June 24, 2016

Newsweek: Brock Turner’s Sentence Prompts Lawmakers to try and close state loophole

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:
June 15, 2016

Times-Herald: Dodd takes California’s 3rd State Senate district

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:
June 13, 2016

Daily Republic: Bill gives cities, counties economic flexibility

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:
May 29, 2016

The Reporter Letter: Dodd has support of Solano County mayors

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: