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Assemblymember Dr. Corey A. Jackson Appointed as Chair of Budget Subcommittee No. 2 on Human Services

For immediate release:

Sacramento - Speaker Robert Rivas has proudly elevated Assemblymember Dr. Corey A. Jackson as the Chair of the Budget Subcommittee No. 2 on Human Services, a historic milestone that distinguishes Assemblymember Dr. Jackson as the first chairman of the newly established committee.

In accepting this position, Dr. Jackson underscores his firm belief that the California Budget is a reflection of the values inherent to our state. With a profound commitment to utilizing the budgetary process, he aims to address critical issues affecting California, using this influential tool to navigate towards equitable solutions.

"I am grateful to Speaker Robert Rivas for entrusting me with the role of Chair for the Budget Subcommittee No. 2 on Human Services," stated Assemblymember Dr. Jackson. "The California Budget is a powerful instrument, and working with my colleagues I am committed to tackling the urgent challenges Californians’ face."

“Assemblymember Jackson has dedicated his career to serving disadvantaged families and communities,” Speaker Robert Rivas said. “I have no doubt that his deep expertise in social work and leadership of the Budget Committee on Human Services will greatly benefit all California residents.”

Asm. Dr. Jackson's leadership will amplify the voice of the Inland Empire, including Moreno Valley, Perris, San Jacinto, Hemet, and the unincorporated areas he represents, ensuring that the fastest-growing region in California receives a fair and just share of resources. Recognizing the significance of representation in the budgetary process, he pledges to advocate for policies that address the unique needs of all Californians, particularly the most forgotten and underserved.