Assemblymember Jones-Sawyer Asks for $100M to Reinvest in California’s Youth
(Sacramento) - As more young people are making more of an impact for social, economic and political change, Assemblymember Reggie Jones-Sawyer (D-South Los Angeles) is working to help make their dreams come true. That’s why he’s making the unprecedented request for $100M from the State Budget to fund programs and resources to keep kids from getting trapped in the school-to-prison pipeline. “It’s time we stop locking up our children,” says Assemblymember Jones-Sawyer. “And start investing in their future.” Watch this Assembly Access video to learn more about Assemblymember Jones-Sawyer’s plan.