Welcome

Welcome to my legislative website. It is continuously updated so that you can stay informed about my activities as the Senator for the 7th Senate District.

It is an honor to have this opportunity to serve my community. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any comments, questions or concerns that you may have with the district—or with your state government.

I hope that you find this website informative and that you return regularly to see what is happening in our community

Steve Glazer 
Representing the 7th District

 


Contra Costa Times
Wednesday, February 03, 2016

WALNUT CREEK -- Saying BART has been irresponsible with its money over time, a group of East Bay elected officials called on BART to renegotiate its 2013 employee contracts before going to voters in November with a $3 billion bond measure to pay for rail system improvements.

"There have been decades of shortsighted fiscal and management decisions," said state Sen. Steve Glazer, D-Orinda, who led a news conference at the Walnut Creek BART station Wednesday.

San Francisco Chronicle
Wednesday, February 03, 2016

State Sen. Steve Glazer, elected on a relentless campaign to prevent strikes by BART workers, threatened Wednesday to oppose an expected November bond measure to fund improvements to the transit system.

First Stop: Orinda
Saturday, January 23, 2016

Sen. Steve Glazer co-hosted a town hall meeting with Assemblywoman Catharine Baker in Orinda on January 23 to discuss their legislative priorities for 2016. It was one of five that the two East Bay legislators have scheduled together.

Thursday, January 07, 2016

Sacramento – “I appreciate the Governor’s careful stewardship of California’s finances in his proposed budget. In particular, I applaud him for setting aside money into the rainy day fund for future economic downturns. The Governor continues to offer critical support for our public schools by providing billions more for K-12 education. I also support his call for a tuition freeze for CSU and UC and for advancing our efforts to improve our four-year college graduation rates.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

It’s time for State Parks to take action to protect cyclists and motorists visiting Mt. Diablo. We need to act quickly and double stripe center lines on Mt. Diablo roads. Learn about the issue in this news report from KGO Reporter Dan Noyes.

Glazer Champions Ride-sharing and Home-sharing Bill on Senate Floor

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Sen. Steve Glazer shepherded AB 229, a bill allowing state employees to use ride-sharing and home-sharing services, through the Senate on a 25-11 vote. Here is the debate that preceded the vote.