Press Releases

Measure Will Help Reduce Prescription Drug Costs for Californians

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – 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

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 dmv.ca.gov/online.

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.

DMV Extends All Temporary Driving Permits

Driver license permits expiring between March and June 30, 2020 are extended six months or to a date 24 months from the date of application, whichever is earlier. Commercial learner’s permits expiring between March and June 2020 are now valid through June 30, 2020. The extensions require no individual action on the part of drivers.