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Friday, April 28, 2017

(Sacramento) – The California State Assembly proclaimed April 24, 2017, as California Holocaust Memorial Day with the passage of Assembly Concurrent Resolution 37, authored by Assemblymember Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto). “On this day we remember the 6-million Jews and countless other victims, survivors and liberators of the Holocaust,” said Assemblymember Berman. “We must recall, reflect upon and acknowledge these events to ensure that hatred never again leads to such immense tragedy.” To hear Assemblymember Berman's full remarks, watch this Assembly Access video.

Monday, April 17, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Berman (D-Palo Alto) has been appointed by Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) to Chair the Assembly Committee on Elections and Redistricting.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Berman (D-Palo Alto) released the following statement in response to the passage of Senate Bill 1, California’s landmark transportation package.

“Tonight I voted yes on Senate Bill 1 to raise an additional $5.2 billion a year to repair California’s crumbling transportation infrastructure.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

(Sacramento) – Assemblymember Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto), co-presents AB 1312, the Sexual Assault Survivor’s Bill of Rights, in the Assembly Public Safety Committee. “A federal sexual assault Bill of Rights, courageously crafted and advocated for by a survivor of sexual assault, was unanimously passed by Congress and signed into law by President Obama last year,” Assemblymember Berman told the Committee. “California must follow suit.” Watch more of Assemblymember Berman’s testimony in this Assembly Access video.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

SACRAMENTO – AB 1312, the Sexual Assault Survivors’ Bill of Rights, a measure joint authored by Assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez-Fletcher (D-San Diego) and Assemblymember Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto) received unanimous, bipartisan support in the Assembly Public Safety Committee this morning on a 7-0 vote.

Thursday, March 2, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto) has been appointed by Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) to Chair the Select Committee on the Master Plan for Higher Education in California.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Berman (D-24) has released the following statement in response to a bomb threat made to the Oshman Family Jewish Community Center in Palo Alto:

Monday, January 23, 2017

Kaiser Permanente Redwood City's project for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. day of service was to clean up the gardens at Taft Elementary School in Redwood City. Two of the more distinguished gardeners helping Kaiser Permanente's 60 volunteers were Assemblymen Kevin Mullin, lef, and Marc Berman. Kaiser Permanente deems the MLK holiday a "day on, not off," working on service projects to improve our neighborhoods.