City of Menifee officials celebrated the opening of the fifth park in the Audie Murphy Ranch community with a brief ceremony at Sunset Park this morning. Assemblyman Kelly Seyarto and a representative of Senator Rosilicie Ochoa Bogh’s office presented the City with proclamations. 
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. We take this opportunity to raise public awareness about sexual assault and educate communities and individuals on the resources available to survivors. Nationwide, 81% of women and 43% of men reported experiencing some form of sexual harassment and/or assault in their lifetime. Nearly 1 in 5 women (18.3%) and 1 in 71 men (1.4%) in the United States have been raped. One in three female victims and one in four male victims of rape Read More...
In the end, AB 1603 failed in a 2-4 vote. Only Assemblyman Tom Lackey (R-Palmdale) and Assemblyman Kelly Seyarto (R-Murrieta) voted to move the bill to the Appropriations Committee, while the other 5, all Democrats, either voted against the bill or abstained.
California drivers are dealing with the highest gas prices in the country, more than $1 above the national average.   Yet today, AB 1638, a proposal to IMMEDIATELY lower the price of gas by suspending California’s 51-cent-per-gallon tax, was once again blocked by the supermajority in the Legislature using parliamentary procedure games.     They claim this effort does not guarantee lower gas prices for Californians. This simply is not true. In Maryland, a bipartisan gas Read More...
California is heading into its third consecutive year of drought. Traditionally, our winter months produce half of California’s annual rainfall, but this January and February were the driest on record.  We are facing dramatically shrinking water supplies and growing threats of extreme wildfires. Farmers will once again have to make the difficult choice to leave their fields fallow, prices could increase, and there is talk of a statewide water conservation mandate. The Read More...
Yes, you read that title correctly. Last week, we held our first Assembly Public Safety Committee meeting of the 2022 session, and needless to say, the outcome was frustrating.   I am a proud co-author of AB 1599, which seeks to repeal Proposition 47 and rein in California’s crime wave. When Prop. 47 passed in 2014, voters were told that this so-called "Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act” would provide needed criminal justice reform. In reality, it has been a disaster Read More...
California’s highest-in-the-nation gas prices are setting records and are only expected to get worse. The average price is now over $5 per gallon and more than a dollar above the national average. On Saturday, right here in Riverside County, the average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline rose 9.8 cents to $5.134, one day after recording its largest increase since July 2015. A recent report noted that California’s taxes, fees, and regulations increased gas Read More...
Because of you, our blood drives have been a huge success and we continue to exceed our donation goals! I am proud to once again partner with the American Red Cross and the City of Murrieta to host another community blood drive as we work together to address the current critical supply shortage.When: Friday, March 25th, 2022Time: 09:30 AM - 03:30 PMLocation: Alderwood Park Clubhouse, 28610 Baxter Road, Murrieta, CA To schedule your life-saving appointment, please visit Read More...
Republican Assemblymember Kelly Seyarto spoke with KVCR's Jonathan Linden to discuss his proposed bill AB-1687 which would look to reform the governor's state of emergency powers.
Today, a bipartisan group of lawmakers sent a letter to Governor Newsom to ask him tosupport a stable and affordable energy supply by adopting polices to allow Californians to take advantage of the abundant inland natural resources available in our state that will help ensure we are not dependent on foreign energy sources.