“This was an important victory for young aspiring college students. SB 141 would allow U.S. born children forced out of the country, at no fault of their own, to pursue the American Dream and get a quality education,” said Correa. Continue reading
State Senator Lou Correa
Sacramento, CA – State Senator Lou Correa (D – Santa Ana), joined by state-wide law enforcement and victims’ rights groups, announced the establishment of a working group with the Chair of Senate Public Safety Committee, Senator Loni Hancock (D-Berkeley), to amend Senate Bill 289, a measure that would equip law enforcement and district attorneys to arrest and prosecute drivers under the influence of drugs. Continue reading
Reserve and complete any Heritage Museum educational field trip by October 31, 2013 and five students from your group attend for free!
You must have a minimum of 20 students in your group. This promotion does not carry over beyond October 31st if you revise the date of your visit.
Read more here: Heritage Museum of Orange County
Santa Ana, CA—In an effort to bring health awareness to the community, Senator Lou Correa will be collaborating with the Vietnamese Community Health organization of UCLA, to host the Community Health Fair for residents of Orange County on May 5th, 2013 from 9:00am to 1:00pm at the Board room of Rancho Santiago Community College District – 2323 North Broadway, Santa Ana (at the corner of Main and Santa Clara). Continue reading
Heritage Museum of OC has been invited to participate in the 2013 Business4Better Expo to be held at the Anaheim Convention Center on May 1-2, 2013.
Join thousands of people who are embracing their social responsibility and partnering with non-profit organizations around the globe! Continue reading
SACRAMENTO, CA – In his continued outreach and assistance to small businesses, Senator Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) announced that the California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority) will host a series of statewide workshops to help certify small businesses that want to participate in the statewide high-speed rail project. The Authority will provide small businesses with hands-on technical assistance which includes on-the-spot certification that can be completed online. Participants will also receive pertinent information on upcoming procurement opportunities around the state that would be of interest to their businesses. Continue reading
State Senator Lou Correa, April 24, 2013
Sacramento, CA –Supported by coalition of state-wide manufacturers, local agencies, and independent businesses, State Senator Lou Correa (D–Santa Ana) announced the passage of Senate Bill 376 from the Senate Governance and Finance Committee.
“Manufacturing in California is in a crisis and I applaud the members of the committee for recognizing the need to incentivize businesses to remain and expand in California,” said Correa. “SB 376 is about keeping businesses open and people working,” added Correa. Continue reading
Sacramento, CA – Senator Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) made the following comment with the passage of Senate Resolution 13 (Correa, 2013”), which declares April 2013 as Autism Awareness month:
“I am proud that my colleagues in the Senate joined me in support of bringing greater awareness to Autism. As we have learned, Autism Spectrum Disorders are on the rise and new data suggests that Autism now affects 1 in 50 children. Families, especially in underserved communities, feel helpless and distressed by the lack of resources,” said Correa. “We must enact policies that expand needed supports and services and help families understand what programs are available to them,” he added. Continue reading
Sacramento—Senator Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) joined NFL legend and national chairman of 9-1-1 for Kids, Tim Brown, to honor youth heroes and dispatchers heroes at the State Capitol in recognition of those who gallantly and intrepidly called 9-1-1 to help save a life or report a crime.
“As a parent, I appreciate how important it is to teach our young children on how and when to call 9-1-1 in an emergency. Teaching parents, children and senior citizens about 9-1-1 correctly can and does save lives,” said Correa. Continue reading
Calling all princesses! Time to dust off the tiara because you are invited to a princess tea under the shade pavilion at Heritage Museum of Orange County. Both a children’s and adult’s tea menu will be offered. Come dressed in your favorite princess attire and expect all things grand including a visit from our very own Fairy Godmother! Of course princes and Prince Charming’s are also welcome! After all, where would we be without them? Finally, our tea will end with a royal parade. Continue reading
Curated by Martha Lourdes Rocha & Emily D. A. Tyler
Saturday, May 4 – Sunday, July 14, 2013
Saturday, May 4, 2013, 6 – 7 p.m.
Join the curators for an informal discussion with the artists as part of GCAC’s ongoing public program event series Conversations. Continue reading
April 04, 2013
SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, State Senator Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana) introduced Senate Concurrent Resolution (SCR) 34 which designates April 23 through April 30, 2013 as “Black April Memorial Week,” in commemoration of the countless American and Vietnamese lives lost during the Vietnam War era.
“Nearly 60,000 U.S. service members and millions of Vietnamese lost their lives during the Vietnam War. It is imperative that we recognize their sacrifice and never forget this tragedy,” said Senator Correa. Continue reading
(SANTA ANA, CA) – Various community leaders and non-profit organizations are working together to hold a forum for parents of children with disabilities to talk about the rights from birth through the education process. For parents who have children with disabilities, the moment they realize that their child has a disability; parents face a new adversity in learning about all the possible resources to help their son or daughter. Sometimes state program or the education system does not provide thorough information concerning the rights of a child with disabilities and parents have many questions their rights as a parent.
This is why Senator Lou Correa in collaboration with Angels of Hope, The Regional Center of Orange County, AbilityFirst Anaheim, Anaheim Union High School district and Dr. April Lopez with Stadium Chiropractic & State Council Developmental Disabilities Board will hold several “Parents of Children with Disabilities Forums”: Continue reading
Santa Ana, CA – In an effort to address Autism and related disorders, Senator Lou Correa with the Orange County Autism Regional Taskforce (OCART) invite you to an Autism Town Hall Meeting on April 18, 2013 6pm-8pm at the Regional Center of Orange County, located at 1525 N. Tustin Ave., Santa Ana, CA 92705.
This Town Hall will include a public forum for legislative recommendations that OCART will submit to the California Senate an effort to change how the state provides services to people with Autism and related disorders. Continue reading