Press Release

Thursday, February 7, 2019
Monday, January 28, 2019

SACRAMENTO – On Monday, January 28, Assemblyman Ken Cooley (Rancho Cordova) introduced AB 296, the Climate Innovation Act, that would award grants for the research, development, and acceleration of innovations and technologies mitigating the impacts of climate change. The program would award matching grant funds through a competitive peer review process to make advancement on significant challenges climate change poses.

Monday, January 14, 2019
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

SACRAMENTO – On Tuesday, October 23, Assemblyman Ken Cooley (D-Rancho Cordova), Chair of the Select Committee on Foster Care held a joint hearing with the Committee on Human Services.

 

Assemblyman Cooley was joined by Assemblymembers of the Committee on Human Services. The Assemblymembers heard from experts in the foster care system and former foster youth who shared their experiences with the system and provided insight on potential changes. 

 

Sunday, September 30, 2018

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA – In a solemn remembrance echoing centuries of firehouse tradition, uniformed firefighters, family members and grateful citizens gathered on Saturday in the heart of California’s capital to pay tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice.

The 16th annual California Firefighters Memorial Ceremony recognized 37 California firefighters who have died in the line of duty, whether from traumatic injury or job-related illness.

Their names were added to nearly 1,400 fellow fallen firefighters inscribed on the brushed limestone wall of the California Firefighters Memorial in Sacramento’s Capitol Park.