Richard Bloom at a Budget Subcommittee #3 hearing on March 1, 2017.
On Thursday, June 15, the Legislature passed the 2017-18 State Budget after six months of deliberation, including 84 committee hearings. The Legislature passed the $125.1 billion budget balanced and on-time for the seventh consecutive year.
Assemblymember Bloom serves as the Chair of the Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Resources and Transportation, which was directly responsible for the appropriations in the areas of natural resources and transportation.
For more detailed information about the 2017-18 State Budget, including budget bill analyses and committee reports, click here.
You can also obtain various budget documents by visiting the California Department of Finance which produces the Governor's budget proposals and budget revisions or by visiting the Legislative Analyst's Office, a non-partisan fiscal and policy advisor to the Legislature and Governor.