Latest Press Releases

SENATOR HANCOCK PRESS ADVISORY FOR 7/14: BILL HEARING RELATED TO BERKELEY BALCONY COLLAPSE

July 13, 2015

Berkeley Balcony Collapse - Crucial Hearing Tuesday On SB 465, Bill To Close Legal Loophole That Kept Regulators In The Dark About Problem-Plagued Construction Firm

WHEN:                 Tuesday, July 14, 9 a.m.

WHERE:               Room 447, State Capitol

SENATORS ANNOUNCE MAJOR NEW EFFORT TO REFORM PROP. 13 & HELP HOMEOWNERS

June 10, 2015

Hancock, Mitchell Introduce Legislation to Make California’s Commercial Property Tax Code Fair

SCA 5 would assess commercial properties at their fair market value, provide tax relief for businesses and protect homeowners and renters

SENATOR CALLS FOR CLOSURE OF A DECREPIT AND UNSAFE STATE PRISON

May 12, 2015

Sacramento – Senator Loni Hancock (D-Oakland), Chair of the Senate Committee on Public Safety, today called for the closure of the California Rehabilitation Center (CRC) at Norco.