Seizing on a nationwide furor over the six-month jail term handed to a former Stanford University swimmer following his conviction for sexual assault on an unconscious woman, California lawmakers on Monday introduced legislation to close a loophole that allowed the sentence. Read here: http://bit.ly/2agTguH.
An eventful California Primary election night in California’s 3rd State Senate district saw Democratic Assemblyman Bill Dodd comfortably finish on top with Democrat Mariko Yamada making a late push to surpass lone Republican Greg Coppes for the second spot in the November 8 general election. Read here: http://bit.ly/1YsoPmU.
Two area legislators have introduced a bill that allows cities and counties to “acquire, sell or lease properties to support the rehabilitation of commercial buildings and to create affordable housing opportunities that will become catalysts for economic opportunity,” Assemblymen Bill Dodd and Jim Frazier announced in a joint statement released Friday. Read here: http://bit.ly/2a0mRug.
With our district’s state senate seat now open, it is vital that we elect an effective and proven leader who gets results. This is why Assemblyman Bill Dodd has our support. Read here: http://bit.ly/1VoZ5af