Press Release

Friday, May 24, 2019

(Sacramento – May 24, 2019,)  - This week the California State Assembly voted (74-0) to approve Assemblymember Jones-Sawyer, Sr.’s (D- South Los Angeles) Assembly Bill (AB) 258 which establishes a grant program that would fund health, mental health and other supportive services for California students.

Friday, May 24, 2019

Assemblymember Jones-Sawyer, Sr.’s Bill that Allow State Cannabis Business Deductions Heads to the Senate

(Sacramento – May 23, 2019) – This week the California State Assembly voted 69-1 to approve Assemblymember Jones-Sawyer, Sr.’s (D- South Los Angeles) Assembly Bill (AB) 37, legislation that allows legal cannabis businesses to deduct ordinary and necessary business expenses.

Thursday, May 23, 2019

(Sacramento – May 23, 2019,)  - Today, the California State Assembly voted (62-2) to approve Assemblymember Jones-Sawyer’s (D- South Los Angeles) Assembly Bill (AB) 927 which revises state law to assess additional fees only after a court concludes that the defendant is able to pay.

Thursday, May 16, 2019
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Monday, May 6, 2019

(Sacramento - May 6, 2019) – Today Assemblymember Reginald Jones-Sawyer, Sr. (D-South Los Angeles) requested $100 million from the California State budget to continue funding the “Youth Reinvestment Grant” (YRG) an investment that would improve the outcomes of vulnerable youth populations.