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Press Release
April 28, 2022

Senate President pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins (D-San Diego) and Senate Budget & Fiscal Committee Chair Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley) announced today the...

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April 26, 2022

The centerpiece is SB 1142, by Democratic Sens. Anna Caballero of Salinas and Nancy Skinner of Berkeley, which would create a state-administered fund to...

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April 10, 2022

The California bill was sponsored by Democratic state Sen. Nancy Skinner. During a March 22 California Senate Public Safety Committee hearing, Skinner said...

Press Release
April 8, 2022

State Sen. Nancy Skinner, chair of the Senate Committee on Budget and Fiscal Review, announced today the staff who will take on the leadership roles for the...

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April 1, 2022

SB 1075 / SB 1463: I wrote last week about the potential for green hydrogen to help replace fossil fuels in Los Angeles — and the many potential pitfalls....

Press Release
March 29, 2022

The state Senate Judiciary Committee today is scheduled to vote on Senate Joint Resolution 12, legislation by Sen. Nancy Skinner, D-Berkeley, and Senate...

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March 26, 2022

As a candidate in the 1980s for Berkeley City Council, now-State Sen. Nancy Skinner had run on a platform that was based “almost entirely… to take back our...

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March 18, 2022

As other states move to limit or ban abortion, a Bay Area lawmaker proposed Thursday to establish a state fund to assist women traveling to California to...