Newest video release about Coronavirus. Check out this “California assemblywoman brings newborn to the legislature floor – BBC News” video below:
California state legislator Buffy Wicks was denied a request to vote by proxy after giving birth to her daughter on 26 July.
Assembly members at risk for Covid-19 were given the choice to vote remotely during the pandemic, but Ms Wicks was denied the option because maternity leave was deemed not to be a high-risk category.
Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, who denied the request, has…..(read more)