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Thursday, September 27 2018

Glendale, California – Senator Anthony J. Portantino (D–La Cañada Flintridge) is hosting a Stop Senior Scam Acting Programs at La Cañada Flintridge Community Center on October 5th at noon. He is providing light refreshment for this free event which lasts about an hour.

WHO:           Senator Portantino

WHAT:         Stop Senior Scams Comedy Skit Program

WHERE:     Community Center of La Cañada Flintridge

Wednesday, September 26 2018

Glendale, California – Senator Anthony J. Portantino (D–La Cañada Flintridge) will hold the 2018 Women in Business Legislative Update & Awards Luncheon on December 4, 2018 at the Castaway in Burbank. His office is accepting nominations for this year’s honorees.

Thursday, September 20 2018

Sacramento, California - Senator Anthony J. Portantino (D–La Cañada Flintridge) statement on decision made today on SB 328.

Wednesday, September 19 2018

It seems like every La Cañadan living within earshot of the Foothill (210) Freeway agrees the city needs more protective sound walls. But the question of how to fund them is older than the city itself.

In May, city officials learned state Sen. Anthony Portantino (D-La Cañada Flintridge) had secured $5 million in funding through a program under SB 1, a state transportation funding bill that instituted gas and vehicle tax hikes on California motorists.

Tuesday, September 18 2018

Governor Jerry Brown has signed a suicide prevention bill that seeks to amend the state’s Education Act and require schools to print suicide prevention hotlines on students’ identification cards.

SB 972, authored by Pasadena-area Senator Anthony Portantino, requires the printing of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, the Crisis Text Line, and a local suicide prevention hotline number, on the ID cards of students in public, charter, and private schools serving pupils in grades 7 to 12 and those in higher education.