Wednesday, June 19, 2019


Micky’s Jewelry Studio Named 41st Assembly District’s Small Business of the Year


Sacramento, CA – In a ceremony in Sacramento, Assemblymember Chris Holden honored Micky’s Jewelry Studio of La Verne as “Small Business of the Year” for the 41st Assembly District. Micky Rehm, who founded the business, received the recognition during the Annual Small Business of the Year Luncheon organized by the California Small Business Association.


Thursday, June 13, 2019

Assemblymember Chris Holden’s Statement on Budget Agreement


Sacramento, CA – Today, the California Legislature passed the 2019-20 State Budget.  The budget is once again balanced and on-time. It ensures Californian’s continue to receive the services they expect while continuing to grow our reserves to $19.4 billion, including the Rainy Day Fund to $16.5 billion. The governor and legislature still need to finalize the budget agreement which will be acted upon next week.   Assemblymember Chris Holden released the following statement:


Thursday, June 6, 2019


Foothill Unity Center Named 41st Assembly District’s Nonprofit of the Year


Thursday, May 30, 2019

Assemblymember Chris Holden’s Statement on the Commission on Catastrophic Wildfire Cost and Recovery Report



Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Assemblymember Chris Holden Stands for Education


Sacramento, CA – A legislative package of education bills authored by Assemblymember Chris Holden unanimously passed the Assembly Floor and now moves to the Senate for further consideration. Assembly Bill 30 ensures dual enrollment opportunities remain available to students, Assembly Bill 1075 addresses the shortage of speech and language pathologists and Assembly Bill 1097 creates a transparent pathway for high school credit recovery. 


Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Assemblymember Holden’s Legislation to Remove SR 710 North from Freeway System and Return Control to Local Communities Passes Assembly Floor


Sacramento, CA –  Assemblymember Chris Holden’s legislation to remove State Route 710 between Interstate 210 and Interstate 10 from the California State Freeway and Expressway system, Assembly Bill 29, passed the Assembly Floor and is now heading to the Senate. 


Thursday, May 23, 2019

Assemblymember Holden’s Idle Oil Well Emission Reporting Bill Passes

Assembly Floor

Sacramento, CA – Assemblymember Chris Holden’s legislation that requires operators of idle and abandoned oil and gas wells to report hydrocarbon emissions found during the well plugging process passed the Assembly Floor today and is now heading to the Senate.


Monday, May 20, 2019
Monday, May 13, 2019

Pasadena, CA – Assemblymember Chris Holden is celebrating 30 consecutive years of public service as he was first sworn in as a Pasadena City Council Member in May of 1989. He served more than 23 years on the Pasadena City Council, including mayor for two years, and is serving his 6th year as the Assemblymember for the 41st Assembly District.  

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Sacramento, CA – After a two-year legislative and budget battle to increase funding for developmental disability service providers, Assemblymember Holden has claimed victory after last year’s $25 million State Budget increase was matched with an additional $15 million in federal dollars by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).