Stone Applauds State Budget Passage

SACRAMENTO — Assemblymember Mark Stone (D-Monterey Bay) has released the following statement regarding the California state budget passage:

 

“California leads the nation with this compassionate, progressive, balanced budget that confronts poverty, inequality, and injustice.  Here are the highlights:

Stone and Reyes Introduce Measure to Extend Tax Credit to More Poor Working Households

SACRAMENTO -- Assemblymembers Mark Stone (D-Monterey Bay) and Eloise Gómez Reyes (D-San Bernardino) have jointly introduced Assembly Bill 2066 to reduce poverty amongst working Californians and to boost local economies.  The measure extends the California Earned Income Tax Credit (CalEITC) to families and individuals currently ineligible for the credit, including low-income youth, seniors, and