Portantino Sworn in as State Senator for District 25

Friday, December 9 2016

Staff Writer - Asbarez

SACRAMENTO, Calif.—State Senator  Anthony J. Portantino (D-La Cañada Flintridge) joined other newly elected Senators in the 40-member upper house of the State Legislature on Monday. With his daughter Sofia by his side, Portantino was sworn in as the State Senator for the 25th District.

“I’m honored to join the California State Senate and appreciate the many friends who helped me get here. I’m excited to be in a position to work on issues that are important to my district,” commented Portantino, who previously represented the area as Assembly Member for the 44th District.

Portantino used the first day of the legislative session to promote three key legislative priorities.... (Read Full Text)