Ventura Land Trust Check Presentation Press Conference

Assemblymember Bennett, presented a ceremonial check from the State of California to the Ventura Land Trust. Assemblymember Bennett, in partnership with Senator Monique Limón, secured $7.2 million in this year's State Budget to complete the acquisition and permanent conservation of Mariano Rancho Preserve.

Gun Sale Ban at Ventura County Fairground Attacked by NRA

(SACRAMENTO) – A recently enacted law authored by Assemblymember Steve Bennett (D-Ventura) and Senator Monique Limon to restrict gun sales at the Ventura County Fairground has been challenged in court by the NRA.

Press Conference With Governor Newsom Concerning Gun Violence

"Unfortunately, the United States experiences far more gun violence per person than virtually every other modern industrialized country in the world," Said Bennett, "and what accounts for this? The United States has one of the most pervasive gun cultures in the world supported by a powerful gun lobby. It is time for each of us to play a role in changing this culture. I was honored to stand with my colleagues in support of a package of bills designed to do just that."