Press Releases

March 1, 2017: Sen. Holly J. Mitchell, Senate Budget Committee chair, reacts to possible impacts of federal cuts

March 01, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                            

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Contact:
Ray Sotero at 916 651-4030 office;
(916) 717-0513 cell; or Ray.sotero@sen.ca.gov

Reaction follows POTUS speech to Congress

February 23, 2017: Sen. Holly J. Mitchell hires veteran journalist, Senate spokesman

February 23, 2017

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Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017

Contact:
Ray Sotero at 916 651-4030 office;
(916) 717-0513 cell; or Ray.sotero@sen.ca.gov         

SACRAMENTO – Sen. Holly Mitchell, D-Los Angeles, announced today the hiring of Ray Sotero, a longtime Sacramento-area journalist who has served as communications director for four lawmakers.

February 22, 2017: Increased protections for youths, expanded mental health services and encouraging children to thrive top Sen. Holly Mitchell’s 2017 agenda

February 22, 2017

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Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017

Contact:
Ray Sotero at 916 651-4030 office;
(916) 717-0513 cell; or Ray.sotero@sen.ca.gov                                                         

                                                                                                                                                                        

January 16, 2017: Honoring MLK’s Memory by Offering Free Services to Children in South LA

January 16, 2017
 
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 16, 2017
Contact: Charles Stewart
213/745-6656 office 310/251-4567 cell
 
Honoring MLK’s Memory by Offering Free Services to Children in South LA

December 21, 2016: Making history: Sen.Mitchell named chair of the California State Senate Budget Committee

December 21, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

December 21, 2016

CONTACT: Myriam.Valdez@sen.ca.gov 916-651-4030 (Capitol office) / 661-801-3180 (cell)

       Charles.Stewart@sen.ca.gov 213-745-6656 (District Office)

 

MAKING HISTORY, MITCHELL NAMED CHAIR OF THE CALIFORNIA STATE SENATE BUDGET COMMITTEE

October 17, 2016 - In Less Than 6 Years 54th Holly J. Mitchell Bill Becomes Law

October 17, 2016

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October 17, 2016
Contact: Charles Stewart
(213)745-6656

In Less Than 6 Years 54th Holly J. Mitchell Bill Becomes Law

Helps families with healthcare, childcare, services, education, opportunity and criminal justice  

September 30, 2016 - Bill to Reduce Permanent Property Seizures by Law Enforcement Signed into Law - Seized assets valued less than $40,000, must be returend unless owner convicted

September 30, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  
Contact:  Charles Stewart  213-745-6656  310-251-4567

  Bill to Reduce Permanent Property Seizures by Law Enforcement Signed into Law

Seized assets valued less than $40,000, must be returend unless owner convicted

September 30, 2016 - Governor Brown Signs Bill Making California a “Housing First” State

September 30, 2016

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CONTACTCharles.Stewart@sen.ca.gov 213-745-6656 (District Office)

Myriam.Valdez@sen.ca.gov 916-651-4030 (Capitol office) / 661-801-3180 (cell)

 Governor Brown Signs Bill Making California a “Housing First” State

September 26, 2016 - Governor Brown signs SB 1322 declaring "There is no such thing as a child prostitute"

September 26, 2016

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September 26, 2016

Contact: Charles Stewart

213/745-6656 office 310/251-4567 cell

 

Sex trafficked minors will no longer be charged with prostitution

Instead of being treated as criminals, youths to get supervision and counseling services