SB 17 Press Conference - 3/15/17

March 15, 2017

Senator Hernandez Tobacco 21 Legislation Signed into Law

May 9, 2016

You must now be 21 years of age to purchase tobacco in California. SBX2 7, authored by Senator Ed Hernandez, O.D., was signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown on Wednesday. The bill is part of the most expansive tobacco control package passed in decades and makes California a leader in the nation for tobacco control. 

The law will become effective June 9, 2016, which is 90 days after the Legislature voted to end the Second Extraordinary Session pertaining to Health. 

Message from your State Senator - "Let's Get Healthy" Challenge

August 21, 2015

Drought PSA

May 11, 2015

San Gabriel Valley Open for Business

April 14, 2015

Sen. Hernandez Announces Renewed Effort to Restore Medicaid (Medi-Cal) Cuts .

March 4, 2015

Senate Health Committee Chair Ed Hernandez and Assembly Health Committee Chair Rob Bonta were joined by doctors, hospital workers, community health clinic representatives, patients, home health aides and emergency responders Wednesday, March 4 at the Capitol in a renewed effort to restore cuts made to California’s Medicaid (Medi-Cal) program in 2011.

The Eyes Have It

October 4, 2014

Senator Hernandez on California Edition

August 6, 2014

Sustainable Communities

June 24, 2014

Sustainable Communities - 2

June 24, 2014