Press Releases

Media contact for Assemblymember Todd Gloria:

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

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

22 California Legislators Join Gloria in Demanding Federal Government Stop Inhumane Roundup of Wild Horses in Modoc National Forest

SACRAMENTO, CA – Approximately 1,000 of California’s wild horses are currently being rounded up by the federal government with many at risk of being sold for potential slaughter by the United States Forest Service (USFS). Today, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) and 22 of his legislative colleagues demanded the USFS cease this inhumane roundup and protect these wild horses from slaughter.

Friday, September 28, 2018

Governor Brown Signs Bills by Assemblymember Gloria Preserving Californians’ Right to Honor Cultural Heritage

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, as the California State Capitol recognized and celebrated the 51st annual Native American Day, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego), announced Governor Jerry Brown’s signing of two bills aimed at ensuring Californians retain the right to honor their cultural heritage. AB 1248 guarantees students’ rights to wear cultural adornments at graduation and AB 2836, which centers on the repatriation of Native American artifacts and remains.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Governor Brown Signs Gloria Bill Enacting Stronger, Sensible Regulations for Concealed Carry in California

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Gloria Works with Bird to Deploy New Public Safety Enhancements in Response to Community Concerns

SAN DIEGO, CA – California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego), San Diego City Councilmember Chris Ward, representatives from the dockless electric scooter sharing service Bird, and Circulate San Diego came together today to unveil Bird’s “GovTech” platform – a comprehensive set of technologies to better enable the City of San Diego to manage the electric scooters and promote greater public safety. The announcement comes in response community concerns raised to Assemblymember Gloria and Councilmember Ward, and after months of discussions between their offices and Bird.

Monday, September 17, 2018

Governor Brown Signs Landmark Transgender Rights Bill by Assemblymember Gloria Providing Transgender Foster Youth Expanded Access to Healthcare Services

SAN DIEGO, CA – Today, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) announced Governor Jerry Brown’s signing of his bill, AB 2119 – landmark transgender rights legislation guaranteeing the right of California’s foster youth to access healthcare services consistent with their gender identity. AB 2119 is the first bill of its kind in the United States.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Gloria Expresses Confidence in Fair Board’s Ability to Address Impending Issues on Gun Shows, Still Willing to Introduce State Legislation

SAN DIEGO, CA – Today, the 22nd District Agricultural Association Board of Directors, the oversight body of the Del Mar Fairgrounds, approved a recommendation to not consider new gun show contracts until the Association could adopt a thorough policy on the issue. Following the action, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego), who represents the Del Mar and surrounding areas in the Assembly, issued this statement:

Monday, September 10, 2018

Gloria, Co-Author of SB 100 and Author of San Diego’s Climate Action Plan, Cheers California’s Commitment to 100 Percent Clean Energy