Press Release

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

SACRAMENTO– Assemblymember Mark Stone (D-Monterey Bay) has designated Colonel Kurt Schake-Ret. as the 29th Assembly District’s Veteran of the Year for his many years of service to the United States and for assisting homeless veterans along California’s Central Coast through the non-profit Veterans Transition Center (VTC).


“This is a great honor,” said Schake.  “VTC has been serving homeless veterans in the Monterey region for two decades and our work continues, in large part, due to the strong support of Assemblymember Stone and the California Legislature.”


Thursday, June 14, 2018

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:

Friday, June 8, 2018

(Sacramento) –  At a State Capitol news conference Assemblymember Mark Stone (D-Monterey Bay) stressed the importance of taking action to reduce the number of single use plastic products and cleaning up our oceans. “We owe it to this planet and we owe it to our constituencies to reduce the amount of plastics that end up in the waste stream, that end up in the oceans, that end up far and wide across this globe—because of a crisis that we have absolutely created,” Assemblymember Stone said.

Friday, June 1, 2018

Assembly Seal

SACRAMENTO—The California State Assembly has approved several bills by Assemblymember Mark Stone (D-Monterey Bay).  The following bills await consideration in the Senate:





Thursday, May 17, 2018

SUNNYVALE – Silicon Valley at Home is recognizing Assemblymember Mark Stone (D-Monterey Bay) with its inaugural Housing Champions award for his leadership on housing issues.


“California’s many opportunities unfortunately come with an extraordinary housing shortage, especially in the Bay Area and Central Coast,” said Stone.  “During my time in the Assembly, I have worked hard alongside my colleagues to increase housing for California families.  I’m honored to receive this award.”