Here’s information about each senator:
Please call the below with possible exception of de Leon. Ask for their staff person on environmental bills and say it is a policy issue if asked. Tell them the Democratic Party has a moratorium in this year's platform that they are running on and the Resolution was passed by the Party over a year ago supporting a moratorium.
Kevin de Leon - LA 22nd Senate Dist – next to Mitchell’s Tel: (916) 651-4022 Next Senate Pro Tem - Chair Appropriations Com. And on Energy Committee, Utilities and Communications Committee, and Health Committee, and on Select Com on Energy Efficiency - sees himself as advocate for public schools esp. in low income communities; says he is committed to improving air quality (in his district, close to worst air quality in country) He could be thanked actually as he voted yes on his Appropriations Com. so no longer uncommitted.
Ricardo Lara - Long Beach 33rd Senate Dist. Phone: (916) 651-4033 Appropriations Committee, Standing Committee of Natural Resources and Water, Climate Change and Implementation of AB 32 - first openly gay legislator of color. Did not vote in Appropriations Com. so truly "uncommitted". Fracking occurs off coast in Long Beach within his district.
Dr. Ed Hernandez, O.D.- East LA/West Covins 24th Senate Dist.Phone: (916) 651-4024 Heath issues important. Chair of Committee on Health
Cathleen Galgiani – Stockton, Modesto 5th Senate Dist Phone: (916) 651-4005 5th generation Stocktonian. Mortgage crisis issues. Protecting agriculture and cleaning up the air in the Central Valley are imp. to her.
Lou Correa - Santa Ana, Anaheim Sen. Dist. 34 Phone: (916) 651-4034 Member of Climate Change and Implementation of AB 32 Select Committee (Hannah Beth-Jackson and Fran Pavley are on that committee) passion for providing healthcare for children
Carol Liu - Glendale, Burbank, Pasadena Sen. Dist. 25 Phone: (916) 651-4025 on Joint Committee of Emergency Management born in Berkeley, raised in Oakland – grad of UC Berkeley, taught history in Richmond public schools community service and issues affecting range of quality of life are important to her. When in the Assembly she Chaired Select Committee on Groundwater Quality and Quantity
Richard Roth – Riverside Sen Dist 31 Phone: (916) 651-4031 Chair of Senate Legislative Ethics Committee, on Joint Committee of Emergency Management Retired from the Air Force in 2007 after 37 yrs of service
This list was prepared by Ken Jones, 350 Bay Area-Marin. If you have questions, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org