News

  • Assembly to Consider CalChamber-Supported Workforce Development Bill

    Story By Karen Sarkissian | Cal Chamber Advocacy A California Chamber of Commerce-supported bill that increases California’s skilled workforce by authorizing a competitive grant program is awaiting a vote on the Assembly Floor. AB 1111 (E. Garcia; D-Coachella) is designed to assist individuals who face multiple barriers to employment by providing them with remedial education […]

  • A construction crew works on an elevated section of track for the high-speed rail system in Fresno in February. Photo: Michael Macor, The Chronicle

    Brown’s cap-and-trade deal could eventually kill high-speed rail

    Story By Kurtis Alexander | San Francisco Chronicle A last-minute deal that Gov. Jerry Brown made with Republican lawmakers to win support for a 10-year extension of his signature climate program could cost the governor another top priority: high-speed rail. In extending California’s cap-and-trade system of controlling greenhouse-gas emissions through 2030, lawmakers approved a Republican […]

  • How California’s last big steel mill plans to go green - Assemblyman Marc Steinorth

    How California’s last big steel mill plans to go green

    By Neil Nisperos | Daily Bulletin The Gerdau Steel Mill in Rancho Cucamonga, the last full-production steel mill in California, aims to turn a traditionally dirty business into being nearly emission-free. The company on Wednesday celebrated the groundbreaking for an emissions-cleaning building, which also coincided with the plant’s 60th anniversary. It opened in 1957 as […]

  • All you need to know at EITC meeting - Assemblyman Marc Steinorth

    All you need to know at EITC meeting

    Story By Charles Roberts | Highland Community News Many people are eligible for earned income tax credit (EITC) and may not be aware of it, so Assemblyman Marc Steinorth arranged an informational meeting at the Sam J. Racadio Public Library and Environmental Learning Center in Highland to spread the word about the EITC and those […]

  • Rancho Cucamonga sheriff’s captain recognized at state assembly - Assemblyman Marc Steinorth

    Rancho Cucamonga sheriff’s captain recognized at state assembly

    By Doug Saunders | San Bernardino Sun The first female captain to command deputies in Rancho Cucamonga was recognized on the state Assembly floor Monday. San Bernardino County sheriff’s Capt. Danielle Boldt was named as the 40th Assembly District Woman of the Year, according to a news release from the office of Assemblyman Marc Steinorth, […]

  • Assemblyman Introduces Bill to Provide $500 Tax Deduction to Combat Crime

    Assemblyman Introduces Bill to Provide $500 Tax Deduction to Combat Crime

    Story by ECT | East County Today Assemblyman Marc Steinorth introduced legislation to help Californians defray the rising cost of combating crime. Steinorth’s Protect Our Homes Act (AB 54) will allow Californians to claim up to $500 in state income tax deductions for the cost of installing security alarms, fences, and surveillance systems. “Throughout our […]

  • Assemblyman Marc Steinorth effective, ought to be re-elected

    Marc Steinorth effective, ought to be re-elected

    Assemblyman Marc Steinorth faces one of the toughest re-election challenges among state legislators this year. Steinorth, a first-term Republican from Rancho Cucamonga, finished 2,244 votes behind his June primary opponent, Democrat Abigail Medina of San Bernardino. The Democratic Party is targeting Steinorth, along with fellow Republican Assemblyman David Hadley of Torrance, to try to win […]

  • You can smash a car window to free a hot dog under bill Jerry Brown signed - Assemblyman Marc Steinorth

    You can smash a car window to free a hot dog under bill Jerry Brown signed

    Story By David Siders | Sacramento Bee Offering relief to dogs stuck in hot cars, Gov. Jerry Brown on Saturday signed legislation letting Californians in limited cases – and without fear of civil liability – smash car windows to set them free. Assembly Bill 797, by Assemblymen Marc Steinorth, R-Rancho Cucamonga, and Miguel Santiago, D-Los […]

  • Assemblyman Marc Steinorth bill decriminalizing saving pets from hot cars passes state Senate

    Assemblyman Marc Steinorth bill decriminalizing saving pets from hot cars passes state Senate

    Story By Beau Yarbrough | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin Pets trapped in hot cars are one step closer to cool relief. On Monday, the California State Senate unanimously passed Assembly Bill 797. The bill, introduced by Assemblymen Marc Steinorth, R-Rancho Cucamonga, and Miguel Santiago, D-Los Angeles, would protect citizens from criminal and civil penalties if they free an animal […]

  • Lawmakers act to protect those who rescue animals from hot cars | Assemblyman Marc Steinorth

    Lawmakers act to protect those who rescue animals from hot cars

    Story By Patrick McGreevy | Los Angeles Times Californians would be immune from liability if they break a car window or enter a vehicle to rescue an animal in danger of serious injury or death from heat under a measure approved Monday by the state Senate. Sen. Steve Glazer (D-Orinda) said the measure is needed […]

  • Hundreds Attend Assemblyman Marc Steinorth’s Veterans Resource Fair

    Hundreds Attend Assemblyman Marc Steinorth’s Veterans Resource Fair

    Story By Highland Community News Veterans learned about employment services, healthcare and more. RANCHO CUCAMONGA – Assemblyman Marc Steinorth, R-Rancho Cucamonga, today hosted his second Veterans Resource Fair in San Bernardino County in response to the success of last year’s event. The event, held at Central Park in Rancho Cucamonga, provided veterans and their families […]