Press Releases

Friday, November 01, 2019
Says PGE should pay for Contra Costa fire damage due to electrical line failures

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Friday, June 21, 2019
Harriet Richardson will bring independent oversight of BART Operations


Wednesday, May 22, 2019
To Build Classrooms, Labs & Libraries on CSU & UC Campuses

SACRAMENTO – For the first time in more than a decade, California voters could get the chance to approve higher education bonds to improve classrooms, labs and libraries on California State University and University of California campuses under legislation approved by the Senate

Thursday, January 10, 2019

SACRAMENTO – Sen. Steve Glazer, D-Orinda, released this response today to Gov. Gavin Newsom’s budget proposal:

Thursday, December 20, 2018

ORINDA – The state’s top political watchdog on Thursday asked local district attorneys and the attorney general to prosecute BART for its illegal use of public funds for political purposes.

Monday, October 01, 2018

SACRAMENTO – California will become the first state in the nation to give small business owners the same protections that Truth in Lending laws have given consumer borrowers for more than half a century, under legislation signed Sunday by Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

SACRAMENTO – “I have serious concerns about the federal government’s consideration of a massive immigrant detention camp at the former Concord Naval Weapons Station.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

SACRAMENTO – “The American labor movement has been an important force for securing and protecting the rights of working people.

Friday, June 08, 2018

SACRAMENTO – “In today’s budget agreement, Governor Jerry Brown and Legislative leaders made a good start in committing to full funding for the California State University and University of California.