Press Conference With Governor Newsom Concerning Gun Violence

"Unfortunately, the United States experiences far more gun violence per person than virtually every other modern industrialized country in the world," Said Bennett, "and what accounts for this? The United States has one of the most pervasive gun cultures in the world supported by a powerful gun lobby. It is time for each of us to play a role in changing this culture. I was honored to stand with my colleagues in support of a package of bills designed to do just that."

Passage of AB 2201

The passage of AB 2201 this week was a big win to protect water for disadvantaged communities.  Thank you to my colleagues for your support!


(SACRAMENTO) – Assemblymember Steve Bennett (D-Ventura) and representatives from Community Water Center (CWC) announced legislation today to strengthen the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) and protect drinking water supplies for communities. 

State Will Report on Active Climate Change Measures Through New Legislation

(SACRAMENTO) – Assemblymembers Steve Bennett (D-Ventura), Wendy Carrillo (D-Los Angeles), Senator Monique Limón, and representatives from the State's leading environmental organizations announced legislation to bring needed information on how the State is implementing climate change measures.