Friday, May 24 2013
Gordon Bill Requires Transparency over Health Care Districts
(SACRAMENTO) – A bill requiring additional transparency and accountability over certain health care district passed out of the Assembly yesterday. Co-authored by Assemblymen Rich Gordon (Menlo Park) and Roger Dickinson (Sacramento), AB 678 provides an opportunity for public input to ensure a community’s health needs are better understood and reflected…Continue reading...
Wednesday, May 22 2013
Assemblyman Gordon's statement on Harvey Milk Day
SACRAMENTO, CA - Assemblyman Rich Gordon (Menlo Park), Chair of the Legislative Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Caucus, released the following statement on Harvey Milk's Birthday. Harvey Milk was the first openly-gay elected official in California who served on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. Harvey Milk, along with…Continue reading...
Sunday, May 19 2013
Donors' millions kept undercover
Americans for Job Security, a political operation with a name that is a cross between pabulum and platitude, did what it was set up to do: help a rich man hide his multimillion-dollar donation to a campaign. The money wasn't the $11 million that Americans for Job Security helped funnel…Continue reading...
Wednesday, May 15 2013
The Daily Journal: Lawmakers call state budget ‘prudent’
Prudent: Wise, sensible in action and thought. Gov. Jerry Brown called his $96.4 billion spending plan for the state of California “prudent” as he unveiled it in Sacramento yesterday morning and area lawmakers who serve in the Assembly and state Senate pretty much all agreed and repeated the mantra throughout…Continue reading...
Tuesday, May 14 2013
Gordon Statement on Governor’s May Revision Budget Proposal
(SACRAMENTO) – Assemblyman Rich Gordon (Menlo Park) issued the following statement following the Governor’s presentation on the May Revision Budget Proposal: “The May Revision is one additional milestone to reveal that California has indeed turned a corner and is well on the road to economic recovery. I applaud the Governor…Continue reading...
Monday, May 13 2013
Mercury News: CA Democrats urge fiscal responsibility with revised budget
SACRAMENTO -- With cash pouring into state coffers at a much higher rate than expected, Democrats in the Legislature are no doubt tempted to reopen their spending spigot and restore social programs that have taken devastating hits in recent years. Apart from some targeted spending increases, however, lawmakers appear to…Continue reading...
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