In The News

May 18
Assembly approves whistleblower status for legislative aides | 05/18/2015

Legislative staff in California would gain whistleblower protection under a bill that has advanced out of the Assembly.

AB289 extends the...

May 18
CALIFORNIA: Bill would alter gun restraining orders | 05/18/2015

The California Assembly has passed a bill by Inland Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore, that would allow gun owners to retain ownership of their firearms while they are subject to a...

Press Releases

May 28
Legislation to Reinstate Felony Penalties for Firearm Theft Dies in Assembly Appropriations | 05/28/2015
SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore, announced her bill, AB 150, to allow voters a chance to reinstate felony penalties for firearm theft recently reduced under...
May 27
Statement by Assemblywoman Melendez on the Passage of the Assembly Budget | 05/27/2015
Sacramento – Vice-Chair of the Assembly Budget Committee Melissa Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore, responds to the Assembly Budget Committee passing the Assembly version of the California State...


Dec 01
Assemblywoman Melendez on the Hidden Gas Tax | 12/01/2014

Assemblywoman Melendez speaks out against the hidden gas tax.

May 28
Asm. Melendez Remarks on Solitary Confinement. | 05/28/2014

Asm. Melendez Remarks on Solitary Confinement.