June 15, 2016
"It's a sad day in America and a sad day for our communities. My son is part of this LGBTQ community and every day that my son leaves his home, I am so afraid that I would get the phone call. As a mother and a legislator, we must do more to protect these communities in making sure that this never happens again," said Assemblymember Cancel, discussing a resolution honoring the memory of the victims of the tragic shooting in Orlando. "To the LGBT communities, I want to express my profound sadness and condolences to all who lost their loved ones." K1563