Monday, December 5, 2016

(SACRAMENTO) -  Anna Caballero (D-Salinas) was sworn in as the Assemblymember for the 30th Assembly District. 

Caballero began her thirty-years of public service as an Attorney and advocate for farmworkers and residents of Salinas before serving for seven years on the Salinas City Council. She also served two terms in the state Assembly before joining Governor Jerry Brown’s cabinet to Governor Brown’s effort to turn the state’s finances around and served in his cabinet as Secretary of the Business, Consumer Services, and Housing Agency from 2010 to 2016, making her the highest-ranking Latina in state government at that time.

The 30th Assembly District includes the Salinas Valley, parts of Monterey and San Benito counties, South Santa Clara County and the city of Watsonville.

The ceremony took place on the Assembly Floor.