Press Releases

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Today, after the State of the State address by Governor Gavin Newsom, Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (D – Thousand Oaks) introduced Assembly Bill 2506, which creates a stand-alone Housing Agency, with a Cabinet-level Secretary, charged with overseeing all activities related to housing.

Friday, October 11, 2019

Sacramento – Today, Governor Gavin Newsom signed three of Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin’s (D – Thousand Oaks) bills aimed at strengthening gun safety in California.

Friday, September 27, 2019

CAMARILLO –  John Jackson has served the veterans of Ventura County by working as a Veterans Claims Officer for the last 13 years. He was recognized as the 2019 Veteran of the Year for the 44th Assembly District at a ceremony in the district yesterday.

Friday, September 13, 2019

SACRAMENTO – A bill protecting victims of natural disasters from an unexpected property tax increase was approved by the California Legislature last week and is now awaiting signature by Governor Gavin Newsom.

Assembly Bill (AB) 885, authored by Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (D – Thousand Oaks), would provide much needed tax relief to property owners who have lost their home or business in a natural disaster and wish to rebuild on the same plot of land.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Sacramento – Back in February, Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (D – Thousand Oaks) introduced Assembly Bill 645, a bill to reduce firearm related suicides.

“There has been a startling increase in firearm suicides throughout California and the nation,” said Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin. “While, we will never know what saves the lives of those in crisis, it is our goal that connecting people with the help they need will reduce the amount of gun-related suicide deaths. On this National Suicide Prevention Day, I urge Governor Newsom to sign this bill to save lives.”

Wednesday, August 14, 2019


SACRAMENTO, CA –The California Association of Veteran Service Agencies (CAVSA) announced California State Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin as the 2019 CAVSA Legislator of the Year in recognition of her invaluable contributions to the veteran community.