CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 3, 1996 |
A much-revamped San Fernando Valley state legislative delegation, featuring more Democrats, a half-dozen newcomers, one career comeback and the first Latino legislator to represent the area, was sworn in at the state Capitol on Monday. "This reminds me of our wedding day," anxious freshman Assemblyman Tony Cardenas said before the ceremony. "So much preparation. So much responsibility. So much contemplation. It's an exciting moment."