Press Releases

Climate Action Bills Benefit From Historic $15 Billion Budget Package

San Mateo County’s OneShoreline Receives $8M

Sacramento – Governor Newsom has signed bills totaling a historic $15 Billon to address a wide range of climate change issues, making it the largest investment of its kind in California’s history. This funding will help make California more resilient by investing in a wide range of prevention and adaptation activities throughout the state.

California’s Exceptional Budget Surplus Benefits San Mateo County

Projects in Millbrae, Pacifica and Redwood City will provide local and regional benefits

Sacramento – Governor Newsom has signed SB 129, also known as the “June 28 Budget Package”. This spending framework amends the budget sent to the Governor on June 14, 2021 and while it addresses many funding elements, it also includes funding for some specific projects that will benefit residents of San Mateo County.

Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin Statement on the 2021-22 State Budget Bill

Sacramento - “The unprecedented state budget surplus is a testament to the resiliency of the tech-driven California economy, but it is also a stark reminder of the volatility and unpredictability of the state’s tax revenue system. The budget surplus can falsely suggest a healthy economy exists for everyone - which we know is simply not the case.

Assembly Speaker Pro Tem Kevin Mullin Names Rosanne Foust Woman of the Year

Assembly Speaker Pro Tem Kevin Mullin Names
Rosanne Foust Woman of the Year

San Mateo – Assembly Speaker Pro-Tem Kevin Mullin announced his selection of Rosanne Foust, President and CEO of the San Mateo County Economic Development Association (SAMCEDA) as the 2021 Assembly District 22 Woman of the Year.

Governor Newsom Has Signed AB 713 By Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin

Critical healthcare research data will be protected

Sacramento - Governor Newsom has signed AB 713, by Assembly Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin, which will protect health care operations from unintended consequences related to the implementation of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).

Governor Newsom Signs Mullin Bill Modernizing Brown Act

AB 992 allows for social media engagement within existing parameters

Sacramento – AB 992, a bill that modernizes the Brown Act as it relates to social media has been signed by Governor Newsom.