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Senator Bates on KRLA AM 870 The Answer: Sacramento Update
May 8, 2016
Senator Bates talks with host Larry Marino about sober living homes, drug overdoses, campaign finance reform and transportation.
Senator Bates on KOGO 600: Stopping Sex Offenders Who Remove GPS Devices
September 2, 2015
Senator Bates talks with San Diego’s KOGO Radio about the State Assembly approving her bill to crack down on convicted sex offenders who remove or disable their GPS (Global Positioning System) tracking devices.
Senator Bates and Colleagues Announce Legislation to Bar State-funded Universities and Colleges from Banning the American Flag
March 9, 2015
Senator Pat Bates joined Senator Janet Nguyen (R-Garden Grove) and several of their colleagues to announce that they will introduce a Senate Constitutional Amendment to prohibit state-funded colleges and universities from banning the American flag on campus property. Several military veterans were...
Senator Bates with KRLA Radio's Larry Marino
February 11, 2015
Senator Bates talks about taxes, transportation, and public safety with Larry Marino on Southern California’s KRLA AM 870.
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Fox Business: California Gov. Brown Sees Uncertainty as He Proposes Budget
Meanwhile state Senate Republican Leader Patricia Bates called the proposal a "lemon of a budget" saying that the state could not afford its...
Associated Press: California gas prices to rise under bill signed by governor
Senate Minority Leader Patricia Bates said Brown and Democratic lawmakers should have embraced a plan to fund road repairs that did not increase...
San Diego Union-Tribune: Oceanside teen named Boys & Girls Club's California Youth of the Year
While in Sacramento, Hernandez and Orange County Boys & Girls Club Youth of the Year Sarah Arce met with state Sen. Patricia Bates, whose...