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Speaker Rivas, Budget Chair Gabriel Issue Statement on Governor Newsom’s January Budget Proposal

For immediate release:

SACRAMENTO, CA— Assembly Speaker Robert Rivas (D-Salinas) issued the following statement regarding Governor Newsom’s 2024-25 State Budget Proposal:

“California’s revenue situation is uncertain and can change quickly, so we must be prepared for ongoing challenges. The caucus is committed to fiscal restraint and spending oversight while delivering solutions to improve the quality of life for all Californians and protect the most vulnerable.”

Assembly Budget Chair Jesse Gabriel (D-Encino) also issued a statement:

“The Assembly will carefully examine the Governor’s budget – including key investments in housing, education, and climate – while remaining vigilant about potential shifts in revenue. Our budget subcommittees are ready to quickly begin their work with a focus on oversight, accountability, and protecting our most vulnerable Californians.