Press Releases

Friday, September 7, 2018

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Governor Jerry Brown today signed AB 406 into law by Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento), which will prohibit for-profit corporations from managing and operating charter schools in the Golden State.

Friday, August 24, 2018

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – As the initial wave of first-time, full-time students begin their newly-free classes at community colleges across California, Assembly leaders debuted a measure stating the legislature’s intent to waive fees for all in-state students’ second academic year.  In doing so, an Associate Degree would effectively become free for all students in California.

Thursday, August 23, 2018

(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.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

AB 1754 would make high-quality early childhood education programs universally accessible for 4-year-old kids in California.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

AB 2098 will provide funding for after school programs that promote STEM education & focus on computer coding.

Friday, May 18, 2018

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. 

Friday, May 11, 2018

#CABudget is a good starting point as we begin final budget negotiations.