Governor Brown signs legislation to support women, children and families. Photo Credit: Joe McHugh, California Highway Patrol
October 13, 2017 – SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. joined the California Legislative Women’s Caucus on Thursday to sign legislation that improves services and support for women, children and families in California.
“The Legislative Women’s Caucus is once again paving the way toward a better California, and today’s actions will make a positive difference for women, children and families across the state,” said Governor Brown.
The Governor signed the bills at Women’s Empowerment in Sacramento, which was founded in 2001 to educate and support women who are homeless. The organization helps women obtain the skills and confidence needed to get a job, maintain a healthy lifestyle and secure a home for themselves and their families, and has to date served more than 1,000 women and 3,000 children.
The Governor signed the following bills:
SB 63 by Senator…