$90.8 Million For Bassick High School

April 16, 2019

The $115 million financing for the construction of a new Bassick High School remains on track. I’m very happy to report that today my colleagues on the Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee unanimously voted to approve legislation authorizing $90.8 million in state bond funding – about 80 percent of the total project cost.

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April 15 Tax Filing Deadline Approaching

April 5, 2019

The April 15th deadline to file your state and federal income taxes is fast approaching.

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Minimum Wage Legislation Moves Forward

March 22, 2019

Recently the state took another step closer to a $15 minimum wage after the legislature’s Labor and Public Employees Committee moved three bills concerning a minimum wage increase out of committee.

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Latino Advocacy Day At The Capitol

March 19, 2019

We had another successful Latino Advocacy Day at the State Capitol – the sixth so far! My thanks to the Hispanic Federation, State and Federal Elected Officials and everyone that attended and had a hand in making this event so great. If you could not attend this year we look forward to seeing you next year!

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