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Thursday, April 6, 2017

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco) announced legislation to make California the first state to ban chemicals linked to cancer and organ failure from fast-food wrappers and food take-out containers.

“Dangerous chemicals should not be wrapped around our food, especially what we give to our kids,” said Ting.  “Food convenience and food safety should not be competing values for those of us with lives on the go.  It’s time for California to purge these toxic chemicals from our food so they cannot further damage our health and the environment.”

Thursday, April 6, 2017

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco), Chair of the Assembly Budget Committee, released the following statement in response to the passage of Senate Bill (SB) 1, which raises over $5 billion each year to pay for improvements in the state’s transportation infrastructure.

Monday, March 20, 2017

CA Lawmakers Push State to Divest from Companies Building Trump’s Border Wall

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Ting Bill Links Housing Density with Affordability

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco) announced legislation strengthening the ability of local community planning tools to result in more affordable housing.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Assemblymember Phil Ting and other Assembly Democrats announce their plan to have debt-free college tuition for California students.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Degrees Not Debt

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 13, 2017

Monday, March 6, 2017

The Assembly honors Doniece Sandoval (center) as Assemblymember Ting's Woman of the Year. Left to right: Republican Leader Chad Mayes, Assemblymember Ting, Doniece Sandoval, Legislative Women's Caucus Chair Cristina Garcia, and Speaker Anthony Rendon.

Monday, February 27, 2017

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco) announced legislation extending the ability of local governments to provide property tax breaks to owners of idle urban plots transformed into community gardens.  Ting authored the original state law creating these tax incentives and it expires in 2019.