Press Releases

April 4, 2018

SACRAMENTO – The Senate Health Committee approved the passage of Senate Bill 1108, which prohibits work requirements as a condition of Medi-Cal eligibility, by a vote of 8-1. Authored by Senator Ed Hernandez, O.D.

April 4, 2018

SACRAMENTO – Today, the Senate Education Committee approved the passage of Senate Bill 1471, which improves college accessibility by increasing the number of available slots for students to apply for the Cal Grant Competitive Awards.

April 4, 2018

SACRAMENTO – On Wednesday, April 4, Senate Bill 1108, which prohibits work requirements as a condition to receive Medi-Cal, will be heard in Senate Health Committee.

March 25, 2018

Previous honorees from the past 10 years will also be recognized

SACRAMENTO – On Tuesday, March 27, Senator Ed Hernandez, O.D. (D-West Covina) will host the 2018 Women of Achievement and Emerging Leaders Award Ceremony. 

March 14, 2018

SACRAMENTO – Today, the Senate Health Committee approved passage of Senate Bill 910, which prohibits the sale of short term limited duration health insurance in California.

March 13, 2018

Senators Ed Hernandez and Ben Allen to convene an informational hearing on Wednesday

March 9, 2018

SACRAMENTOSenator Ed Hernandez, O.D. (D-West Covina) is recognizing Norma Edith García, Chief Deputy Director of the County of Los Angeles Department of Parks and Recreation, as the Woman of the Year for the 22nd Senate District.

February 15, 2018

SACRAMENTOSenator Ed Hernandez, O.D. (D-West Covina) introduced Senate Bill 1152 to provide a clear protocol for discharging homeless patients after their hospital stay.