NGP Releases a Statement Congratulating Senator Laphonza Butler as the Next United States Senator

For Immediate Release: Oct 03, 2023
Contact: Tyler Bushnell,

A Statement From NextGen Policy’s Executive Director, Arnold Sowell Jr.: 

SACRAMENTO – “NextGen is proud to congratulate Senator Laphonza Butler as the next United States Senator from the great state of California. Her appointment is a significant victory for our state and our nation, as we know Senator Butler to be a strong champion for working families, economic equity, the LBGT+ community, women, and people of color! The entire NextGen team celebrates our new Senator and we look forward to partnering with her on our mission to create a more prosperous, inclusive, climate-focused, and just California and nation for all.”


The mission of NextGen Policy and NextGen California is to fight for progressive policy change to address environmental, social, racial, gender, and economic inequities in California through justice-centered legislative advocacy, grassroots partnerships, and democratic civic engagement.