SACRAMENTO – State Sen. Ted Lieu today praised California Gov. Brown for allowing Lieu’s measure to be placed on the November 2014 ballot. Senate Bill 1272 would give voters the right to declare independence from the growing influence of money in politics.
Statement follows racist statements televised live LOS ANGELES – State Sen. Ted Lieu, D-Redondo Beach, today called on Fox News Host Bob Beckel to resign immediately after statements the Fox TV host made about Chinese people:
“We should all be alarmed by the racist, xenophobic comments by Fox News Host Bob Beckel. His comments have no place in America and this is at least the second time he has used racial slurs. He must resign immediately."
Sen. Ted Lieu: Awards are aimed at transforming communities through the arts
SACRAMENTO – The California Arts Council will fund 24 community arts projects statewide, including six in Los Angeles County, through a new program called Creative California Communities, said Sen. Ted Lieu, chair of the Legislature’s Joint Committee on the Arts.
Sen. Ted Lieu bill would add measure to November ballot
SACRAMENTO – On the eve of the Fourth of July, the California Senate today sent to Gov. Brown a call for a November ballot measure that would allow voters to declare independence from the growing influence of money in politics.
Measure by Sen. Ted Lieu would help promote California exports
SACRAMENTO – California jobs and its ports will be in a better position to retain their worldwide, competitive advantage for billions of dollars in goods under an export-promotion and financing plan that today passed its policy review on a bipartisan vote.
SACRAMENTO – If your coastal community is serious about fighting climate change, a check of up to $500,000 could soon be on its way.
Thanks to a 2012 pro-environment law by Sen. Ted Lieu, D-Redondo Beach, funding is now available for local governments and private organizations with innovative ideas on how to improve California’s coastal areas and mitigate sea-level rise.