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Monday, January 22, 2018

AB 1248 by Assemblymember Gloria to Preserve Students’ Rights to Cultural Expression Passes Assembly, Sent to State Senate

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, the California State Assembly passed legislation authored by California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) that would protect the rights of California students to wear items of cultural significance on graduation day. AB 1248 received bipartisan approval on the Assembly Floor with a vote of 68-1 and will now head to the State Senate for consideration.

Friday, January 12, 2018

SAN DIEGO, CA – California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) issued this statement after Orr Yakobi, a UC San Diego student under the DACA program, was released from federal custody today.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Gloria Brings Back Legislation to Preserve Students’ Rights to Freedom of Expression, Bill Clears First Hurdle in Assembly Education Committee

SACRAMENTO, CA – California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) announced today that he has reintroduced legislation to protect the rights of California students to wear items of cultural significance on graduation day – a practice previously prohibited in some school districts across California. After being vetoed by the Governor last year, the bill has been reintroduced as AB 1248 and received its first approval today by the Assembly Education Committee.

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

California Assemblymembers, Mexican Officials to Meet for Discussions on Immigration, Cap-and-Trade, Cross-Border Pollution, and More

SACRAMENTO, CA – California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) will join a select delegation of Assemblymembers for a four-day mission to Mexico starting tomorrow to strengthen and reinforce California’s crucial relationship with its southern neighbor.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Gloria Rises in Assembly Leadership & Receives New Appointment to Serve on Assembly Housing Committee

SACRAMENTO, CA – Heading into his second year of service in the State Legislature, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) was appointed today by Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) as the Majority Whip of the California State Assembly.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) convenes a hearing of the Assembly Select Committee on Housing Affordability for the Middle and Working Class in San Diego, CA. The subject of this hearing is housing needs for employees in metropolitan and urban areas.

Monday, November 20, 2017

SAN DIEGO, CA – California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) issued the following statement today on the allegations of sexual harassment against Assemblymember Raul Bocanegra:

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Gloria Blasts House GOP for Approving ‘Tax Reform’ Plan that Takes from America’s Working and Middle Class to Give to the Wealthy

SAN DIEGO, CA – California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) issued the following statement today after House GOP passed its ‘tax reform’ plan:  

Thursday, November 2, 2017

As excerpted from the San Diego Union Tribune:

San Diegans who make too much to qualify for traditional affordable housing but not enough to rent in many places will get some help next year through a new pilot program. Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill introduced by Assemblyman Todd Gloria, D-San Diego, that authorizes the San Diego Housing Commission to work with developers and property owners to include middle-income earners in projects that also include low-income housing.

Friday, October 27, 2017

CPUC Gives Green Light to Extend Park Boulevard to Harbor Drive, Decision Can Finally Link Balboa Park to San Diego Bay

SAN DIEGO, CA – A direct vehicular link between Balboa Park and the San Diego Bay could finally be a reality following an approval by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC). California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego), as the state representative for both Downtown San Diego and Balboa Park, announced today that the CPUC has granted the petition by the City of San Diego to modify the Park Boulevard and Harbor Drive railroad crossing and open it to vehicular traffic.