Press Release

Assemblywoman Smith Secures PPE for Santa Clarita Post-Acute Center

Thursday, July 2, 2020

SANTA CLARITA, CA — Assemblywoman Christy Smith (D-Santa Clarita), in partnership with The BizFed Institute, donated 600 disposable gowns for health care workers at the Santa Clarita Post-Acute Center Thursday. The Assemblywoman is a member of the Los Angeles County steering committee, comprised of state and local elected officials, BizFed and labor organizations securing personal protective equipment (PPE).

Assemblywoman Smith Comments on Passage of General Budget Bill from State Assembly

Monday, June 15, 2020

SACRAMENTO, CA — Assemblywoman Christy Smith (D-Santa Clarita) released the following statement upon her vote for the General Budget Bill today:

"As a former school board member tasked with responding to the economic fallout of the last recession, I know from firsthand experience the trickle-down nature of our State Budget and its deep impact on our local governments and communities. This budget represents hard, consequential decisions for years to come but also reflects our values of savings and remaining clear-minded about the future.

Assemblywoman Smith School Emergency Assistance Bill Heads to State Senate

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

SACRAMENTO, CA — Assemblywoman Christy Smith (D-Santa Clarita) successfully advanced Assembly Bill (AB) 1837 today from the California State Assembly. The bill, now more critical than ever during the COVID-19 crisis, creates a specialized task force within the California Department of Education (State Assistance for Emergency Response Team, or "SAFER") that helps schools and school districts with their concerns during states of emergencies.