Press Release
Thursday, June 23, 2016

SACRAMENTOCalifornia Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) released the following statement on the Supreme Court’s deadlocked ruling in the U.S. v. Texas case:

Press Release

Important Milestone in California’s Leadership on Renewable Energy

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

SACRAMENTOCalifornia Senate Leader Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) and Senators Bill Monning (D-Carmel) and Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara) released the following statements on the announcement by Pacific Gas & Electric, the country’s second largest utility, to shut down its Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant located near San Luis Obispo by 2024.

California Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles):

Media Advisory

SACRAMENTO – Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles), Chair of the Senate Rules Committee, has announced the following Rules Committee appointments:

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Appointed June 20, 2016

Rachel Buenviaje, an Independent from Redondo Beach, was appointed to the Commission on Asian and Pacific Islander American Affairs. She is a Marketing Manager for Nike, Inc. She is also a member of Search to Involve Pilipino Americans, Filipino Women's Network, Culture Shock LA, and Women in Sports & Events. Her term end date is January 1, 2020 and compensation is reimbursement of actual and necessary travel expenses.

Press Release
Wednesday, June 15, 2016

SACRAMENTO – California Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) and Senate Budget Chair Mark Leno (D-San Francisco) released the following statements regarding the Senate’s passage of the 2016-17 state budget. Learn more about key components of the budget agreement at focus.senate.ca.gov/budget.

Senate Leader de León:

Press Release
Monday, June 13, 2016

 

SACRAMENTO – Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) today congratulated the California Film Commission as it launched year two of the retooled and expanded film and TV tax credit program by naming the first round of recipients for the new fiscal year.

Media Advisory
Monday, June 13, 2016

SACRAMENTO – All Senate hearings are open for the public to attend, and every Capitol hearing is viewable via livestream on the Senate homepage http://senate.ca.gov. A video archive of hearings going back to 2005 is available via http://senate.ca.gov/media-archive. More information on upcoming hearings is available at http://senate.ca.gov/senate-oversight-hearings/upcoming.

Press Release
Sunday, June 12, 2016

SACRAMENTO – California Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de Leon (D-Los Angeles) released the following statement on the attack in Orlando:

"Yet again. 

"A mass shooting happens across the nation but we always feel it right in our hearts. My heart right now aches tremendously for the families of the victims in Orlando. These were real lives that were lost, not just a number, and I can only imagine the infinite sea of sorrow this terrible tragedy has caused. 

Press Release
Friday, June 10, 2016

LOS ANGELES – California Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de Leon (D-Los Angeles) released the following statement following the passage of the Budget Conference Committee report: 

Press Release
Friday, June 10, 2016

SACRAMENTO – Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) and Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) released the following statement following the passage of the Budget Conference Committee report:

Media Advisory
Tuesday, June 07, 2016

SACRAMENTO – All Senate hearings are open for the public to attend, and every Capitol hearing is viewable via livestream on the Senate homepage http://senate.ca.gov. A video archive of hearings going back to 2005 is available via http://senate.ca.gov/media-archive. More information on upcoming hearings is available at http://senate.ca.gov/senate-oversight-hearings/upcoming.