Press Releases

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Assemblymembers McCarty & Ting Demand Tax Justice for Middle Class Californians


(SACRAMENTO, CA) – With the recently approved Republican tax giveaway largely benefiting billionaires, Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D – Sacramento) and Assemblymember Phil Ting (D – San Francisco) today introduced ACA 22, which will redirect half of the federal corporate tax cut to support middle class families in California.


Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Assemblymember Kevin McCarty Leads Effort to Make Pre-K for All a Reality in California


(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Continuing a career of advocating for children, Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D – Sacramento), has introduced AB 1754, the Pre-K For All Act of 2018, which would make high-quality early childhood education programs universally accessible for 4-year-old kids in California.


Wednesday, January 10, 2018


Assemblymember Kevin McCarty Releases Statement on Governor Brown’s 2018-19 Proposed Budget


Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Assemblymember Kevin McCarty Introduces Measure to Make Legislators Pay for Sexual Harassment Payouts

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January 3, 2018                                                                           


Thursday, December 14, 2017

State Audit Finds Dangerous Flaws in California’s Concealed Carry Weapon License Program



(SACRAMENTO, CA) – The California State Auditor today released its findings of a nine month audit of the Los Angeles, Sacramento and San Diego County Sheriff Departments’ Concealed Carry Weapon (CCW) license programs, uncovering substantive flaws in how these counties issue CCW licenses. The audit also found that Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones violated numerous state laws and his own procedures in issuing CCW licenses.


Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Assemblymember McCarty Calls for California Legislators to be Financially Liable for Sexual Harassment Claims


(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento) released the following statement on his commitment to end sexual harassment in the California Legislature. As the State Assembly looks into ways to further protect workers from sexual harassment and abuse, Assemblymember McCarty has offered a number of reforms to increase accountability of elected officials and prevent sexual harassment in the workplace.


Friday, November 17, 2017

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco), Chair of the Assembly Budget Committee and Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D-Sacramento), Chair of the Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Education Finance, released the following statement in response to the report on state audit interference and the University of California (UC) Regents' actions Thursday: