AB 72 makes California home to the nation’s strongest consumer protections.

Friday, June 30, 2017

As co-authors of SB 562, we strongly support the vision of a single-payer healthcare system.  While we were disappointed that SB 562 as passed by the Senate lacked critical details, we were ready to carry on the work necessary for responsible policymaking.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Dear Friends,

Today, my colleagues and I delivered another on-time, balanced budget that invests in our people and reflects responsible spending aligned with ‘Our California Values.’ I’m proud to share with you some highlights. This budget will:

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

SACRAMENTO - Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D- Oakland) issued the following statement today on the shootings in Alexandria, VA and San Francisco:

Friday, June 2, 2017

SACRAMENTO - Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) issued the following statements upon AB 42 falling just short of passage to the Senate Thursday: