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  • A construction crew works on an elevated section of track for the high-speed rail system in Fresno in February. Photo: Michael Macor, The Chronicle

    Brown’s cap-and-trade deal could eventually kill high-speed rail

    Story By Kurtis Alexander | San Francisco Chronicle A last-minute deal that Gov. Jerry Brown made with Republican lawmakers to win support for a 10-year extension of his signature climate program could cost the governor another top priority: high-speed rail. In extending California’s cap-and-trade system of controlling greenhouse-gas emissions through 2030, lawmakers approved a Republican […]

  • Assemblyman Introduces Bill to Provide $500 Tax Deduction to Combat Crime

    Assemblyman Introduces Bill to Provide $500 Tax Deduction to Combat Crime

    Story by ECT | East County Today Assemblyman Marc Steinorth introduced legislation to help Californians defray the rising cost of combating crime. Steinorth’s Protect Our Homes Act (AB 54) will allow Californians to claim up to $500 in state income tax deductions for the cost of installing security alarms, fences, and surveillance systems. “Throughout our […]

  • Assemblyman Marc Steinorth Officially Wins Re-Election Bid

    Assemblyman Marc Steinorth Officially Wins Re-Election Bid

    Assemblyman “Excited to Get Back to Work” for the Inland Empire Rancho Cucamonga, CA — This morning, after more than two weeks of ballot counting Assemblyman Marc Steinorth has declared victory in the race represent the 40th Assembly District in the California Legislature. With 100% of the precincts reporting and most of the provisional ballots […]

  • Assemblyman Marc Steinorth Named California Small Business Association Legislator of the Year

    Assemblyman Marc Steinorth Named California Small Business Association Legislator of the Year

    The California Small Business Association (CSBA), a nonprofit and non-partisan organization that provides a voice for small businesses at all levels of government, has recently named Assemblyman Marc Steinorth the Legislator of the Year. The owner of Atlas Buying Group, Inc, Steinorth has dedicated his career to helping business owners start, manage and expand their […]

  • Firefighters Endorse Assemblyman Marc Steinorth

    Firefighters Endorse Assemblyman Marc Steinorth

    Rancho Cucamonga, CA — Assemblyman Marc Steinorth is proud to announce that he has received the endorsement of local and statewide firefighters organizations. “From battling raging infernos like the 37,000-acre Blue Cut fire to raising funds for charity, firefighters are our heroes,” said Steinorth. “I’m honored to have their endorsement in my re-election.” The endorsements […]

  • School Board Presidents Endorse Assemblyman Marc Steinorth

    School Board Presidents Endorse Assemblyman Marc Steinorth

    Rancho Cucamonga, CA — Assemblyman Marc Steinorth has made the improvement of education one of his priorities in the state Legislature, so it’s no surprise that leading educators in his district have pledged their support for his re-election. His endorsers include Redlands Unified School District Board President Patty Holohan, Alta Loma School District Board President […]

  • Assemblyman Marc Steinorth Condemns Allowing Incarcerated Felons to Vote

    Assemblyman Marc Steinorth Condemns Allowing Incarcerated Felons to Vote

    On Thursday, Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation to allow thousands of felons in county jails the ability to vote while incarcerated. The bill, AB 2466 (Weber), rewrites the definition of an eligible voter in California to include prisoners convicted of felonies who are currently serving their sentence in a county jail. The measure was opposed […]

  • Assemblyman Marc Steinorth effective, ought to be re-elected

    Marc Steinorth effective, ought to be re-elected

    Assemblyman Marc Steinorth faces one of the toughest re-election challenges among state legislators this year. Steinorth, a first-term Republican from Rancho Cucamonga, finished 2,244 votes behind his June primary opponent, Democrat Abigail Medina of San Bernardino. The Democratic Party is targeting Steinorth, along with fellow Republican Assemblyman David Hadley of Torrance, to try to win […]

  • Assemblyman Marc Steinorth Shocked by Veto of Disaster Assistance Funds for San Bernardino

    Assemblyman Marc Steinorth Shocked by Veto of Disaster Assistance Funds for San Bernardino

    Over the weekend, Governor Jerry Brown vetoed legislation that would have provided financial relief for one hundred percent of total eligible costs resulting from the December 2, 2015 terrorist attack at the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino. The bill, SB 1385 (Leyva), was co-authored by Assemblyman Marc Steinorth and received unanimous, bipartisan support in […]