Press Releases

CalFresh Resource Fair in Vista Provides a “One Stop Shop” for Community Health & Education Resources

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
VISTA, CA—In partnership with the Vista Unified School District, Assemblymember Tasha Boerner Horvath is hosting a CalFresh Resource Fair on October 22, 2019 in Vista to help North County residents learn about the benefits that the CalFresh program provides, eligibility requirements, and to sign up for the CalFresh program on-site.   

Confused About REAL ID? Get the Real Deal on REAL ID at this Workshop

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
OCEANSIDE, CA—Assemblymember Tasha Boerner Horvath is sponsoring a community workshop on October 17, 2019 in Oceanside to help constituents navigate California’s REAL ID program.
Beginning October 1, 2020, state residents must present a federally-compliant REAL ID driver license or identification card for domestic air travel or to enter secure federal facilities, such as military bases, federal courthouses, and other secure federal locations. 

Donation Drive Provides Diapers to Low-Income Families During Diaper Need Awareness Week

Monday, September 23, 2019

CARLSBAD, CA— Assemblymember Tasha Boerner Horvath recognizes Diaper Need Awareness Week with a diaper donation drive to support low-income families in the community.  One of the most basic necessities for parents and their babies are diapers, which can be a significant expense. 

Gender Pricing Small Business Notification Bill (AB 1607) Signed by Governor Newsom

Thursday, September 12, 2019

SACRAMENTO, CA- Assembly Bill 1607 (AB 1607), authored by Assemblymember Tasha Boerner Horvath, has been signed into law by Governor Gavin Newsom on September 12, 2019.  Known as the “Gender Pricing Small Business Notification,” this bill helps business owners avoid penalties and lawsuits by ensuring that they have the right information when it comes to pricing services for men and women.

Equal Pay for Equal Play Bill (AB 467) Signed Into Law

Monday, September 9, 2019

SACRAMENTO, CA- Assemblymember Tasha Boerner Horvath is pleased to announce Assembly Bill (AB) 467 was signed into law by Governor Gavin Newsom. Also called the “Equal Pay for Equal Play” measure, AB 467 addresses long-standing gender pay disparities in competitive sports. This bill requires sports prize equity for both male and female participants in all sporting competitions held on state lands.

Asm. Tasha Boerner Horvath’s Bill (AB 1017) Signed into Law to Improve Safety Standards for At-Grade Pedestrian Railroad Crossings

Thursday, September 5, 2019

SACRAMENTO, CA - Assembly Bill 1017 (AB 1017), authored by Assemblymember Tasha Boerner Horvath, was signed into law today by Governor Gavin Newsom. AB 1017 provides cities and counties with a safety assessment of planned at-grade railroad crossing projects before they submit applications to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for approval. This is Assemblymember Tasha Boerner Horvath’s first bill to be signed into law.