Press Releases

Friday, June 02, 2017

Sacramento, CA – Senate Bill 562, the proposal to create a single-payer health care system for California, has the best of intentions.

But I could not support it today because it was premature.

Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Senators Glazer and Hill co-author legislation to increase cap for reserve funds from 6% to 17%

Sacramento, CA – Local school districts would have more flexibility in managing their own money during economic downturns under legislation approved on Monday by the Senate.

Friday, April 07, 2017
Cites failure to ensure reliable transit and ineffective use of funds

I want to thank Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León, Sen. Jim Beall and Gov. Jerry Brown for their hard work in addressing the problem of crumbling roads and aging transportation systems.

Thursday, February 16, 2017
To Improve Facilities on CSU and UC Campuses

Sacramento -- For the first time in more than a decade, California voters would have the opportunity to approve higher education bonds to improve facilities on California State University and University of California campuses under legislation introduced Thursday by joint authors Sens.

Sunday, January 15, 2017
Asking President Obama to Exonerate Port Chicago 50

Walnut Creek, CA – Sen. Steve Glazer, D-Orinda, on Martin Luther King Day, Monday, will call on President Barack Obama to exonerate the Port Chicago 50, African American sailors wrongly convicted of mutiny in Concord, CA, during World War II.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Sen. Glazer honors Alameda County Sheriff Gregory Ahern for developing critical first responder platform

Tuesday, August 23, 2016
SB 412 offers priority registration and academic advising to students

Sacramento, CA – The Assembly on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved Sen. Steve Glazer’s groundbreaking legislation to smooth the way for California State University students to graduate in four years.

Friday, July 01, 2016
Key part of a historic gun reform package

Gov. Jerry Brown today signed into law Senator Steve Glazer’s legislation to ban the so-called bullet button, a key element of a historic gun reform package approved by the Legislature a day earlier.

Wednesday, April 20, 2016