UPDATED: Governor Brown to Swear In Xavier Becerra as California’s Attorney General Tomorrow


Please note clarification regarding timing of the Attorney General media availability.

SACRAMENTO – Following today’s state Senate confirmation vote, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced that he will swear in Xavier Becerra as California’s 33rd Attorney General tomorrow in the Assembly Chamber, ahead of his State of the State remarks. Xavier Becerra will hold a media availability in the Governor’s Press Conference Room following the Governor’s State of the State remarks and post-address responses.

“As Attorney General, Xavier will be a champion for all Californians,” said Governor Brown. “I look forward to swearing him in tomorrow before my State of the State address.”

State of the State Address and Attorney General Swearing-In Ceremony
When: Tomorrow, Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.
Where: Assembly Chamber, State Capitol, Sacramento, CA 95814

**NOTE: Media credentialing by the Office of Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon is closed. For further information, contact Maya Polon in the Speaker’s Office at Maya.Polon@asm.ca.gov. The event will be webcast at www.calchannel.com.

Attorney General Media Availability
When: Tomorrow, Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at approx. 11:30 a.m. – following the State of the State address and the conclusion of post-address responses from legislative leaders.
Where: California State Capitol, Governor’s Press Conference Room, Room 1190, Sacramento, CA 95814

**NOTE: This media availability is open to credentialed reporters only and will be webcast at www.calchannel.com