SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Lisa Calderon (D-Whittier) today issued the following statement in support of the recognition of the Armenian Genocide by the Biden Administration on the Day of Remembrance for the atrocities that took place over 106 years ago:
Sacramento, CA – As part of the California State Assembly’s annual celebration of Women’s History Month, Assemblymember Lisa Calderon recognized Ms. Isabel Garcia as the 57th Assembly District’s Woman of the Year. Ms.
Yesterday, Assemblymember Lisa Calderon (D-Whittier) joined colleagues in passing a pandemic relief budget package that provides billions of dollars in immediate relief for California families and small businesses impacted significantly as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“I am deeply honored to represent my constituents in Sacramento,”
Lisa Calderon is a thirty year resident of her district’s community. She served as one of the first Latina legislative aides in the State Legislature, working on a number of issues, including increasing access to affordable healthcare and empowering small business owners. She also brings with her twenty years of experience as a successful businesswoman, where she created good-paying jobs and helped workers gain new skills in order to succeed.