by Toni Atkins - California Assembly Majority Leader
"I believe David Alvarez is the only Democrat who can win this election. I also believe that voters of every party persuasion will find in David a principled and fair leader who will restore integrity and balance to City Hall."
AB 482, a bill to improve the cost effectiveness of the California Cultural and Historical Endowment (CCHE) and to fund museums through the sale of a Snoopy license plate, is passed by the state Legislature and sent to the governor.
The bill will help ensure people who are transgender have better access to legal name changes and identity documents that accurately reflect their gender identity. The bill now goes to Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk.
California Gov. Jerry Brown today signed the historic School Success and Opportunity Act into law, ensuring transgender youth have the opportunity to fully participate and succeed in schools across the state.
Congresswoman Susan Davis and the San Diego LGBT Community Center are hosting a Marriage Equality Town Hall to address the issue of federal benefits and taxes for same-sex marriages on Tuesday, Aug. 27 from 6-8 pm.
Voices for Children manages a program of adult volunteers called CASAs, Court Appointed Special Advocates, who advocate for individual foster children in court, in school, and in other parts of the system.