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RIVERSIDE, CA – To implement Proposition 39 passed by the voters, Campaign Co-Chair Senator Kevin de León is convening the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Fiscal Oversight and Bonded Indebtedness on Friday, April 5, 2013 in Riverside. The hearing will examine the best ways to implement Proposition 39 to create jobs and improve schools.
Friday, April 5th
Riverside Adult School – Board Room
6735 Magnolia Avenue, Riverside
LOS ANGELES – Californians are strongly in favor of keeping ammunition out of the wrong hands according to the USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times Poll released today conducted by Democratic polling firm Greenberg Quinlan Rosner and Republican polling firm American Viewpoint. A clear majority, 79% and an overwhelming majority of gun owners, 66% want to require ammunition buyers to provide a thumbprint and ID for background checks.
FRESNO, CA – To implement Proposition 39 passed by the voters, Campaign Co-Chair Senator Kevin de León is convening the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Fiscal Oversight and Bonded Indebtedness on Thursday, March 7, 2013 in Fresno. The hearing will examine the best ways to implement Proposition 39 to create jobs and improve schools.
Thursday, March 7
2p.m. – 5p.m.
Hugh Burns State Building – Assembly Room
2550 Mariposa Mall, Fresno, CA 93721
SACRAMENTO – The director of the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) met with the Senators today and pledged to work with Senate investigators exploring allegations that the agency has not properly enforced state regulations.
“Retirement Insecurity: Can We Meet the Generational and Global Challenges?”
SACRAMENTO – Giving economically disadvantaged infants a fighting start to life, the California WIC Association is pleased to announce Senator Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) has introduced Senate Bill 402, legislation helping disintegrate barriers for babies and mothers.
“Today I introduced legislation that could be a vehicle for a Park Bond Initiative to appear on a future ballot. I do so mindful of our need to carefully manage the state’s bonded indebtedness but also realize that we have a severe park space deficiency, especially in the most economically challenged areas of the state.”
SACRAMENTO, CA – Responding to alleged mismanagement and enforcement lapses at the California Department of Toxic and Substance Control (DTSC), that have permitted toxic waste to be dumped into public streams and leaked into our air, Senator Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) and Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Long Beach) have called for an investigation by the Senate Office of Oversight and Outcomes.
Framework to Advance Jobs, Schools & our Environment
Senator De León and colleagues call for Senate investigation of the report by the Senate Oversight and Outcomes.