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June 15, 2013

 

SACRAMENTO, CA – Senator Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) announced today that a budget bill was passed to implement Proposition 39 that will help create thousands of construction jobs in California and help school districts statewide reduce their energy bills through energy efficiency retrofits.

June 10, 2013

 

SACRAMENTO, CA – Senator Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) announced today that a deal to implement Prop 39 was struck last night with Governor Brown that will help create thousands of construction jobs in California and help school districts reduce their energy bills through implementation of energy retrofits statewide.

May 14, 2013


SACRAMENTO, CA – Proposition 39 Co-Chairs Tom Steyer and Senator Kevin de León issued the following statement responding to the Governor’s latest proposal for expending the Proposition 39 funds dedicated to energy efficiency projects:

May 13, 2013

Sen. Kevin de León and Asm. Jimmy Gomez Joined Students in Embracing Clean Energy

State Capitol–Dozens of children from the Betty Plasencia Elementary and Plasencia Magnet School in Los Angeles traveled to Sacramento today to demonstrate their support for solar power in California. 

April 03, 2013

 

*** MEDIA ADVISORY***

RIVERSIDE, CA – To implement Proposition 39 passed by the voters, Campaign Co-Chair Senator Kevin de León is convening the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Fiscal Oversight and Bonded Indebtedness on Friday, April 5, 2013 in Riverside. The hearing will examine the best ways to implement Proposition 39 to create jobs and improve schools.

Friday, April 5th

2 p.m.

Riverside Adult School – Board Room

6735 Magnolia Avenue, Riverside

March 22, 2013

LOS ANGELES – Californians are strongly in favor of keeping ammunition out of the wrong hands according to the USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times Poll released today conducted by Democratic polling firm Greenberg Quinlan Rosner and Republican polling firm American Viewpoint. A clear majority, 79% and an overwhelming majority of gun owners, 66% want to require ammunition buyers to provide a thumbprint and ID for background checks.