What has Jerry Brown and the Democratic Majority
done in the last three years?
• Delivered a balanced budget for the first time in more than 10 years and ended the cuts to education funding
• Gave more than 1 million working Californians a raise by raising the minimum wage, starting July 2014
• Passed the California DREAM Act, expanding opportunity for all students across California and setting an example for the nation to follow.
• Gov. Brown signed the Climate Change Pact together with the governors of Oregon, Washington and British Columbia to reduce greenhouse gases and promote clean energy.
• Passed the School Success and Opportunity Act, ensuring transgender youth have the opportunity to fully participate and succeed in schools across the state.
• Passed the Homeowners Bill of Rights, allowing more Californians to stay in their homes by keeping banks from foreclosing on families during loan modification.
• Passed legislation granting drivers licenses to undocumented immigrants contributing to local communities.
• Expanded access to safe family planning options for women in underserved rural areas.
• Passed the Middle Class Scholarship, which slashed student fees at UC and CSU by up to 40% for families making under $100,000.
• Implemented online voter registration, making it easier for Californians to register to vote.