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September 29, 2020
SACRAMENTO, CA – Today legislation to expand protections for survivors of domestic violence, coauthored by Senator Ling Ling Chang (R-Diamond Bar), was signed into law. Senate Bill 1141 expands the definition of domestic violence in the law to include threatening force or intimidation, depravation...
September 28, 2020
Sacramento, CA – Senator Ling Ling Chang (R-Diamond Bar) issued the following statement after the governor signed mental health bills SB 803, SB 855, AB 2112, and AB 2265 into law: “Mental health is public health. I’m proud to have supported these measures and applaud my colleagues and the governor...
September 28, 2020
SACRAMENTO – Senator Ling Ling Chang ( R-Diamond Bar ) recently joined members of a widespread interagency effort from CAL FIRE, San Bernardino National Forest, San Bernardino County Fire, San Bernardino County Sheriffs, California Highway Patrol and additional agencies, to tour the wildfire-...
September 24, 2020
Message from Ling Ling Chang We owe so much to our brave firefighters who have worked many long hours away from their families to keep us safe. It was an honor to join Cal Fire‚ U.S. Fire Service‚ California Highway Patrol‚ San Bernardino County Fire‚ San Bernardino County Sheriff’s‚ and other...
September 23, 2020
SACRAMENTO, CA – Senator Ling Ling Chang (R-Diamond Bar) recognized Orange County-based Korean Community Services (KCS) as the 2020 California Nonprofit of the Year for Senate District 29 at a Buena Park City Council meeting with Buena Park Mayor Fred Smith and Councilmembers Elizabeth Swift, Art...
September 21, 2020
SACRAMENTO, CA – Senator Ling Ling Chang ( R-Diamond Bar ) issued the following statement in response to the governor’s Employment Development Department (EDD) Strike Team report: “We need an immediate Senate oversight hearing. In what world is refusing new applications and shutting down the EDD...
September 17, 2020
SACRAMENTO, CA – Senator Ling Ling Chang (R-Diamond Bar) issued the following statement after the State Auditor approved an emergency audit of the Employment Development Department (EDD), the state agency responsible for providing unemployment insurance benefits to Californians: “Every day...
September 17, 2020
California & COVID-19 Updates DMV & EDD As a reminder‚ if you need assistance with state agencies such as the DMV or EDD‚ please do not hesitate to email Senator.Chang@senate.ca.gov . We’re here to help. Financial Relief for Small Businesses The governor signed two bills I supported that...
September 11, 2020
SACRAMENTO – Senator Ling Ling Chang issued the following statement after Senate Bill 1447 and Assembly Bill 1577 were signed into law. Senator Chang voted to support both bills that will provide financial relief for small businesses including a tax break of $1000 for each employee a small business...
September 8, 2020
Good Bills | Bad Bills
August 29, 2020
Dear Friend, Since the beginning of this pandemic, I have promoted and practiced safe, careful measures to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Yesterday, despite my cautious actions, my fellow caucus members and I were denied the right to vote on over 30 bills. We were not even given the option to...
August 27, 2020
SACRAMENTO, CA – Senator Ling Ling Chang (R-Diamond Bar) released the following statement after learning that all Republican Senators were barred from voting today: “Since the beginning of this pandemic I have promoted and practiced safe, careful measures to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Today,...