(Sacramento) – Ricardo Lara today was sworn in as the Assemblymember for the 50th District, which includes all of Bell, Bell Gardens, Bellflower, Commerce, Cudahy, Lynwood and South Gate, as well as portions of Walnut Park, Downey and Florence-Graham. The ceremony was held on the Assembly Floor at the State Capitol at noon. "It is a tremendous honor to be given this opportunity to serve my community," said Assemblymember Lara. "History teaches the lesson that while political campaigns can be difficult—the hardest work is found in actually governing." Here's more from Assemblymember Lara in this Assembly Access video.