Press Release

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

 

SACRAMENTO— The Senate Natural Resources Committee has approved legislation by Assemblymember Mark Stone (D-Monterey Bay) to protect and restore the habitat of California’s iconic monarch butterfly.  AB 2421, which received bipartisan support, provides funds and guidance for farmers, ranchers, nonprofits and public agencies to restore monarch habitats across the state.

 

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 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:

 

 

CONSUMER, EMPLOYEE, AND TAXPAYER PROTECTIONS

 

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.”

 

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

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 immigrants without Social Security Numbers.