Speaking in Support of SB 54 and Protecting Immigrant Communities

March 15, 2017

Repealing the Affordable Care Act Hurts the LGBT Community

March 15, 2017

During a debate on Senate Resolution 26, which opposed the repealing of the Affordable Care Act, Senator Wiener spoke about how the repeal will harm the LGBT community.

LGBT Caucus Briefing: Decriminalizing HIV and SB 239

March 8, 2017

In Support of Affordable Housing Funding and Housing Construction

February 28, 2017

Senator Wiener spoke in favor of SB 2 -- proposed by Senator Atkins -- to increase affordable housing funding, as well as the need to find ways to increase housing construction.  

Opposing the Attacks on Rights of Transgender Children and the LGBT Community

February 23, 2017

Senator Wiener joined the LGBT Caucus to oppose President Donald Trumps order to revoke protections for transgender children in schools.  

KTVU: Senator Wiener Discussing the LOCAL Act to Extend Alcohol Service Hours

February 22, 2017

Senator Wiener recently went on KTVU to discuss SB 384 -- the LOCAL Act, which allows local communities to extend alcohol service hours for bars and restaurants, if they chose.

Senator Wiener's Comments on SB 54 and Sanctuary Cities

January 31, 2017

Senator Wiener speaks in the Public Safety Committee on the importance of California's leadership in fighting federal attacks against local immigrant communities and defending the rights of sanctuary cities.  

Senator Wiener's Comments on Senate Resolution Opposing Muslim Ban Executive Order

January 30, 2017

Senator Wiener spoke on the Senate Floor in support of Senate Resolution 16, which opposed President Trump's Executive Order to ban refugees and immigration from Muslim-majority countries. 

Senator Wiener Speaking in Support of SB 179

January 26, 2017

Today Senator Wiener joined Senator Toni Atkins and supporters of Senate Bill 179, which will create a third, nonbinary gender marker on California birth certificates, driver’s licenses, identity cards and gender-change court orders, as well as streamline the processes for Californians to apply to the state for a change in gender on these identifying documents. 

Senator Wiener's Comments on Governor Brown's State of the State

January 26, 2017