Press Release

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Gloria Presses State Unemployment Officials at Budget Hearing, Urges Swift Action to Address Delays and Deficiencies

SACRAMENTO, CA – With Californians continuing to experience significant delays and inefficiencies in receiving unemployment benefits from the State’s Employee Development Department (EDD), California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) joined Assembly Budget Subcommittee #4 on State Administration today to get answers from state unemployment officials.

Thursday, May 21, 2020
Friday, May 8, 2020

Gloria Co-Authors Bill Streamlining Workers Comp Access for Public Safety, Healthcare Workers Who Contract COVID-19

SAN DIEGO, CA – California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) is pushing for more workplace protections for first responders and healthcare workers amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Today, Assemblymember Gloria announced his co-authorship of Assembly Bill 664 (AB 664), which would ensure firefighters, peace officers, healthcare employees, and other emergency management personnel can receive worker’s compensation benefits should they become infected with COVID-19.

Monday, May 4, 2020

California Assembly Set to Reconvene Monday, Gloria Looks to Address Unemployment, Testing, and Economic Recovery

SAN DIEGO, CA – As California enters its seventh week under a shelter in-place order and with millions in the State economically impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) is set to return to the State Capitol on Monday to further the State’s response and advocate for policies to rebuild California’s state and local economies.

Monday, April 27, 2020

200+ Small Business Owners Participate in Small Business Relief Webinar Hosted by Assemblymember Gloria, SBDC

SAN DIEGO, CA – Over 200 small businesses participated in an interactive webinar today hosted by California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) and the San Diego and Imperial Small Business Development Center (SBDC) to help small businesses access relief during the COVID-19 pandemic. This is the third webinar Assemblymember Gloria has hosted to help small businesses access assistance.

Monday, April 27, 2020

Gloria: “Protestors’ Blatant Ignoring of Public Health Guidelines Potentially Put Hundreds of People At-Risk”

SAN DIEGO, CA – After seeing visuals and receiving reports on yesterday’s “Freedom Rally” in Pacific Beach, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) issued the following statement:

Friday, April 24, 2020

Gloria, Colleagues Call for Millions in State Funds to Support Food Banks Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

SAN DIEGO, CA – California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) is leading a bipartisan effort to secure millions in state funding for California’s food banks. Today, Assemblymember Gloria sent a letter signed by 48 of his legislative colleagues to Governor Gavin Newsom requesting $32 million to bolster the resilience and long-term capacity of the State’s emergency food network.