California Legislature Approves McCarty Measure to Ban For-Profit Charter Schools

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – The California State Legislature today approved AB 406 by Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento), which would prohibit for-profit corporations from managing and operating charter schools in the Golden State. This bipartisan measure was approved by the State Senate on a 28 to 7 vote and by the State Assembly on a 49 to 15 vote.

Assemblymember McCarty Applauds Multi-Million Dollar Transportation Investment in Sacramento County

California Transportation Commission’s awarded Sacramento County over $110 million in funding to make generational investments in the region’s transportation infrastructure. Financed by the recent passage of SB 1, which provides $5 billion in annual funding for statewide transportation needs, this transportation infrastructure investment will reduce congestion, improve air quality, promote transit and create thousands of jobs in the greater Sacramento region.