May 2, 2017

Senator Wiener was proud to join Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon and speak in support of SB 100, which sets California on the path to achieve 100% renewable energy by the year 2045. 

April 26, 2017

Senator Wiener speaking in committee in support of SB 179, which he is proud to be a joint author on along with Senator Toni Atkins.  


April 24, 2017

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.  

April 3, 2017

Senator Wiener adjourned Senate Session in honor of the late Gilbert Baker, activist and leader who created the Rainbow Flag in 1978, which became the international symbol for the LGBT community.  

March 28, 2017

Senator Wiener joined Senator Mike McGuire (D-Healdsburg) at a press conference prior to the first committee hearing for SB 149 -- the Presidential Tax Transparency & Accountability Act -- which they are joint authoring. The bill requires the release of 5 years of tax returns in order for a presidential candidate to appear on the California primary ballot.  

March 15, 2017
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.

March 8, 2017
March 1, 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.  

February 23, 2017

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