January 26, 2018

 

SACRAMENTO – California Senate Leader Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) and Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco), along with 22 Senate co-authors, have introduced Senate Resolution 74, formally endorsing an effort in the U.S. Senate to restore federal net neutrality protections. Next week, companion legislation to preserve net neutrality in California, SB 460, will be up for a vote on the state Senate floor.

 

January 24, 2018

 

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

January 23, 2018

SACRAMENTO California State Senate Leader Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) is calling on Congress to pass H.R. 4779 to protect voter-approved state cannabis industries and consumers from federal crackdowns under the Trump Administration.

January 22, 2018

 

SACRAMENTO - El líder del Senado estatal de California, Kevin de León (D-Los Ángeles), dio a conocer hoy la siguiente declaración:

"Una vez más, los líderes de nuestro partido en Washington han capitulado, han cedido y han vuelto a trazar una línea en la arena, aún más lejos de la justicia.

"Al negociar otro trato con Donald Trump y Mitch McConnell sin obtener nada definitivo a cambio, le hemos dado la espalda y roto nuestras promesas a 800,000 Dreamers y sus familias. Para ellos, más retrasos se traducen directamente en más deportaciones.

January 22, 2018

SACRAMENTO California State Senate Leader Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) released the following statement today:

“Once again, our party’s leaders in Washington have capitulated, compromised and redrawn a line in the sand even further away from justice.

“By cutting another fingers-crossed bargain with Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell while getting nothing definitive in return, we have turned our backs and broken our promises to 800,000 Dreamers and their families.  For them, more delays directly translate to more deportations.

January 17, 2018

SACRAMENTO – El Departamento de Inmigración y Aduanas, de acuerdo a informes, está agrupando a agentes de todo Estados Unidos mientras se prepara para lanzar las redadas de deportación más agresivas bajo la Administración Trump, en el Norte de California, en las próximas semanas.

January 17, 2018

SACRAMENTO – Immigration and Customs Enforcement is reportedly amassing agents from across the United States as it prepares to launch the most aggressive deportation raids under the Trump Administration in northern California in the coming weeks.

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen also confirmed in testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee this week that her department is exploring pressing criminal charges against state and local officials who implement “sanctuary” policies.

January 12, 2018

SACRAMENTO – California Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) issued the following statement in response to recent changes in federal law enforcement directives with respect to cannabis:

January 10, 2018

SACRAMENTO – California Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) and Senator Holly Mitchell (D-Los Angeles), Chair of the Senate Budget Committee, released the following statements today reacting to Governor Jerry Brown’s initial budget proposal.

January 09, 2018

SACRAMENTO – Este martes, la Bancada Demócrata del Senado votó unánimemente para seleccionar a la Senadora Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego) como la próxima Presidenta pro Tempore del Senado Estatal de California, sucediendo al Senador Kevin de León (D-Los Ángeles). La Presidenta pro Tempore-designada Atkins será formalmente elegida en el pleno del Senado y tomará posesión de su cargo el 21 de marzo, 2018.

El Presidente De León dio a conocer la siguiente declaración sobre el voto de hoy: