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Press Release

Thursday, July 11, 2024

VACAVILLE – Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, released the following statement today regarding the death of Vacaville Police Officer Matthew Bowen, who was killed today while conducting a traffic stop on his police motorcycle.

“I am terribly saddened to learn of the death of Officer Bowen, who devoted his life to keeping our community safe,” Sen. Dodd said. “I join all North Bay residents in mourning his loss and extend my heartfelt condolences to Officer Bowen’s family and his law enforcement colleagues.”

Press Release

Wednesday, July 3, 2024

SACRAMENTO – Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, today announced his legislation has advanced that would build upon recent directives from President Joe Biden and Gov. Gavin Newsom addressing the unprecedented growth of artificial intelligence technology by encouraging continued innovation while ensuring the rights and opportunities of all Californians are protected.

Press Release

Tuesday, July 2, 2024

SACRAMENTO – Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, announced today his legislation has advanced that would help ensure electrical utilities are pursuing the fastest and most cost-effective infrastructure improvements, safeguarding the public from future wildfires and saving money for ratepayers forced to cover the cost of more expensive repairs.

Press Release

Saturday, June 29, 2024

SACRAMENTO – Gov. Gavin Newsom today signed legislation from Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, to protect California restaurant patrons from hidden fees, by tailoring upfront disclosure requirements to the food services industry.