Melendez resigns from Assembly caucus position

Melendez resigns from Assembly caucus position

RIVERSIDE – Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore, resigned from her position as assistant leader of the Assembly’s Republican Caucus and said she could no longer serve alongside its leader, Assemblyman Chad Mayes, R-Yucca Valley, because of his decision to vote to extend the state’s cap-and-trade system. “Californians are struggling to make ends meet and, unfortunately, […]

Assemblywoman Melendez resigns from position in Republican Caucus

RIVERSIDE – Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez, R-Lake Elsinore, resigned Thursday from her position as assistant leader of the Assembly’s Republican Caucus, saying she could no longer serve alongside its leader, Assemblyman Chad Mayes, because of his decision to vote to extend the state’s cap-and-trade system. “Californians are struggling to make ends meet and, unfortunately, what I […]