Press Releases

Wednesday, October 24 2018

Duarte, California – On October 12, 2018, Senator Anthony J.

Tuesday, October 9 2018

Duarte, California – Senator Anthony J. Portantino (D–La Cañada Flintridge) will hold his 10th Annual San Gabriel Valley HIV/AIDS Action Summit to promote Public Health Policy Advocacy and better educate the public about HIV/AIDS three decades after the virus was first identified. The event will include world renowned HIV/AIDS experts, government officials, community groups and student participation in discussions regarding the present status and a vision for the future of the fight against HIV/AIDS.

Thursday, October 4 2018

Claremont, California – Yesterday, State Senator Anthony J. Portantino joined the Claremont Chamber of Commerce and the Feeling Groovy Wellness and Café to host a Business Walk in the Sprouts Shopping Center in Claremont. 

“What a great morning in Claremont.  The Chamber is doing a terrific work and I was happy to meet and share ideas with local small business owners”, commented Senator Portantino.

Wednesday, October 3 2018

Sacramento, California – Senator Anthony J. Portantino (D–La Cañada Flintridge) closed out the 2018 legislative session with a string of legislative successes and budget accomplishments.  He sent 18 bills to Governor Brown for action, having 15 signed into law.  As the Chair of Education Budget Sub-Committee 1 on Education Finance, he also achieved significant success through the adoption of the 2018-2019 State Budget. In addition, he authored 4 Resolutions that passed and were chaptered into the legislative record.