Sacramento, CA - Today Assemblymember Shirley N. Weber (D-San Diego) announced her appointments to the following Assembly Committees by Speaker John A. Pérez:
· Assembly Committee on Appropriations
· Assembly Committee on Banking and Finance
· Assembly Committee on Education
· Assembly Committee on Higher Education
· Assembly Committee on Rules
"I am excited about the opportunity to serve my San Diego community through these committee assignments," said Weber. "I thank Speaker Pérez for appointing me to these committees, especially issues such as education that I am passionate about. These assignments give me the opportunity to incorporate the perspective of San Diegans and provide my input as a long-time educator as legislation moves through these committees."
Every session as the Legislature reconvenes; the Speaker of the Assembly appoints committee chairs and Members to serve on the various Assembly policy and fiscal committees. Assemblymember Weber was elected to the California State Assembly on November 2012, and was sworn into office last month for the 2013-14 Legislative Session.