Friday, February 24, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Anna M. Caballero (D-Salinas) announces a Cash for College Workshop event in her district. On Saturday, February 25th, the Hartnell College Financial Aid Office will be holding its Annual Cash for College Workshops in English and Spanish. New and continuing college students are encouraged to attend the workshops and apply for the 2017-2018 FAFSA and CA Dream Act applications. The event details are as follows:

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Today, Assemblymember Anna M. Caballero (D-Salinas) announces the introduction of a substantial bill package designed to combat issues and concerns facing millions of Californians, including poverty and the growing housing crisis. Among these proposals: an expansion to the California Earned Income Tax Credit, a Child Care Pilot Program to benefit the 30th assembly district, support for affordable housing options for the homeless and disadvantaged communities, alternatives to safe drinking water, and protections for undocumented immigrants from fraud in immigration services. For more information, please see the complete bill package:

Friday, January 27, 2017

SACRAMENTO  –  Today, Assemblywoman Anna Caballero introduced AB225, which will allow more working families to qualify for the Cal EITC. The bill will open eligibility to full-time minimum wage earners and will also adjust the minimum wage increase through 2020. The money allocated for the increased credit will directly stimulate our state’s economy by allowing California families to re-invest this credit through the purchase of taxable goods and services.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

(Sacramento) – Assemblymember Anna Caballero (D-Salinas) says she was very happy to hear the Governor’s  annual address to a joint session of the State Legislature. Moments after the Governor finished his State of the State Assemblymember Caballero said, “He’s a passionate defender of California and he talked about all the right issues.”  Here’s more from Assemblymember Caballero in this Assembly Access video.

Monday, December 5, 2016

(SACRAMENTO) -  Anna Caballero (D-Salinas) was sworn in as the Assemblymember for the 30th Assembly District. 

Caballero began her thirty-years of public service as an Attorney and advocate for farmworkers and residents of Salinas before serving for seven years on the Salinas City Council. She also served two terms in the state Assembly before joining Governor Jerry Brown’s cabinet to Governor Brown’s effort to turn the state’s finances around and served in his cabinet as Secretary of the Business, Consumer Services, and Housing Agency from 2010 to 2016, making her the highest-ranking Latina in state government at that time.

The 30th Assembly District includes the Salinas Valley, parts of Monterey and San Benito counties, South Santa Clara County and the city of Watsonville.

The ceremony took place on the Assembly Floor.