Press Releases

Assemblymember Alex Lee's Statement Regarding Supreme Court's Draft Decision

By now I’m sure you’ve heard the horrendous news. The Supreme Court is set to overturn Roe v. Wade and do away with the bodily autonomy of women and pregnant people. Here in California, we won’t be standing idly by. We’ve proposed a constitutional amendment to enshrine the right to choose in our state constitution to codify and protect reproductive rights.

Bill to Protect the Integrity of California Elections from Foreign Influence Passes Out of Elections Committee

Yesterday, AB 1819, the “Stop Foreign Influence in California Elections Act” passed out of the Elections Committee and is now headed to the Appropriations Committee. The bill prohibits foreign influenced corporations from contributing to candidates, parties, or committees (including super PACs) in order to protect the integrity of California’s self-governance.

Women's History Month Celebration

Assemblymember Alex Lee, Fremont Councilmember Teresa Cox, Fremont Councilmember Jenny Kassan, and Executive Director Tina Fernandez of Hers Breast Cancer Foundation hosted a celebration in Milpitas to celebrate Women’s History Month Celebration and honor six leaders at a celebration in Milpitas.

Woman of the Year 2022: Karena Shackelford