March 13, 2018

Nancy Lee is a Cambodian genocide survivor, philanthropist, an International Facilitator for youth leadership development and the President of Dream Beyond Foundation. The California Senate recognized her as Woman of the Year from the 33rd District on March 12, 2018. 

September 13, 2017

Senate Bill 257 would guarantee the right of California children exiled to Mexico with deported parents to continue to attend school in California, without facing enrollment fees to continue their educations.

June 05, 2017

Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) made his closing argument before the California Senate approved the Healthy California Act (SB 562) on June 1, 2017.

May 22, 2017

Senator Ricardo spoke on May 22, 2017, as the Senate Appropriations Committee held its first hearing on the Healthy California Act (Senate Bill 5620. Learn more at