SACRAMENTO – With the release of a new study showing low-income Californians are struggling to afford drinking water, especially amid economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic, Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, announced legislation today to provide financial assistance to customers who can’t pay their water bills and to prevent service disconnections.
FAIRFIELD – Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, commended Fairfield and Vacaville police officers today for their handling of an 18-hour-long, armed standoff that ended peacefully with the arrest of a man accused of threatening his parents with a knife.
SACRAMENTO – Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, issued the following statement today regarding the impeachment of President Donald Trump on a charge that he incited an insurrection Jan. 6 when encouraged his supporters to storm the U.S. Capitol:
“The president must be held accountable for this outrageous attack on our democratic system of government,” Sen. Dodd said. “Impeachment was the appropriate response to this unconscionable act. It sends a strong message that the American people will not allow anyone, even the president, to undermine our republic.”
SACRAMENTO – Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, introduced legislation today to protect employees of contractors by ensuring compliance with California workers’ compensation laws.
“While many do the right thing, too often we have seen contractors who do not carry workers’ compensation insurance,” Sen. Bill Dodd said. “My bill will eliminate barriers to coverage so we can protect those employees who might be injured on the job.”