Governor may approve big changes to remedial education at California's community colleges

Four out of five California community college students must take a remedial math or English class at some point in their college career. For some, that’s largely repeating what they already learned in high school.

But under a proposed bill headed to the governor’s desk that passed unanimously Thursday in the state Legislature, many more students may soon avoid that path.

As published in EdSource.

Irwin receives honor from solar industry group

At its annual Solar and Storage Worker Day, the California Solar Energy Industries Association honored Assemblywoman Jacqui Irwin, D-Thousand Oaks, for her work to promote the growth of local solar and energy storage.

As published in the Ventura County Star.

Assemblymember Irwin's Statement on ending the DACA program

(Sacramento, CA) – “I’m appalled by today’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

 

Nearly 800,000 DACA recipients in the United States have now been put at risk of deportation, including close to 200,000 of them who currently reside in California.

 

Protecting Our Children from Identity Theft

(Sacramento) - Legislation authored by Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (D-Thousand Oaks) to protect children from identity theft is being implemented with help from State Attorney General Xavier Becerra.

MEDIA ADVISORY - Child Identity Theft Press Conference

 Freezing a child’s credit is now streamlined because of enacted Child Identity Theft Law
 

BACKGROUND: Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (D-Thousand Oaks) will hold a press conference in Sacramento with California Attorney General Xavier Becerra to discuss the results thus far of implementing AB 15