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‘Then There’s California' is a dynamic, new podcast featuring members of the California State Senate Democratic Caucus discussing legislative priorities, policy and other related issues that make California...Exceptional!

Then There's California State Senators...in Conversation About California!

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‘Then There’s California' is a dynamic, new podcast featuring members of the California State Senate Democratic Caucus discussing legislative priorities, policy and other related issues that make California...Exceptional!

    Women in the Workplace ~ 2022 / Senator Monique Limón

    Women in the Workplace ~ 2022 / Senator Monique Limón

    "When the majority of the population is a woman and is not working, it has real economic impacts..." Senator Monique Limontalks about the challenges and opportunities facing women in the workplace, the legislative effort to secure pay equity, and the fight to bring more women - particularly women of color - onto California's corporate boards.
    Click here for a closed-captioned version of this episode!

    • 38 min
    Women in the Workplace ~ 2022 / Senator Monique Limón

    Women in the Workplace ~ 2022 / Senator Monique Limón

    "When the majority of the population identifies as a woman and is not working, it has real economic impacts..." / Senator Monique Limon talks about the challenges & opportunities facing women in the workplace, the legislative effort to promote pay equity, and the fight to bring more women - particularly women of color - to California's boardrooms.
    Click here for a closed-captioned version of this podcast!

    • 38 min
    "What's been happening is terrifying and demoralizing..." / Senator Scott Wiener, & anti-LGBTQ legislation in America

    "What's been happening is terrifying and demoralizing..." / Senator Scott Wiener, & anti-LGBTQ legislation in America

    Senator Scott Wiener, the former chair of the Legislature's LGBTQ Caucus, talks about the recent, wave of brazen, anti-LGBTQ legislation and executive rulings in the US, their impact on the LGTBQ community - particularly young people - and legislative efforts to make CA a welcoming place for LGBTQ persons from around the country.
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    • 33 min
    Is the Legal System Failing Our Children? / Senator Susan Rubio & SB 616, "Piqui's Law'

    Is the Legal System Failing Our Children? / Senator Susan Rubio & SB 616, "Piqui's Law'

    CA State Senator Susan Rubio, a domestic violence survivor, is joined by Ana Estevez, whose 5-year-old son 'Piqui' was murdered by his abusive father - and by Kathleen Russell, Executive Director of the Center for Judicial Excellence - to discuss her legislative efforts to further protect victims of child abuse and domestic violence, in our family courts.
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    • 38 min
    EPISODE ENCORE: CA Senate President Pro Tem Toni G. Atkins, on the Strength of CA's Reproductive Rights

    EPISODE ENCORE: CA Senate President Pro Tem Toni G. Atkins, on the Strength of CA's Reproductive Rights

    As advocates across the US react to the leaked SCOTUS decision regarding Roe v. Wade, listen again to this episode from March...as State Senate Leader Toni Atkins reaffirms CA's strength as a stronghold & sanctuary for reproductive rights & freedom. Click here for a closed-captioned version of this episode!

    • 21 min
    "A Crisis of Humanity" / Senator Susan Eggman, on Repairing CA's Mental Health Care System

    "A Crisis of Humanity" / Senator Susan Eggman, on Repairing CA's Mental Health Care System

    Senator Susan Eggman's professional and family experiences dealing with mental health care issues, inform and impact her current legislative efforts to address the public health emergency in our state's mental health care system.
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    • 37 min

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Great source of information about our amazing State of the Union. Well defined and described detailed important information.
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Lib turds talking about polishing turds

Garbage podcast nothing but liberal perspective. Listen if you want to hear a bunch libs describe how they plan to stay in power by buying votes through policy and how they plan to destroy the once great state.

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