Press Releases

Assemblymember Bauer-Kahan’s AB 2626 Will Bring Relief to School Districts Rushing to Close the “Digital Divide” for Students With No Access to Remote Learning

Monday, May 18, 2020

Assemblymember Bauer-Kahan advances AB 2626 out of the Assembly Committee on Revenue and Taxation with bi-partisan support to bring financial relief to school districts purchasing critical distance learning tools for students.

Important Informaton and Resources Regarding COVID-19

Monday, March 16, 2020

My office is working closely with county and state officials so that you have access to the most up-to-date information around COVID-19, visit my webpage for the latest information about Coronavirus:

As always, please feel free to reach out to staff at my district office with any questions, comments, issues or suggestions. or (925) 328-1515

Assembly District 16 Lunch Programs During School Closures

Sunday, March 15, 2020

The following School Districts in Assembly District 16 have announced lunch programs during school closures.

We will continue to update this if there is a change in locations or more districts announce programs.    

SRVUSD - food is available for students who qualify for federal lunch program at John Baldwin Elem (Danville) and Walt Disney Elem (San Ramon) for pick up between 11:30 am and 1 pm M-F

Nation’s First and Only Select Committee on Women’s Reproductive Health to Hold Second Hearing Tomorrow

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Hearing on Wednesday in Sacramento Addressing Barriers to Providing Care

SACRAMENTO – Tomorrow, the nation’s first and only Select Committee on Women’s Reproductive Health, Chaired by Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan (D-16), will hold its second hearing in Sacramento at the State Capitol.


$750,000 in State Funding Secured For Illegal Dumping Pilot Program for Contra Costa and Alameda Counties

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Funding secured by efforts of Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan, Alameda District Attorney Nancy O’Malley and Contra Costa District Attorney Diana Becton

(Oakland) Today, Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan (D-Orinda) joined Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley, Contra Costa District Attorney Diana Becton, Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley and Contra Costa County Supervisor Burgis to announce funding for a one-year pilot program to combat illegal dumping in the two counties.