Day One for Assemblymember Ricardo Lara Filled with Ceremony, History

December 06, 2010

(Sacramento) – In a packed California State Assembly chamber Ricardo Lara was sworn in as the newest Assemblymember for the state's 50th Assembly District. Following the ceremony the newly minted Assemblymember said he's humbled and honored to be given an opportunity to serve his community and that creating jobs and rebuilding California's economy will be among his top priorities during his time in office. Assembly District 50 includes all of Bell, Bell Gardens, Bellflower, Commerce, Cudahy, Lynwood and South Gate, as well as portions of Walnut Park, Downey and Florence-Graham. Watch Assemblymember Lara's first day unfold in this Assembly Access video.