Daily Archives: 04/14/2012

AB 1081 – Rebuilding Community Trust with the TRUST Act

We’re all safer when we foster trust and transparency between all communities and the local police. But the out-of-control “Secure” Communities (known as S-Comm) deportation program is destroying those relationships, making us less safe and burdening our local governments. The…

SB 1338 – Now More than Ever: Expand Reproductive Health Care

SACRAMENTO — While other states and Congress are moving to restrict reproductive health care, in California nursing and medical organizations, reproductive health advocates and women’s rights groups have come together to support legislation that would increase access to comprehensive reproductive…

SB 1506: Revising Penalties for Simple Drug Possession

With an eye towards ending punitive drug policies that have made the United States the world’s largest incarcerator and cost taxpayers billions of dollars a year, Senator Mark Leno (D-San Francisco) has introduced legislation to reduce the penalty for Californians…