Press Releases

Levine Measure to Increase Access to Public Documents Approved by State Assembly

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Amidst continuing failures by the Department of Insurance (Department) to maintain public access to government records, the California State Assembly today approved AB 2370 by Assemblymember Marc Levine (D – Marin County), which will restore transparency to a state agency plagued by scandal.

Assemblymember Levine Reintroduces Legislation to End Gun Violence in California

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – With gun violence in California continuing to outpace previous years, Assemblymember Marc Levine (D - Marin County) today announced the reintroduction of legislation, which would impose an excise tax on gun and ammunition retailers, not purchasers, to fund gun violence prevention programs.

Assemblymember Levine Calls for $10 Billion Wildfire Budget Action to Increase Defensible Space and Lower Insurance Premiums

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – As Governor Newsom prepares for his May budget revision with estimated surplus funds potentially exceeding $68 billion, Assemblymember Marc Levine (D - Marin County) today announced a $10 billion budget request that would invest $5 billion to incentivize home hardening in high wildfire risk areas and an additional $5 billion to establish a