It may surprise many citizens that there is a parallel legislature that exists in the state called the California Senior Legislature.
âIt plays a key role in Sacramento,â said Richard Cervantes of Lone Pine, âin protecting senior citizens in the state.â
Cervantes represents Public Service Area 16, which includes Inyo and Mono counties, as a senior state senator. Combined, the two countiesâ population is 38,000, of which 20 percent (or 8,000) are seniors.
Read the full story in the Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014 edition of The Inyo Register.