U.S. Representative Pete Aguilar (D-31) represents parts of the Inland Empire region, including the city of San Bernardino and parts of Rancho Cucamonga.
Commenting on the outcries of injustice in the wake of the death of George Floyd and where the nations should go from here to find solutions to the problems of systemic racism and police violence against Black Americans Rep. Aguilar said, “[W]e need real reform at every level of government. My plan is to continue to listen and have conversations here in our community about the best ways to address these issues.”
He went on to comment about legislative efforts noting, “I think these bills offered by some of my House colleagues are a good place to start.”
Aguilar added, “I support these bills and welcome your input on other legislation and actions to take.”
Among the legislation currently being considered are: the Eric Garner Excessive Use of Force Act; the End Racial Profiling Act; the Preventing Tragedies Between Police and Communities Act; the Commission on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys Act; the Stop Militarizing Law Enforcement Act; a Resolution to Establish a Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation Commission; and a Resolution to Condemn Police Brutality.
Aguilar further ensured constituents during this historic moment in the country’s history, “I will continue to be an advocate for all Inland Empire residents.”
To stay abreast of Congressman Aguilar’s legislative efforts and/or to reach out to his office directly visit www.Aguilar.House.gov or call (909) 890-4445.