Lorena Gonzalez

California’s welfare program may soon include assistance for diapers

Diapers are not covered by any welfare programs in California but that may change soon as the lawmakers of the state are mulling a new scheme to allow eligible parents to use their food stamps to buy diapers for their kids.

The existing welfare programs do not allow Californians to use... read more

California lawmakers mulling welfare program to fund diapers

Needy families in California may enjoy subsidies on diapers for their children some time in the future as the Golden State is mulling a welfare program for the same.

Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) has authored and presented Assembly Bill 1516 that aims to create the taxpayer-... read more

Bill aiming to expand teacher tenure stalled in California Legislature

A bill that aims to expand job tenure protections beyond public school teachers to other employees stalled in California Legislature on Wednesday amid concerns about a recent court ruling that declared fixed job tenure as `unconstitutional'.

Last week, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge... read more

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