Press Releases

Wednesday, May 27 2020

Sacramento, California – State Senator Anthony J. Portantino’s (D–La Cañada Flintridge) SB 1299 has passed the Senate Housing Committee with strong bi-partisan support. 

Wednesday, May 20 2020

Sacramento, California – Senator Anthony J. Portantino’s (D–La Cañada Flintridge) SB 914 to address concerns related to the tragic synagogue shooting in Poway passed Senate Public Safety and will now go to Senate Appropriations. 

Tuesday, May 12 2020

Sacramento, California – Senator Anthony J. Portantino (D – La Cañada Flintridge) commends Senate President pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins’s (D - San Diego) on the announcement of the Senate Democratic Caucus’ proposal for the state budget and California’s economic recovery in response to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

Tuesday, May 12 2020

Sacramento, California – Today, State Senator Anthony J. Portantino’s (D - La Cañada Flintridge) presented SB 805 before the Senate Education Committee.  The bill passed the committee 6-0 and will now go to Senate Appropriations.

Thursday, May 7 2020

Sacramento, California - Each year, the California Legislature recognizes the accomplishments of outstanding women during Women's History Month.  This year, the ceremony was postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.