Press Releases

Media contact for Assemblymember Todd Gloria:

Nick Serrano
Communications Director
Nick.serrano@asm.ca.gov
Office: (619) 645-3090

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

San Diego Legislator Calls End to DACA Program a “Cold Hearted” Decision, Vows to Continue Fight for Dreamers

SAN DIEGO, CA – Following today’s announcement by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program will end, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) issued this statement:   

Friday, September 1, 2017

The Public’s Right-to-Know Act to Become Law in 2018, Public to Receive More Insight into Special Interest Funding of Local Measures

SACRAMENTO, CA – Legislation authored by California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) that would increase transparency in local elections by shining light on the special interests financers of local ballot measures and referendums was signed by Governor Brown today and will become law in 2018. AB 187, also known as the Public’s Right-to-Know Act, is the first bill ever introduced by Assemblymember Gloria as a state legislator and is his first bill to be signed by the Governor.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

State Senate Approves AB 901, Elections for County of San Diego Offices Stand to Change with Governor’s Signature

SACRAMENTO, CA – Legislation authored by California State Assemblymembers Shirley Weber (D-San Diego) and Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) that would change the elections process for County of San Diego officials and ensure more voters are heard in county-level elections was approved by the California State Senate today by a vote of 23-14. With this approval, the bill will now be sent to the Governor.

Monday, August 21, 2017

The Public’s Right-to-Know Act to Shed Light on Special Interest Funding of Local Measures & Referendums Sent to Governor

SACRAMENTO, CA – Legislation authored by California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) that would shed light on the special interest financers of local ballot measures and referendums cleared its final hurdle today. AB 187, known as the Public’s Right-to-Know Act, passed the California State Senate with bipartisan support by a vote of 27-to-11 and will now be sent to the Governor.  

Friday, July 21, 2017

Author of San Diego’s Climate Action Plan Continues Climate Advocacy, Votes to Protect Californians from Toxic Pollutants

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, the California State Legislature voted to approve an extension of California’s cap-and-trade program (AB 398) as well as companion legislation (AB 617) for air quality improvement. Following today’s vote, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) released this statement addressing his support for both bills:

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Gloria, Co-Author of SB 2, Applauds Senator Atkins, Looks Forward to Securing Bill’s Passage in State Assembly

SACRAMENTO, CA – Following the California State Senate’s passage of SB 2 -- the Building Homes and Jobs Act – which would create a permanent source of funding for affordable housing, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) issued this statement:

Friday, June 30, 2017

Author of California’s Vaquita Protection Act Praises Action by Mexican Government, Continues Push to Pass AB 1151

SAN DIEGO, CA – Following the enactment of a gillnet fishing ban in the Gulf of California by the Mexican government, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) issued this statement: