Legislative Headlines

12-Jan-2018

Senator Toni Atkins will become the first woman to lead the California Senate on March 21

State Sen. Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego) was unanimously elected Tuesday by her Democratic colleagues to take over as the next president pro tempor..

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12-Jan-2018

Brown’s final California budget stashes billions in reserve

In his 16th and final year as governor, Jerry Brown is using a surplus to stash away billions of dollars in reserves that would help his successor..

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05-Dec-2017

CAL/GANG - Assembly Bill No. 90 UPDATE!

On October 12, 2017, AB90 (Criminal Gangs) was signed by the Governor and takes effect January 1, 2018. In short, the bill changed the oversight a..

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04-Sep-2015

Leadership Shuffle at the Capitol

Although this news may have already traveled to you, we wanted to let you know about the leadership shuffle that recently occurred at the Californ..

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14-May-2015

Governor Brown Announces Historic Investment in Schools, Boosts Rainy Day Fund, Creates New State Earned Income Tax Credit in Revised Budget

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Governor's Press Office Thursday, May 14, 2015 (916) 445-4571 Governor Brown Announces Historic Investment i..

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09-Jan-2015

Governor Brown Releases 2015-2016 Proposed Budget

Governor Brown Releases 2015-2016 Proposed Budget Today, Governor Brown released his proposed $113 billion budget for the 2015-16 fiscal year. Whi..

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09-Jan-2015

Governor Brown Proposes 2015-16 State Budget

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Governor's Press Office Friday, January 9, 2015 (916) 445-4571 Governor Brown Proposes 2015-16 State Budget ..

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05-Nov-2014

2014 California General Election Results Overview

Although a red tide swept the rest of the country last night as Republicans picked up congressional seats and reclaimed the Senate, even continuin..

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07-Oct-2014

2013-14 Updated End of Session Wrap-Up

All eyes were on Governor Brown in September as he deliberated over the hundreds of bills sitting on his desk. By the afternoon of the 30th, Brow..

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24-Sep-2014

2014 End of Session Update

After two weeks of day-long floor sessions, lawmakers wrapped up the 2013-14 legislative session early Saturday morning, just ahead of the August ..

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