Issues

  • Education

    “Ash has been an impressive member of the City Council, taking principled stands and getting things done for the people of San Jose. He has been a powerful voice in strengthening San Jose’s schools, supporting teachers and making a difference for students. We need more leaders like Ash in Sacramento to ensure that our public schools are preparing our children to succeed in a rapidly changing world.” —Tom Torlakson, State Superintendent of Public Instruction

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  • Transportation

    “With his record as a member of the VTA and Caltrain Boards of Directors, Ash has proven his passion and dedication to improving public transportation affordability and accessibility for all. He has been an advocate for bringing BART to Silicon Valley, better environmental standards, quality customer service and on-time schedules. I look forward to seeing what Ash will do in Sacramento to move California forward."
    — Norman Y. Mineta, Former U.S. Secretary of Transportation

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  • Housing Affordability & Homelessness

    "I have seen firsthand Ash’s compassion and hard work to help the homeless community here in Santa Clara County. Over the years, he has been a true partner in our community dedicated to issues of homelessness and housing affordability. I am sure that Ash Kalra will continue this work in Sacramento of collaborating with his peers and the community to create solutions to give this vulnerable community the help they need to get off the streets. That is why I am proud to support Ash in his campaign for State Assembly."
    —Jennifer Loving, Executive Director of Destination Home*

    *Title for identification purposes only

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  • Environment

     “No candidate in this race is a bigger champion for the environment than Ash Kalra. He has stood with us time and again to fight for strong protections for our communities, improved water conservation and better air quality, and he will work tirelessly to ensure California continues to be on the frontline of the fight against climate change. The California League of Conservation Voters is proud to endorse Ash for California State Assembly.” 

    —Sarah Rose, CEO, California League of Conservation Voters

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