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In the News
June 22, 2021

State Sen. Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley), co-author of the Fair Pay to Play Act that allows California athletes to earn money off their names, praised the...

In the News
June 22, 2021

The new ruling does not address Fair Pay to Play, scheduled to take effect in 2023, or similar laws passed in 18 other states. But the law’s author, state...

In the News
June 22, 2021

In 2019, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed into a law a measure by state Sen. Nancy Skinner, D-Berkeley, that would allow players starting in 2023 to receive...

In the News
June 22, 2021

Back in 2019, the state Legislature passed a law that a California college athlete can benefit from his or her own name, image and likeness. The Fair Pay to...

Press Release
June 21, 2021

California state Senators Nancy Skinner, D-Berkeley, and Steven Bradford, D-Gardena, announced today that they’re amending their legislation, SB 26, to move...

Press Release
June 21, 2021

California state Sens. Nancy Skinner, D-Berkeley, and Steven Bradford, D-Gardena, applauded today’s U.S. Supreme Court decision against the NCAA in the case...

In the News
June 18, 2021

Gov. Gavin Newsom FaceTimed with Marshawn Lynch and twirled pizza dough in Oakland on Thursday in an event to promote California’s support for small...

In the News
June 15, 2021

Democratic Sen. Nancy Skinner, chair of the Senate’s budget committee, bristled at Nielsen’s comments. While the budget lawmakers approved Monday will be...