Senator Thomas J. Umberg (Page 2)

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Senator Thomas J. Umberg (D-Santa Ana) announced that his Senate Bill 498, which expands legal services to veterans on disability, passed the Senate Judiciary Committee with a unanimous, bi-partisan vote. The Senator used the opportunity to debut his Veterans Legislative Package for the year, as well. “We have a moral …continue reading

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Senator Thomas J. Umberg (D-Santa Ana) reintroduced the California Student Success Act, Senate Bill (SB) 34, which would create universal access to local libraries for all public K-12 students in California. Students need reliable access to accurate information to succeed in an academic environment that includes distance learning. SB 34 …continue reading

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State Senators Henry Stern (D-Los Angeles) and Tom Umberg (D-Orange County) announced plans to introduce legislation that would require both the Attorney General and the California Office of Emergency Services (CalOES) to create units focusing on domestic terrorism. “Let’s be very clear.  What happened last week wasn’t Antifa.  It was …continue reading

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Senator Thomas J. Umberg (D – Orange County), Chair of the Senate Committee on Elections and Constitutional Amendments, condemned the recent reports of unauthorized ballot drop boxes throughout California. Metal containers marked “Official ballot drop-off box” have been popping up in gyms, gun stores, campaign headquarters, and even churches across …continue reading