Assemblywoman Autumn R. Burke (D-Inglewood) issued the following response to Governor Jerry Brown’s budget proposal today:
“As California’s economy continues to recover from the effects of the Great Recession, the Governor’s budget proposal released today represents a reinvestment in core services and infrastructure while building up our rainy day fund for future downturns.
“As Chair of the Select Committee on Career Technical Education (CTE), I am committed to ensuring that all California students are given the tools they need to succeed after high school—whether that means going on to earn a college degree, or entering the workforce with a skilled trade.
Assemblywoman Autumn R. Burke (D-Inglewood) today announced the availability of applications for the 2016-17 Jesse Marvin Unruh Assembly Fellowship Program.
The Assembly Fellowship Program provides the opportunity for aspiring public servants of all ages, backgrounds and experiences to directly participate in the legislative process. The 11-month fellowship provides an introduction to public policy formation and adoption through full-time work as professional staff in the Assembly. Fellows also participate in a weekly academic seminar, earning graduate credits from California State University, Sacramento. Fellows are paid a monthly stipend of $2,627, plus health, dental, and vision benefits. The Center for California Studies at California State University, Sacramento administers the program in conjunction with the California State Assembly.