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GOVERNOR SIGNS SEN. LIU BILL TO PROTECT LOS ANGELES COUNTY RESIDENTS

July 02, 2014

 For Immediate Release                                                                                

SENATOR CAROL LIU ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF WOMEN MEAN BUSINESS AWARDS AND LUNCHEON

June 04, 2014

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Senator Liu Receives Award from Greater Sacramento Urban League

May 23, 2014

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Pasadena Unified Partners with Huntington Medical Research Institutes to Save Lives of Student Athletes

September 17, 2014

Pasadena Unified Partners with Huntington Medical Research Institutes to Save Lives of Student Athletes

Potentially life-saving head and heart scans will be offered to PUSD high school student athletes free of charge
Published in Pasadena Now on Thursday, September 11, 2014

Glendale Community College students to return for fall

August 25, 2014

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GCC students to return for fall
New expectations will greet students as fall semester starts on Monday.

 

Thousands of students will return to Glendale Community College next week when the fall semester begins on Monday, August 25th.

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WICHE: Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education Legislative Advisory Committee Speech, September 2014

October 03, 2014

WICHE: Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education
Legislative Advisory Committee

Senator Liu End of Session 2014 Update

September 09, 2014

 

August 31 marked the end of the 2013–2014 Legislative Session and we beat the clock by one day to finish up the last few bills early in the morning on Saturday, August 30th.

Speech to California Economic Summit Workforce Action Team, August 2014

August 29, 2014

I welcome the California Economic Summit’s engagement in the workforce development arena. Clearly, as California emerges from the great recession and focuses on meeting the needs of the 21st Century, workforce development is at the heart of our economic recovery.

A focus area for me as Chair of the Senate Education Committee has been alignment of our higher education system output with statewide goals, high among them being workforce development for the 21st Century.

Great California Shake Out - Earthquake Preparedness and Safety

October 18, 2010

Southern Californiais famous for its mild, sunny climate, but like anywhere else in the world, is susceptible to natural disasters. The U.S. Geological Survey reports that Californiaexperiences about 10,000earthquakes each year. Most of these are too small to be felt, but a large earthquake will produce many more aftershocks of all magnitudes for many months. Two major fault lines exist in the 21st Senate District alone - the Raymond fault and Sierra Madre fault zones.