OC Breeze: Josh Newman elected chair of San Gabriel Valley Legislative Caucus

Friday, May 26 2017

Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton) was elected Chair of the San Gabriel Valley Legislative Caucus. He will succeed outgoing Chair, Senator Ed Hernandez (D-West Covina) who will now serve as Vice-Chair.

“It is an honor to be elected Chair of the San Gabriel Valley Caucus. I have very big shoes to fill in carrying on the good work of Senator Ed Hernandez,” said Senator Newman. “The San Gabriel Valley faces some very unique challenges in the areas of water, transportation and the environment. I look forward to tackling those challenges head on in this new role.”

“Senator Newman is the type of leader who can put politics aside in order to focus on the issues that matter most,” said outgoing chair Senator Ed Hernandez. “The San Gabriel Valley will be represented well under his leadership.”

The San Gabriel Valley Legislative Caucus is made up of 12 Senators and Assemblymembers... (Read Full Text)