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Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Monday, March 20, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Anna Caballero (D-Salinas) today introduced legislation intended to address the state’s growing housing supply and affordability crisis.  The measure, called the California Middle Class Affordable Housing and Homeless Shelter Act of 2018 (ACA 11), would deliver needed resources to provide homeownership assistance for first-time homebuyers, affordable rents for families from middle to very-low income households, and housing and shelter for homeless individuals.  To fund this act, the bill would impose a statewide quarter cent sales tax beginning on January 1, 2019

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Today, Assemblymember Anna Caballero (D-Salinas) announced a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and California Earned Income Tax Credit (Cal EITC) workshop in her district. The event takes place today at Hartnell College, starting at 5 p.m. Assemblymember Caballero has partnered with Board of Equalization, Chair Fiona Ma, and Monterey United Way to bring this event to Salinas Valley residents.

Monday, March 13, 2017

SACRAMENTO - Florencia Gregorio from Alisal High School and Ella DeAmaral from Anzar High School will be representing California at the Callifornia Arts Council’s California Poetry Out Loud competition, taking place in Washington D.C. this April! Thank you to the California Arts Council for providing this opportunity for our poetry and public speaking students in California.

 

Friday, March 10, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Anna Caballero (D-Salinas) announced a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and California Earned Income Tax Credit (CalEITC) workshop. “It is my pleasure to host a VITA event in my district in partnership with Board of Equalization Chair, Fiona Ma. I invite families to come. Join us at Hartnell College this Tuesday, March 14th, starting at 5 pm. Tax preparers will be on hand to help families file their taxes for free.

Thursday, March 9, 2017

(Sacramento) – Millions of dollars for hundreds of thousands of Californians. That’s what the California Earned Income Tax Credit program adds up to, says Assemblymember Anna Caballero (D-Salinas). She authored House Resolution 19 to spread the word about Cal-EITC. “In its first year, Cal-EITC boosted the income of nearly 400,000 Californians, providing nearly $200 million in refunds,” said Assemblymember Caballero. “In California alone, an estimated $2 billion of state and federal EITC has not been used.

Monday, March 6, 2017

Assemblymember Chad Mayes, Assemblymember Anna Caballero, Mickie Solorio Luna (Honoree), Assemblymember Cristina Garcia, Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon.