Press Release
Friday, August 28, 2015

SACRAMENTO - Today, Democratic Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) with 26 other members of the California Congressional Delegation, now a majority, came out in support for SB 32 and SB 350.

Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said:

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Legislation Clears Final Committee Hurdle

Thursday, 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.

Press Release
Thursday, 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.

Press Release
Wednesday, 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.

Press Release
Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Major California businesses announc their support of SB 32 (Pavley) and SB 350 (De León/Leno).

With the clock winding down on the legislative session, a group of major California businesses announced their support of SB 32 (Pavley) and SB 350 (De León/Leno) letter links here. <--letters linked.

At a Capitol press conference today, several companies spoke in support of the pending legislation VIDEO:

Media Advisory
Monday, August 24, 2015

SACRAMENTO – All Senate hearings are open for the public to attend, and now 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.

Hydraulic Fracturing and Well Stimulation Treatments in California –What the Science Says

Media Advisory
Monday, August 24, 2015

SACRAMENTO - With the clock winding down on the state legislative session, a group of major California businesses will be joining Senate leaders Tuesday, August 25, at an 11 A.M. press conference to urge passage of two key climate change bills that would extend California’s efforts to reduce carbon changing pollution well into the 21st century.

Press Release
Monday, August 24, 2015

SACRAMENTO - Today, nine past leaders of the California State Legislature came out in support for SB 32 and SB 350. The statements below include former Assembly Speakers John Perez, Karen Bass, Fabian Nuñez, Herb Wesson, Bob Hertzberg, and Antonio Villaraigosa, as well as former leaders of the Senate Darrell Steinberg, John Burton, and David Roberti.

John Perez, Assembly Speaker (2010- 2014):

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Forum highlights urgency to fix enforcement failures with SB 588, the Fair Day’s Pay Act

Friday, August 21, 2015

Senator De Leon at “Fair Day’s Pay” town hall