Press Releases

Measure Will Help Reduce Prescription Drug Costs for Californians

Sacramento – New legislation proposed by Assemblymember Tom Daly (D-Anaheim) will lower patients’ out-of-pocket costs for their prescription medications. AB 933 requires at least 90 percent of pharmaceutical rebates be passed on to the consumer.

Oversight Hearing Focuses on EDD Audit Reports

Sacramento – Today, Assemblymember Tom Daly (D-Anaheim), Chair of the Assembly Insurance Committee held an oversight hearing with Assemblymember Rudy Salas (D-Bakersfield), Chair of the Joint Legislative Audit Committee. One audit is “Employment Development Department: EDD’s Poor Planning and Ineffective Management Left It Unprepared to Assist Californians Unprepared to Assist Californians Unemployed by COVID-19 Shutdowns.” The second audit is “Employment Development Department: Significant Weaknesses in EDD’s Approach to Fraud Prevention Have Led to Billions of Dollars in Improper Benefit Payments.”

DMV Expands Online Services with Commercial Driver's License Renewals

Sacramento – The California Department of Motor Vehicles is now offering commercial driver’s license renewals online with the launch of the newest service on the DMV website. Eligible commercial drivers can now avoid a trip to a DMV office by renewing their license at

Senator Umberg, Assemblymembers Tom Daly, Tyler Diep, and Kansen Chu Commemorate Veterans of the Republic of Vietnam Armed Forces Day

Sacramento – Senator Thomas J. Umberg (D – Santa Ana), along with Assemblymember Tom Daly (D - Anaheim), Assemblymember Tyler Diep (R - Westminster), and Assemblymember Kansen Chu (D - San José) have introduced Senate Concurrent Resolution 59 (SCR 59) in recognition of Veterans of the Republic of Vietnam Armed Forces Day. The resolution commemorates the day of June 19, 2020 as Veterans of the Republic of Vietnam Armed Forces Day to celebrate the courageous sacrifices, and contributions of Vietnamese Veteran Americans to California, and abroad.

Statement by Assemblymember Daly on Tragedy in Minneapolis

"The horrible legacy of slavery continues haunting America. Let us use the tragedy in Minneapolis to deepen our understanding of the real pain in our Black communities, and as well to work harder and smarter toward a more just society in California and America.