Assemblyman Edwin "Ed" Chau (D-Alhambra) took the oath of office Monday to represent the 49th Assembly District, including Alhambra and much of the West San Gabriel Valley, in the California State Assembly.
"This is truly an honor," said Chau in a press release from the assemblyman's office. "Working at the local level, I have had the opportunity to learn about the issues that are important to the families in the San Gabriel Valley. I am eager to join my colleagues in producing solutions to problems impacting the residents in the State of California."Chau told Alhambra Source in October that he plans to protect education, increase jobs, and improve the environment in the 49th Assembly District. Read the full interview.