Events

Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 00:00

Do you have a legislative idea, a question, or a problem with a state agency that you need help with?  If so, I want to hear from you!

Let’s meet for coffee in San Leandro on September 10th so you can share your thoughts and ideas.

Saturday, September 10
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Zocalo Coffeehouse
645 Bancroft Avenue
San Leandro, CA 94577

Meetings are by appointment only --- For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact (510) 286-1670.

Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 00:00

Do you have a legislative idea, a question, or a problem with a state agency that you need help with? If so, I want to hear from you!

Let’s meet for coffee in Oakland on August 20th so you can share your thoughts and ideas.

Saturday, August 20
10a.m. to Noon

Hive, the Place to Bee
2139 MacArthur Blvd
Oakland, CA 94602

Meetings are by appointment only --- For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact (510) 286-1670.

Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 00:00

Please join our efforts to empower American immigrant families by taking advantage of this FREE citizenship workshop. Come get assistance with step-by-step review of the naturalization process, an assessment of your ability to naturalize, application preparation & document packaging to naturalize (if eligible), and an application review by an immigration attorney or qualified legal representative.

Saturday, August 20
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Laney College - Student Center
900 Fallon Street
Oakland

Directions

For more information please call (510) 286-1670.


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Tuesday, July 5, 2016 - 00:00


In Case You Missed It:
California’s broken bail system punishes the poor

BY ROB BONTA
Special to The Bee

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Boys and Men of Color Select Committee Hearing on “Evaluating California’s Bail System”

Hearing Agenda

9:30 – 11:30 a.m - Tuesday, July 5, 2016
1515 Clay Street (Auditorium), Oakland, CA 94612

Introduction and Welcome (15 minutes)

  • Assemblymember Rob Bonta, Chair
  • State Senator Loni Hancock
  • Members of the Select Committee on the Status of Boys and Men of Color

Panel 1–Fundamentals of California’s Bail System (15 minutes)

  • Eve Hershcopf, Judicial Council of California
  • Professor David Ball, Santa Clara University School of Law

Panel 2–The Human and Economic Cost of Money Bail (30 minutes)

  • Zachary Norris, Executive Director, Ella Baker Center for Human Rights
  • Jessica Bartholow, Policy Advocate, Western Center on Law and Poverty
  • Margaret Dooley-Sammuli, Criminal Justice & Drug Policy Director, ACLU
  • Melodie Henderson, personal testimony, San Diego
  • John Jones, III, Communities United for Restorative Youth Justice

Panel 3–Money Bail and its Impact on the Criminal Justice System (15 minutes)

  • Chuck Denton, Alameda County Office of the Public Defender
  • George Gascón, San Francisco District Attorney

Questions and Answers and Public Comment (45 minutes)

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 00:00

Join the me and California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for a free public forum to discuss significant changes to residential electric rates of PG&E.

Learn about:

  • Time-of-Use Rates, which begin January 1, 2019
  • How rates will soon more closely reflect the actual cost to serve you
  • Steps that will be taken to help you better understand and manage your energy consumption and bills

Tuesday, June 28
6 p.m.

Oakland City Hall
1 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, 3rd Floor
Oakland

For more information please call my district office at (510) 286-1670.

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