Press Release

Friday, April 13, 2018
Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Legislation to Increase Low and Middle Income Housing Production Near Public Transit Receives Green Light from Key Assembly Committee

SACRAMENTO, CA – As California continues to battle a housing affordability crisis, legislation authored by California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) that would increase housing production in transit priority areas received unanimous, bipartisan approval today by the Assembly’s Housing and Community Development Committee. AB 2372, known as California’s Sustainable and Affordable (CASA) Housing Act, now advances to the Assembly’s Local Government Committee.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Gloria Bill to Establish the Right of Foster Youth to Access Gender Affirming Healthcare Services Approved by Human Services Committee

SACRAMENTO, CA – First-of-its-kind legislation authored by California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) that would codify the right of transgender and gender non-conforming youth in California’s foster care system to access healthcare services consistent with their gender identity received its first major approval today. AB 2119 passed the Assembly’s Human Services Committee by a vote of five to one and will now advance to the Assembly’s Appropriations Committee.

Monday, April 9, 2018

(Sacramento) - California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) joined Moms Demand Action and Everytown for Gun Safety on the steps of the State Capitol to rally support for sensible gun safety legislation. “Even though California has some of the strongest gun safety legislation in the country, there’s more that we can do…there’s more that we must do,” Assemblymember Gloria told the cheering crowd. Assemblymember Gloria’s legislation (Assembly Bill 2103) would strengthen California’s requirements for concealed carry weapons permits.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Bill to Bolster California Gun Laws, Mandate Minimum Training Standards for Concealed Carry, Passes Assembly Appropriations Committee

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

SAN DIEGO, CA -- In honor of Women's History Month, Assemblymember Todd Gloria hosted his inaugural Women of the Year event which celebrated the achievements and contributions of some of the 78th Assembly District's phenomenal women. KUSI-TV in San Diego covered the event. 

Friday, March 23, 2018

Lawmakers Propose AB 3131 to Require Law Enforcement Agencies to Publicly Disclose Purchase & Acquisition of Military-Grade Equipment

SACRAMENTO, CA – California State Assemblymembers Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) and David Chiu (D-San Francisco) unveiled new legislation today that would require state and local law enforcement agencies to notify the public and receive approval from local governing bodies prior to the purchase and/or acquisition of military-grade equipment.