Yesterday, Rob Bonta was sworn in as our local State Assembly person:
Oh, and another fun fact, apparently outgoing State Assembly member Sandre Swanson (Alameda resident) has been appointed as Deputy Mayor in Oakland now that his statewide gig is up.
And, Rob Bonta was chosen as the chair of PERS:
Bonta chosen as chair of PERS!—
John Knox White (@jknoxwhite) December 03, 2012
I know some of you won’t be able to hold back your snarkiness at that news, so I won’t even try.
So for tonight’s meeting, does this mean that Stewart Chen will be quickly sworn in to fill Rob Bonta’s seat before the meeting starts? Because there are some pretty important stuff going down at the next few meetings, so being down a Councilmember probably is not the best thing.