Caucus News

Senator Bill Dodd

Sen. Dodd: Steady Eddy’s is Yolo County Small Business of the Year

July 28, 2021

Senator Melissa Hurtado

Hurtado urges Water Board to consider Central Valley impacts in water decision

July 27, 2021

SACRAMENTO, CA –Senator Melissa Hurtado (D-Sanger) sent the following letter to the State Water Resources Control Board today, urging the Board to consider the human economic and food-related impacts its proposed emergency water curtailment action could have on the Central Valley:

Senator Melissa Hurtado

Hurtado releases statement on slain Deputy Campas

July 26, 2021

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, Senator Melissa Hurtado (D-Sanger) released the following statement regarding the death of Kern County Sheriff Deputy Phillip Campas:

Senator Bill Dodd

Sen. Dodd: Refill Madness is Sonoma County Small Business of the Year

July 26, 2021

SONOMA – With the goal of reducing plastic waste, Jana Wang, co-owner of Refill Madness Sonoma, opened her shop during the pandemic, giving customers a safe place to fill their own containers with household goods such as soaps and lotions. For her effort to keep tons of plastic from local landfills, her store has been named Sonoma County Small Business of the Year for 2021 by Sen. Bill Dodd.

Senator Dave Cortese

Governor Signs Sen. Cortese’s Bills on Consumer Protection and Workers Rights

July 26, 2021

Governor Newsom signed the following bills from Senator Dave Cortese (D-San Jose) on Friday:

Senator Dave Min

Senator Dave Min’s Domestic Violence Survivors’ Justice Bill Signed by Governor

July 26, 2021

Senator Dave Min (D-Irvine) today thanked Governor Gavin Newsom for signing his domestic violence survivors’ justice bill into law.

Senator Maria Elena Durazo

Senator Durazo Responds to Governor Newsom Signing SB 51 to Create More Affordable Housing & Pathways to Home Ownership in El Sereno

July 24, 2021

LOS ANGELES – In response to Governor Gavin Newsom signing SB 51 on Friday, Senator Durazo issued the following statement:
 

Senator John Laird

Governor Newsom Signs HIV & Aging Act

July 23, 2021

Contact: Samantha Samuelsen
Samantha.Samuelsen@sen.ca.gov
SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, Governor Gavin Newsom announced the signing of Senate Bill 258, the HIV & Aging Act, authored by Senator John Laird (D – Santa Cruz). Senate Bill 258 will ensure HIV+ seniors are included in the definition of “greatest social need”.

Senator John Laird

Governor Newsom Signs Gender Neutral Legislation Updating Archaic References in State Law

July 23, 2021

Contact: Samantha Samuelsen
Samantha.Samuelsen@sen.ca.gov

Senator John Laird

Governor Signs Bill to Support Collaboration and Clean Energy Goals with Native American Tribes

July 23, 2021

Contact: Samantha Samuelsen – 916-651-4917
Samantha.Samuelsen@sen.ca.gov