Press Releases

Monday, August 14, 2017

Thurmond, Torlakson Highlighted $35 Million to Combat Chronic Absenteeism in Schools

Thurmond’s Bill AB 1014 Generates $35 Million for Schools

Friday, July 21, 2017

Sacramento – AB 1502 authored, by Assemblymember Tony Thurmond, (D- Richmond) increases access to free and reduced lunches for students. The bill was signed by Governor Brown today.   

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

School Employee Housing Bill Passes Senate Education Committee

Monday, July 10, 2017

Assemblymember Tony Thurmond (D – Richmond) Issues the following statement regarding his decision to pull his bill rom the Senate Business, Professional, and Economic Development Committee hearing this afternoon:

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Overtime Worker Protection Legislation Passes Senate Labor Committee

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Thurmond Calls on Business Leaders and Tech Companies to Work with Schools to Better Prepare Students for the 21st Century Economy during a STEM Education Briefing 

Thurmond Focused on Increasing Student Interest and Achievement in STEM Subjects

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Sacramento – AB 45 by Assemblymember Tony Thurmond (D- Richmond) provides financial assistance to school districts seeking to develop rental housing for school employees. AB 45 passed the Senate Housing and Transportation committee this afternoon.