California Senate President Kevin de Leon issued the following statement today on the death of former state Senator Tom Hayden:
“I am deeply saddened by the death of Tom Hayden, a former state Senator and long-time friend. We have lost a strong and passionate voice for social justice, the environment, global peace, and a strong democracy.
“A legislator for 18 years, 10 in the Assembly and eight in the Senate before terming out in 2000, Tom distinguished himself as a paragon of political integrity and a great intellect.
SACRAMENTO – The California Strategic Growth Council has announced the award recipients of nearly $300 million generated from California’s cap and trade greenhouse gas reduction program for the development of transit-oriented housing projects throughout the state.
El Proyecto de Ley SB 1234 del Presidente Pro Tem De León, Crea el Programa de Ahorros para la Jubilación “Secure Choice” (Opción Segura), dirigido a los Trabajadores del Sector Privado
Pro Tem de Leon’s SB 1234 Creates Secure Choice Retirement Savings Program for Private-Sector Workers
SACRAMENTO – California Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León released the following statement regarding the South Coast Air Quality Management District’s proposal to hike vehicle registration fees to pay for pollution reduction:
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - Today California Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León released the following statement responding to Governor Brown signing AB 1066 (Gonzalez) and SB 1015 (Leyva):
Senate President Pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) is leading a legislative delegation this week on the second annual policy mission to Mexico City, intended to bolster policy and economic collaboration, and foster trade and good will.
SACRAMENTO – California Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) issued the following statement today on the historic accomplishments of the California State Senate in 2016: