Press Releases

Media contact for Assemblymember Todd Gloria:

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

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Gloria Brings Back Legislation to Preserve Students’ Rights to Freedom of Expression, Bill Clears First Hurdle in Assembly Education Committee

SACRAMENTO, CA – California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) announced today that he has reintroduced legislation to protect the rights of California students to wear items of cultural significance on graduation day – a practice previously prohibited in some school districts across California. After being vetoed by the Governor last year, the bill has been reintroduced as AB 1248 and received its first approval today by the Assembly Education Committee.

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

California Assemblymembers, Mexican Officials to Meet for Discussions on Immigration, Cap-and-Trade, Cross-Border Pollution, and More

SACRAMENTO, CA – California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) will join a select delegation of Assemblymembers for a four-day mission to Mexico starting tomorrow to strengthen and reinforce California’s crucial relationship with its southern neighbor.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Gloria Rises in Assembly Leadership & Receives New Appointment to Serve on Assembly Housing Committee

SACRAMENTO, CA – Heading into his second year of service in the State Legislature, California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) was appointed today by Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) as the Majority Whip of the California State Assembly.

Monday, November 20, 2017

SAN DIEGO, CA – California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) issued the following statement today on the allegations of sexual harassment against Assemblymember Raul Bocanegra:

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Gloria Blasts House GOP for Approving ‘Tax Reform’ Plan that Takes from America’s Working and Middle Class to Give to the Wealthy

SAN DIEGO, CA – California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego) issued the following statement today after House GOP passed its ‘tax reform’ plan:  

Friday, October 27, 2017

CPUC Gives Green Light to Extend Park Boulevard to Harbor Drive, Decision Can Finally Link Balboa Park to San Diego Bay

SAN DIEGO, CA – A direct vehicular link between Balboa Park and the San Diego Bay could finally be a reality following an approval by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC). California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego), as the state representative for both Downtown San Diego and Balboa Park, announced today that the CPUC has granted the petition by the City of San Diego to modify the Park Boulevard and Harbor Drive railroad crossing and open it to vehicular traffic.

Monday, October 16, 2017

Governor Brown Signs AB 967 by Assemblymember Gloria, Gives Californians Environmentally-Friendly Alternative to Fire Cremation

SACRAMENTO, CA – After three previous attempts in the Legislature, water cremation rose from the dead during the 2017-2018 legislative session and was signed into law by California Governor Jerry Brown. AB 967, authored by California State Assemblymember Todd Gloria (D-San Diego), permits the use of alkaline hydrolysis – also known as “water cremation” – for the disposal of human remains in California.