SAN JOSE, CA – To initiate implementation discussions about Proposition 39 passed by the voters, Campaign Co-Chair Tom Steyer joined Co-Chair Senator Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) at a community forum in San Jose on Wednesday, January 23, 2013.
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Sen. De Leon, Appropriations Chair, Hosts Proposition 39 Community Forum in San Jose
Tom Steyer to Testify on Best Way to Implement Prop 39 for Schools and Jobs
SACRAMENTO – Expressing a resolve to help stem the continued outbreak of gun violence, and combat the easy accessibility to firearm ammunition, Senator Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) announced legislative plans to require anyone wishing to purchase ammunition in California to first obtain a California Ammunition Purchase Permit issued by the Department of Justice, valid for one year from the date of issuance.
Clean Energy Employment and Student Advancement Act of 2013
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
California Assemblyman Katcho Achadjian &
State Senator Kevin De León
SACRAMENTO – Declaring a victory for California taxpayers, the environment and job seekers, Proposition 39 Campaign Co-Chair Senator Kevin De León (D-Los Angeles) announced today that he will be holding hearings of his state Senate Select Committee on Energy Efficiency in early January to review how the more than $2 billion in energy efficiency funds generated by the initiative will be spent, ensure that it is done properly and to guarantee transparency throughout the life of programs supported by this revenue.
SACRAMENTO, CA –Immigrant children will no longer be separated from their families by the immigration system thanks to a bill signed this weekend by Governor Brown sponsored by Senator Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles). Senate Bill 1064 (SB 1064) is the first in the nation to eliminate the barriers to family reunification for immigrant families in the child welfare system.