MORE NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

October 30, 2020
Published by the San Diego Union-Tribune on October 29, 2020 In our system of state government, the governor is equal to the Legislature — no more and no less. Yet in recent weeks, Gov. Gavin Newsom has issued two sweeping executive orders without the approval of legislators or a vote of the people...
October 26, 2020
The California Chamber of Commerce (CalChamber) has awarded Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) a high score in its 2020 Vote Record on issues important to the state’s job creators. “I am pleased to be recognized by CalChamber yet again for my work to protect economic growth and opportunity in...
October 21, 2020
SACRAMENTO – Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) has announced that the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) has awarded a $500,000 Local Early Action Planning (LEAP) grant to the County of Orange to help create more housing supply. “I thank the California...
October 13, 2020
COVID-19 Update The Governor has issued revised guidance affecting activities in Orange and San Diego Counties. Visit the state’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy for the latest details on each business or activity in your county. Counties assigned to the red tier are still experiencing “substantial...
October 7, 2020
Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) has announced that the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) has awarded a $150,000 Local Early Action Planning (LEAP) grant to the City of Aliso Viejo to help create more housing supply. “I congratulate the City of Aliso Viejo on...