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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Citing concern for public safety after violence at White Supremacist rally in Charlottesville, the letter urges the National Park Service to reconsider issuance of permit for rally in Crissy Field

San Francisco – Today, Senator Scott Wiener, Assemblymember Phil Ting, and Assemblymember David Chiu sent a letter requesting that the National Park Service reconsider the issuance of a permit for the so-called Patriot Prayer Rally scheduled on August 26, 2017. The letter reads:

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

(San Francisco) – Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco) and the California Historical Society announced a $5 million state grant to digitize and place online original historical documents through "Teaching California," a program to innovate how history is taught in the classroom. "We love the idea that students would make it into a library where these documents are but realistically students don't have the ability to do that," said Assemblymember Ting.

Monday, August 7, 2017

Representatives of San Francisco and San Mateo County call on Brisbane City Council to put forward a development plan that addresses regional need for housing

San Francisco  –  Today, Senator Scott Wiener, Assembly Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin, Assemblymember David Chiu, and Assemblymember Phil Ting released the following statement in advance of Monday evening’s Brisbane City Council meeting on the Baylands Development:

Monday, July 31, 2017

SACRAMENTO, CA – Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco), Chair of the Assembly Budget Committee, released the following statement in response to the withdrawal of admission for nearly 500 hundred students at the University of California, Irvine. 

Monday, July 17, 2017

SACRAMENTO, CA – Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco) released the following statement about the California State Legislature’s passage of measures to fight climate change through AB 398 and air pollution through AB 617:

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

SACRAMENTO, CA – The Senate Committee on Public Safety passed legislation by Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco) that would make law enforcement body camera recordings subject to public disclosure through the Public Records Act.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Ting announces EV Program

$3 Billion in Frontloaded EV Buyer Incentives Would Decline as State’s EV Market Grows

Facebook Live announcement footage available here.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco), Chair of the Assembly Budget Committee, released the following statement about Governor Jerry Brown’s signature of the 2017-2018 State Budget for California.  Brown signed the bill without any changes.  Ting’s statement follows:

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco), Chair of the Assembly Budget Committee, released the following statement about the State Legislature’s passage of the 2017-2018 budget for California.  An Assembly Budget Committee overview of the spending plan is available here.  Ting’s statement follows.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Assemblymember Phil Ting honors his Veteran of the Year, Shannon Kissinger (center), a San Francisco native and resident of the Richmond.  He served in the United States Navy from 1996 to 2001 and now works to help homeless veterans.