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ASSEMBLYWOMAN BLANCA RUBIO: HER DRIVE TO HELP CHILDREN IS FUELED BY HER FAMILY’S STRUGGLES AND SACRIFICES

Article by Jeff Schnaufer, for First 5LA Entering second grade can bring about feelings of anticipation and anxiety for any child, especially when they have just moved to a new city. For a young boy [...]

Focusing on Early Childhood Education

A bill sponsored by Assemblywoman Rubio, AB 167, would expand the Early Head Start program and provide center and home-based care for 20,000 more infants and toddlers younger than 3 years old. https://edsource.org/2019/only-a-fraction-of-california-children-eligible-receive-subsidized-child-care/608382

The New Political Power Brokers in the San Gabriel Valley

“Those are two of the new power brokers in L.A. County,” said Alan Clayton, a Democratic redistricting expert who has worked to elect Latino candidates but wasn’t involved in the Rubios’ campaigns. “Because they’re a [...]

Early Child Mental Health Services Deliver Critical Help

Recent California legislation, written by Assemblywoman Rubio, increased funding for a preschool or child care center if they provide early childhood mental health consultation services. By Jackie Mader, The Hechinger Report This story about early childhood [...]