Press Releases

Speaker Pro Tempore Kevin Mullin Delivers for San Mateo County

Cities and Non-Profits to Benefit from California’s Significant Budget Surplus

Sacramento – Assembly Speaker Pro Tempore Kevin Mullin announces funding for local projects that are included in budget bills approved by the Legislature and expected to be signed by Governor Newsom. Various budget bills that amend the framework budget that was sent to the Governor on June 13, 2022 include specific projects that will benefit residents of San Mateo County.

Statement on the Overturning of Roe v Wade

“Today’s Supreme Court decision officially overturning Roe v Wade is shattering news and it sends a devastating message to women across this country that they are not equal and they have no control of their own body. Limiting access to reproductive care, including abortion is a fundamental violation of individual liberty and freedom.

Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin’s Statement on the 2022-23 State Budget Bill

Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin’s Statement on the 2022-23 State Budget Bill

  

Sacramento - “The joint Assembly-Senate spending plan adopted by the Legislature today invests in the people of California by supporting residents and small businesses, increasing school funding and increasing our reserves.

Assemblymember Kevin Mullin Announces Legislation Boosting Caltrain Electrification

AB 2197 would help close existing funding gap

San Mateo –  Assembly Speaker Pro Tempore Kevin Mullin announced the introduction of AB 2197, which will appropriate $260 million from the State’s General Fund to the California State Transportation Agency for the purpose of closing the funding gap for the Caltrain Electrification Project and ensure the project’s completion by 2024.

Speaker pro Tem Mullin’s Statement on the Proposed Budget

“A significant budget surplus provides California with an opportunity to address on-going issues confronting the state.  I am pleased to see the Governor’s continued effort to fight COVID-19.  Additionally, I am glad to see he is taking seriously the sudden increase in retail theft, this needs to end now.

Assemblymember Kevin Mullin To Push for Mickelson Pool Reopening

Will be engaging with local health care leaders to urge reversal of decision

San Mateo – Assemblymember Kevin Mullin today called upon Sutter Health to reopen Mickelson Pool in San Mateo, and will be seeking answers why Sutter is pursuing this action which is detrimental to the well-being of San Mateo County residents.

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.