Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Assemblymember Marc Berman presents Nicholas Vaccari, a survivor of Moyamoya disease, with a resolution commemorating Moyamoya Awareness Day. Earlier this year Berman introduced Assembly Concurrent Resolution 73, which recognizes May 6th as Moyamoya Awareness Day in California. Read more here on Scope by Stanford Medicine

Friday, July 7, 2017

I recently served on a panel of speakers at a self-driving car event in Silicon Valley and met a fellow panelist, Assemblyman Marc Berman, known for his savvy awareness about self-driving cars. During the panel, Marc offered numerous insights that showcased his prowess in understanding the nature of where self-driving cars are today and where they are heading.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Assemblymember Marc Berman honors Philippe Rey of Adolescent Counseling Services in recognition of California Nonprofits Day. Read more on The Patch.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto) is pleased to announce that Governor Brown signed the 2017-18 budget today, which allocates $4 million from the General Fund to the Butano Channel Restoration and Resiliency Project in coastal San Mateo County.

“This funding will directly impact constituents in the 24th Assembly District by addressing annual flooding that, due to decades of sediment build-up in the marsh, shuts down the main road into Pescadero after even the smallest rainfall,” said Berman.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Assemblymember Marc Berman discusses autonomous vehicle regulations. Read more here on the Silconeer or on aitrends.

Saturday, June 17, 2017

STATE RECOGNITION ... Ada's Cafe was selected by state Assemblyman Marc Berman as the 24th Assembly District's Small Business of the Year. Representatives from the coffee shop went to Sacramento on Monday, June 5, where they received the award during a lunchtime ceremony attended by about 500 people. Berman recognized the business for its commitment to hire adults with developmental disabilities and its research in best practices to provide "meaningful employment" for them.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto) released the following statement in response to passage of the 2017-18 state budget:

Monday, June 5, 2017

Assemblymember Marc Berman honors Kathleen Foley-Hughes of Ada's Café and Catering in recognition of California Small Business Day. Read more on Palo Alto Online.

Monday, May 22, 2017

Federal transportation authorities announced Monday that Caltrain will get the $647 million it needs to electrify the commuter line, which runs from San Francisco to Gilroy. U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao will sign a deal disbursing the money over the next five years. The federal dollars will cover about a third of the $2 billion project. The state and local government agencies will have to drum up the rest of the money.

Monday, May 22, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto) released the following statement in response to the Federal Transit Administration’s approval of funding for the Caltrain Modernization Peninsula Corridor Electrification Project.