Senator Wiener appeared on Senate Spotlight to talk about his work around housing, nightlife, and LGBT issues, as well as what it's like to transition from the San Francisco Board of Supervisors to the State Senate.
On the one year anniversary of the tragic shooting in Orlando that left 49 members of the LGBT Latino community dead, Senator Wiener honored the memory of the victims and spoke on the importance of recommitting to the fight for equality and tolerance.
Senate floor remarks by Senator Wiener on his legislation to ensure that all communities in California are creating housing. SB 35 will streamline the creation of housing in cities that aren’t meeting their housing goals and lead to more affordable housing throughout the state.
Senator Wiener co-hosted a Town Hall in San Francisco along with Assemblymembers David Chiu and Phil Ting to discuss California's response to the federal government and what is being done in Sacramento to continue to push forward a progressive agenda. Melissa Caen of KPIX-CBS 5 moderated the event.