Press Releases

Monday, May 20, 2019

Sacramento, CA—Assemblymembers David Chiu (D-San Francisco), Rob Bonta (D-Oakland), and Timothy Grayson (D-Concord) announced amendments today to two high profile tenant protection measures. Assembly Bill 1482, which prevents rent gouging, will now include a ten-year sunset provision and exempt new construction of up to ten years old. Assembly Bill 1481 regarding just cause evictions, will now include a ten-year sunset provision, six month vesting period, and exemption from providing relocation assistance for small landlords.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

(Sacramento, CA) – Yesterday, legislation authored by Assemblymember Monique Limón (D-Santa Barbara) and Assemblymember Tim Grayson (D-Concord) to cap interest rates on consumer loans of $2,500 - $10,000 passed the Assembly Banking and Finance committee. AB 539 comes in response to the growing threat of predatory lending practices that entrap financially vulnerable families in unaffordable loans that they cannot repay.

Monday, March 4, 2019

 (SACRAMENTO) Assemblymember Timothy S. Grayson (D-Concord) honored lifelong Vallejo resident Midsi Sanchez as the Woman of the Year for the 14th Assembly District at a ceremony today at the State Capitol.

“Midsi’s strength and ability to turn her personal trauma into an opportunity to support, educate, and help others is as inspiring as it has been impactful,” said Assemblymember Grayson. “I feel honored to be able to shine a light on Midsi’s story and the work she’s doing to serve children and families in our community.”

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

(Sacramento, CA) - Today, Assemblymember Monique Limón (D-Santa Barbara), joined by fellow Assembly Banking Committee member Tim Grayson (D-Concord), introduced AB 539 which places an interest rate cap on consumer loans of $2,500 - $10,000. AB 539 comes in response to the growing threat of predatory lending practices that entrap financially vulnerable families in unaffordable loans that they cannot repay.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

(MARTINEZ, CA) – Today Assemblymember Timothy S. Grayson (D-Concord) joined with state and regional transportation agencies to commemorate the start of construction on the Interstate 680/State Route 4 Interchange Improvement Project.  The project became possible after Assemblymember Grayson secured over $77 million in funding.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Assemblymember Cecilia Aguiar-Curry (D-Winters) has introduced Assembly Joint Resolution 4 with coauthors Senators Bill Dodd (D-Napa) and Mike McGuire (D-Healdsburg), and Assemblymembers Jim Wood (D-Santa Rosa), Marc Levine (D-Marin), and Tim Grayson (D-Concord). This bill puts California’s Legislature on record demanding U.S. Congressional passage of, and a Presidential signature on House Resolution 8, the “Bipartisan Background Checks Act.”

Thursday, January 10, 2019

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Assemblymember Timothy S. Grayson (D-Concord) issued the following statement in response to Governor Newsom’s proposed 2019-2020 State Budget: