Press Releases

Media contact for Assemblymember Todd Gloria:

Nick Serrano
Communications Director
Office: (619) 645-3090

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Assemblymember Gloria Reminds San Diegans to Submit Census Forms on Nationwide Census Day

SAN DIEGO, CA – Today is the nationwide Census day, and California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) is reminding San Diegans to complete and submit their Census forms. As part of this national day of census outreach, Assemblymember Gloria is stressing the importance of every San Diegan filling out and submitting their Census form as well as the multiple ways in which San Diegans can do so.

Friday, March 27, 2020

Newsom Puts in Place Statewide Moratorium on Evictions Just Days After Advocacy from Assemblymember Gloria, Colleagues

SAN DIEGO, CA – Just days after California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) signed a letter to California Governor Gavin Newsom calling for a statewide moratorium on evictions, the Governor today issued an executive order halting evictions statewide for renters impacted by the pandemic.

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Assemblymember Gloria Requests Governor Newsom Halt Evictions Statewide as State Deals with Coronavirus

SAN DIEGO, CA – California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) and 30 of his legislative colleagues are calling on California Governor Gavin Newsom to issue a statewide moratorium on evictions as the State continues dealing with the COVID-19 public health crisis. This comes as one million Californians have filed for unemployment and the Governor’s shelter in-place executive order remains in effect until further notice.

Friday, March 20, 2020

On March 19, 2020, Governor Newsom issued Executive Order N-33-20 directing all residents immediately to heed current State public health directives to stay home, except as needed to maintain continuity of operations of essential critical infrastructure sectors and additional sectors as the State Public Health Officer may designate as critical to protect health and well-being of all Californians.

Monday, March 16, 2020

Gloria Votes to Approve Emergency Funds Up to $1 Billion for Coronavirus Relief, Support to Schools

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, the California State Legislature voted to appropriate $500 million -- and up to $1 billion if necessary -- in emergency funds to combat the coronavirus pandemic and provide funding to the State’s schools as a result of the pandemic. California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) voted to approve these measures in the State Capitol today.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Bella’s Act Will End Retail Sale of Dogs, Cats, and Rabbits in California, Crack Down on Puppy Mills Once and For All

SAN DIEGO, CA – With the continued for profit, retail sale of animals from puppy mills and cat factories in California, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) and a coalition of animal welfare organizations are saying no more. Today, Assemblymember Gloria announced the introduction of Assembly Bill 2152 (AB 2152), known as “Bella’s Act,” to officially end the retail sale of dogs, cats, and rabbits in California and crack down on the illicit puppy mill industry once and for all.

Friday, February 7, 2020

Undeterred by Veto, Assemblymember Gloria Brings Back Bill to Increase Public’s Access to E-Mail Records

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego)re-introduced his government transparency legislation that would mandate all California public agencies retain e-mails for a minimum of two years. Assemblymember Gloria authored this same legislation last year; however it was vetoed by Governor Newsom.