Bonta, State Assembly Honor Rosa Parks

Thursday, February 1, 2018

(Sacramento) - Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) praised Rosa Park’s courage and bravery as the State Assembly passed House Resolution 73 celebrating what would be Ms. Park’s 105th Birthday on February 5th. HR 73 states “Rosa Parks is honored as the “Mother of the Modern Day Civil Rights Movement,” because her deliberate act of defiance began a movement that ended legal segregation in our country and made her an inspiration to freedom-loving people throughout the world.” To see Assemblymember Bonta’s full statement watch this Assembly Access video.