On December 7th, Anthony Rendon, Speaker of the California Assembly announced the following changes to Committee assignments.
He has appointed Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva to replace Assemblymember Miguel Santiago as Chair of the Assembly Communications and Conveyance Committee. Assemblymember Santiago has been removed from the committee, creating a Democratic vacancy.
Assemblymember Miguel Santiago will replace Assemblymember Jim Frazier as Chair of the Assembly Governmental Organization Committee. Assemblymember Frazier has been removed from the committee.
He has appointed Assemblymember Buffy Wicks as Chair of the Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee.
He has also made the following change to the Democratic Leadership for the 2021-22 Regular Session:
Assemblymember Christopher Ward will replace Assemblymember Ed Chau as Assistant Majority Leader.