Press Releases

Monday, November 30, 2020

Contra Costa County – On Thanksgiving eve, BART announced a tentative labor contract with their represented groups, after secret negotiations were held during BART Directors’ campaign elections.

Friday, October 30, 2020
Praises new IG fraud hotline

ORINDA – Senator Steve Glazer, D-Contra Costa, on Friday called on BART’s management and board to embrace the transit district’s first Inspector General’s efforts to look for waste, fraud and abuse in the sprawling agency.

Friday, August 14, 2020
Senator Urges Final State Assembly Passage of Bill to Raise Fines for Short Term Rentals

 

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Senator Steve Glazer, D-Contra Costa, released this statement on the Senate’s consideration of ACA 5:

 

I have fought all of my life to try to ensure that no one was discriminated against because of race, sex or national origin.

Monday, June 22, 2020
Halloween Mass Shooting in Orinda Sparked Senator Glazer's SB 1049, Which Would Deter Unsafe Behavior

SACRAMENTO – The Senate on Monday approved Senator Steve Glazer’s bill to deter people from taking advantage of short-term rentals to host disruptive and unsafe house parties.

Wednesday, January 08, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Senators Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, Steve Glazer, D-Orinda, and 15 other Bay Area legislators on Wednesday urged Gov.

Wednesday, January 08, 2020

SACRAMENTO – Senators Steve Glazer, D-Contra Costa, and Mike McGuire, D-Healdsburg, unveiled legislation on Wednesday to help Californians deal with some of the worst effects of power outages until PG&E and other utilities can ensure that they can keep the lights on during da

Friday, November 22, 2019

Sen. Steve Glazer today proposed new legislation that would help Californians deal with some of the worst effects of power outages until PG&E and other utilities can ensure that they can keep the lights on during dangerous high-wind conditions.

Glazer was joined by Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan, D-Orinda, local mayors, and the CEO of the San Ramon Valley Medical Center.

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

State Sen.

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

SACRAMENTO – Sen.