Press Releases

Thursday, July 20, 2017

(Sacramento) – Assemblymember Marc Levine (D-Marin County) joined the bipartisan majority of legislators in approving landmark climate change measures, Assembly Bill 398 and its companion legislation Assembly Bill 617. AB 398 and 617 will balance our economic, health and environmental concerns as California works to reach its 2030 climate targets and improve the lives of all residents. "Climate change is THE existential threat to Mother Earth," Assemblymember Levine said.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

(Sacramento)- Today Assemblymember Levine (D-Marin County), Senator Mike McGuire (D-Healdsburg) and Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bells Gardens) hosted a Healthcare Town Hall at Redwood High School in Larkspur, CA.

Speakers discussed how California can fight back against the Trump Administration’s attempts to roll back the Affordable Care Act and the various options for making sure all Californians have access to affordable, quality healthcare.

Thursday, July 6, 2017

SB106  will recognize Marin as a suburban county for purposes of affordable housing density.

(Sacramento)- SB 106, a budget trailer bill negotiated by Assemblymember Levine, (D-Marin County), was approved by the Legislature with bipartisan support. SB 106 extends the sunset date on a 2014 law authored by Assemblymember Levine that recognizes Marin as a suburban county for the purposes of  developing affordable housing.  The law was originally going to sunset in 2023 and will now sunset in 2028 with lasting effects until 2032.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Voters should get an audit before voting on a $3 toll increase.

(Sacramento)- Assemblymember Marc Levine (D-Marin County) requested that the California Joint Legislative Audit Committee review program management and cost overruns by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC), Caltrans, and the Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) and the audit was denied on a 7 to 0 vote with 7 abstentions. These organizations are responsible for the mismanagement of the construction of the San Francisco Bay Bridge.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

(Sacramento)- Today Assemblymember Marc Levine (D-Marin County) honored Canal Alliance as the10th Assembly District Nonprofit of the Year. Canal Alliance provides wraparound services for Spanish speaking immigrants in Marin County.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

(Sacramento) - AB 725 authored by Assemblymember Marc Levine (D-Marin County) advanced from the Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee on Tuesday on a 6 to 2 vote. The bill prohibits individuals from smoking on California's state beaches and state parks.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Assemblymember Levine's Bill to Help Downtown Redevelopment in Santa Rosa Advances to Senate Appropriations Committee

(Sacramento) - AB 297, authored by Assemblymember Marc Levine, (D-Marin County), advanced from the Senate Governmental Organization Committee with bipartisan support. The bill authorizes the California Wine Center at Museum on the Square in Downtown Santa Rosa to accept and sell donated alcoholic beverages.