New Year, New Leadership: City and State Committee Chairs Announced

California State Legislature:

Assembly Member Todd Gloria enters his freshman year in the State Assembly as part of leadership. Gloria was named Assistant Majority Whip by Speaker Anthony Rendon.

Also of note, Assembly Member Lorena Gonzalez takes another round as Chair of the vital Appropriations Committee and Assembly Member Shirley Weber will lead the Public Safety Budget Subcommittee. On the Senate side, Senator Ben Hueso returns as Chair of Energy, Utilities and Communications.

Rounding out Vice Chair assignments include Public Safety and Constitutional Amendments Committees for Senator Joel Anderson and Business, Professions & Economic Development for Senator Patricia Bates.

For a full list of Senate and Assembly assignments click on the links below.

San Diego City Council:

Council Member Myrtle Cole was voted by her colleagues to be Council President for 2017 with Council Member Mark Kersey assuming the role as Council President Pro Tem. Council President Cole will also chair the Rules Committee in this capacity.

For a full list of committee assignments and appointments to outside organizations click on the links below: