Committees and Caucuses

Senator Cortese serves on the following Senate committees:

  • Senate Labor, Public Employment and Retirement Committee, Chair
  • Budget and Fiscal Review Committee
  • Budget and Fiscal Review Subcommittee 5 on Corrections, Public Safety, Judiciary, Labor and Transportation 
  • Education Committee
  • Housing Committee
  • Transportation Committee
  • Human Services Committee


Senator Cortese serves on the following select committees:

  • Senate Select Committee on Mental Health and Addiction
  • Senate Select Committee on Student Success
  • Senate Select Committee on Preparing California's Future Workforce 
  • Metropolitan Transportation Commission Blue Ribbon Transit Recovery Task Force
  • Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission


Senator Cortese is member of the following caucuses:

  • Technology and Innovation Caucus
  • Bay Area Caucus
  • Mental Health Caucus
  • Democratic Caucus
  • Outdoor Sporting Caucus
  • California Native American Legislative Caucus
  • Mental Health and Addiction Caucus