Caucus News

Senator Isadore Hall, III

Senator Isadore Hall Measure Declaring November Nursing Home Caregiver Professionals and Long Term Care Provider Month Approved by State Senate

August 27, 2015

SACRAMENTO, CA -  The California State Senate today approved SCR 85 by Senator Isadore Hall, III (D – South Bay), declaring November 2015 Nursing Home Caregiver Professionals and Long Term Care Provider Month. The measure was approved on a bipartisan vote of 36 to 0.

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Senator Kevin de León

RELEASE: Pro Tem Bills Headed to the Assembly Floor

August 27, 2015

SACRAMENTO – The Assembly Appropriations Committee approved legislation today by Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles), including bills to combat climate change and increase access to clean energy, curb wage theft, improve the quality of child care for low-income families, and prevent sexual assaults.“I look forward to these bills being heard on the Assembly floor where I am confident their value to Californians will be apparent to my colleagues on the green carpet,” De León said.

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Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson

Jackson Bill to Prohibit Drones from Invading Our Privacy and Private Property Heads to the Governor

August 27, 2015

SACRAMENTO – A bill by State Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara) to prohibit drones from trespassing on private property without the owner’s permission and invading Californians’ privacy passed off the Senate floor today. The vote was 21-10. The bill passed off the Assembly floor earlier this week on a bipartisan, 56-13 vote.

Senate Bill 142 now heads to Governor Jerry Brown’s desk.

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Senator Mark Leno

Senate Passes Senator Leno’s E-Cigarette Bill

August 27, 2015

SB X2-5 Prohibits Smoking of E-Cigarettes at Workplaces, Schools, Restaurants and Hospitals

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Senator Kevin de León

RELEASE: Small Business Organizations Continue to Support Pro Tem De León’s SB 350

August 27, 2015

SACRAMENTO – The parade of California businesses supporting Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León’s climate-change measure, SB 350, continued Wednesday with the endorsement of a statewide network of micro-business development organizations.

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Senator Robert M. Hertzberg

SENATE SPOTLIGHT: Sen. Bob Hertzberg

August 26, 2015
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Senator Fran Pavley

Sens. Feinstein, Boxer back Pavley - De León climate pollution bills

August 26, 2015

SACRAMENTO --  Today, U.S. Senators Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer (both D-CA) came out in support of two major climate and clean energy bills that are before the state Legislature, SB 32 and SB 350, and sent this open letter to members of the California State Assembly.Signed letter attached, text below.Open Letter to the California State Assembly on Senate Bill 350 and Senate Bill 32

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Senator Fran Pavley

Sens. Feinstein, Boxer back Pavley - De León climate pollution bills

August 26, 2015

SACRAMENTO --  Today, U.S. Senators Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer (both D-CA) came out in support of two major climate and clean energy bills that are before the state Legislature, SB 32 and SB 350, and sent this open letter to members of the California State Assembly.Signed letter attached, text below.

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Senator Kevin de León

RELEASE: Senators Feinstein and Boxer Urge Assembly To Act on Climate By Passing SB 32 and SB 350

August 26, 2015

SACRAMENTO - Today, U.S. Senators Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer (both D-CA) came out in support of two major climate and clean energy bills that are before the state Legislature, SB 32 and SB 350, and sent this open letter to members of the California State Assembly.

Signed letter linked here, text below.

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Senator Tony Mendoza

MEDIA ADVISORY

August 26, 2015

Sacramento – Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia) will host a Labor Day Family Picnic for the community on Saturday, September 5th, at Artesia Park, 18750 Clarkdale Avenue, Artesia, California. The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
“It is with great pleasure that I invite the community to my 2015 Labor Day Family Picnic on Saturday, September 5th at Artesia Park. We will have food and refreshments and activities for the whole family. I look forward to seeing many friends and community members at the picnic,” said Senator Tony Mendoza.

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