Press Release

Friday, February 1, 2019

Sacramento, CA - Chair of the Assembly Public Safety Committee Assemblymember Reginald Jones-Sawyer, Sr. and Assembly Majority Leader Ian Calderon issued the following statement on the State Auditor’s report of in-prison rehabilitative programs within the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation:

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

SACRAMENTO – A bill that would offer a targeted tax incentive for those contributing to the state’s ScholarShare 529 Plan got a big boost today with the introduction of Assembly Bill 211 (AB 211). ScholarShare 529 is a state-sponsored, tax-advantaged 529 college savings plan that helps families and individuals save and plan for the cost of higher education. The plan is administered by the ScholarShare Investment Board, chaired by State Treasurer Fiona Ma.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

SACRAMENTO – Majority Leader Ian Calderon issued the following statement today regarding contract negotiations between Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) and United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA):

Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Friday, September 28, 2018

SACRAMENTO, CA – Assembly Bill 2658, a measure authored by Majority Leader Ian Calderon which provides greater legal certainty for blockchain technology, was signed into law today by Governor Brown.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

SACRAMENTO, CA – Assembly Bill 1895, a measure authored by Majority Leader Ian Calderon that would require UC and CSU campuses to create income based repayment (IBR) plans for DREAM loans, was signed into law by Governor Brown.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

SACRAMENTO, CA – Assembly Bill 1858, a measure authored by Majority Leader Ian Calderon that requires all higher education institutions in California to adopt the U.S. Department of Education Financial Aid Shopping Sheet when communicating financial aid packages to students, was signed into law today by Governor Brown.