Press Releases

Friday, June 26, 2020

June 26, 2020                                                                                                                                                                   Contact: Susan Kennedy

For Immediate Release                                                                                                                                                    925-437-2510 (Cell)

 Mullin’s ACA 11 Clears the Assembly Floor – Moves to the Ballot

Friday, June 26, 2020

17 year-olds who turn 18 by the General Election would be allowed to vote in Primary Election

Sacramento – ACA 4 a measure authored by Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin is headed to the November ballot. It only allows 17 year-olds who will be 18 by the general election to vote in the corresponding primary.

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

ACA 25 Moves to the Senate

Sacramento – ACA 25, a measure by Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin allowing for continuity of government during a declared emergency cleared the Assembly with bipartisan support (57-9)* and now moves to the Senate.

“California, a state with 40 million people, currently has NO continuity of government provision in its Constitution,” Mullin stated. “Consequently during our COVID pandemic driven recess, the legislature was severely limited in its ability to fulfill its duty as a co-equal branch of government.”

Sunday, May 31, 2020

The murder of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer is the most recent stark reminder of the inequality, racism, injustice and inherent bias that is very much alive in America. It also illustrates the need for continued reform of use of force tactics and overall systemic change in how police officers are trained and evaluated on an ongoing basis in this important area.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

ACA 25 would allow for continuity of government during a declared state of emergency

Friday, May 15, 2020

May 14, 2020                                                                                                                               Contact: Susan Kennedy

For Immediate Release                                                                                                                 925-437-2510 (cell)

 

Speaker pro Tem Mullin’s Statement on the May Revise

Friday, March 20, 2020

“I am pleased the Governor has announced the State of California’s partnership with Seton Hospital as part of the response to build capacity for the Coronavirus crisis. Seton Hospital has been a critical provider of healthcare to San Mateo County residents for generations. On more than one occasion local, state and federal officials have rallied to ensure it remains open so our community can continue to receive critical care.