Government (Page 337)

Governor Brown recently signed into law a bill co-sponsored by Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) that will fight opioid addiction.

Senate Republican Leader Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel)issued the following statement as the California State Legislature bid farewell to Governor Jerry Brown and welcomed Gavin Newsom as the state’s new governor: “I congratulate Governor Newsom on his inauguration and wish him well as he governs our large and diverse state. “California …continue reading

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Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) issued the following statement applauding the introduction by House Democrats of a package of bills that would prevent drilling in the oceans around the United States: “Time and time again, from Santa Barbara to Deepwater Horizon, we have seen the potential widespread devastation from offshore oil …continue reading


District Attorney Todd Spitzer took the oath of office in the Memorial Hall at Chapman University, signalling a new era of prosecutorial ethics, transparency and reform in Orange County. Public officials, business leaders, law enforcement, prosecutors, investigators and staff of the Orange County District Attorney’s Office as well as over …continue reading

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Fiona Ma was elected California State Treasurer in November 2018. She previously served as Chair and Vice Chair of the California State Board of Equalization from 2015 to 2019, representing more than nine million taxpayers. There, she led historic reforms to increase efficiency and transparency at the agency. As a …continue reading