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Monday, November 28, 2016

The Wells Fargo fraud has resulted in $185 million in penalties so far. But has the Bank taken steps to hold those accountable? My hearing of the Senate Banking Committee yesterday revealed that over 480 Branch Managers were also fired for engaging in illegal behavior.

Friday, November 04, 2016

It was unfair that the federal government was clawing back bonuses it had mistakenly given to California’s Army National Guard members who took them in good faith.

Friday, October 28, 2016

It was my privilege to present a commendation to the management team of Planned Parenthood Nor Cal and their parent organization on the occasion of their 100th anniversary.  The Legislative resolution, co-authored by Senators Loni Hancock and Lois Wolk and Assembly members Catharine Baker, Susan

Friday, October 14, 2016
A great public dedication ceremony to celebrate fixes to dangerous conditions

It was exciting to gather on Mount Diablo, the majestic centerpiece of Senate District 7, to celebrate completion of the Mount Diablo State Park Road Safety Improvements project.

Monday, October 03, 2016
Effort by Sen. Glazer leads to $366,000 in new striping, warning signs for bicyclists

The steep, narrow and scenic roads of Mount Diablo State Park attract growing legions of bicyclists, but they ride in danger of colliding with cars — especially on the many blind curves.

Thursday, September 22, 2016
New Pathway for California State University Students to Graduate in Four Years

Sacramento, CA – Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday signed Senate Bill 412, Sen. Steve Glazer’s California Promise, a landmark bill that will pave a new pathway for more California State University students to graduate in four years.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Senate Bill 412 would create new pathways to on-time graduation for CSU students

Monday, August 22, 2016
Key to keeping student debt down is graduating -- and the faster the better, college president says

Los Angeles Times photo: Students at USC

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

How would you like to make tens of thousands of dollars on top of your regular salary? All you have to do is get a job at BART, according to a

Thursday, April 21, 2016
Sacramento Bee editorial: Legislation to help some students graduate on time fails, amid California Faculty Association opposition; Senate Education Committee rejects legislation, as two Democrats vote ‘no’ and two duck the vote

This Sacramento Bee editorial chronicles a disappointing setback with my California Promise legislation, but my effort to help students to graduate in four years will continue on.