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By Alex Wigglesworth It took 120 years for Candance Tyler’s family to build a life in Grizzly Flats. It took a wildfire just a few hours to destroy it. The first shock came when Tyler learned her family’s 500-acre timber...
By Nicole Nixon Senator Alex Padilla will introduce legislation to pump more than $531 billion into affordable housing projects around the country. The bill could dramatically increase federal funding for two of California’s longstanding issues that have each worsened during...
By Tal Kopan WASHINGTON — Sen. Alex Padilla unveiled a housing and homelessness bill on Friday, legislation that would massively increase federal investments in both traditional and experimental approaches to one of California’s most intractable problems. While the bill faces...
By Staff Alex Padilla has served as a United States senator from California since the beginning of 2021, when he was appointed by Governor Gavin Newsom (D) to take the place of then-senator and now Vice President Kamala Harris. Since taking office,...
By Brody Levesque WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator Alex Padilla (D-Calif.) joined Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.-03) in introducing the Schedules That Work Act. This legislation would help ensure that employees have more certainty about their work schedules...
By Tal Kopan California Sen. Alex Padilla this week called out colleagues over what he said was disparaging treatment of judicial nominees of color, laying down a marker as he gears up to be a key voice in the confirmation...