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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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Times of San Diego: California 'Sanctuary State' Bill Approved on Legislature's Last Day
Senate Republican Leader Patricia Bates of Laguna Niguel said that even with last-minute changes sought by Brown, the law could permit dangerous...
Fox San Diego: California lawmakers weigh in on DACA decision
"It is imperative that Congress pass a lasting legislative solution that will ensure that 800,000 young people, who have done nothing wrong, can...
Los Angeles Times: California's Republican leaders call on Congress to find a solution to accommodate Dreamers
Bates said it is important that Congress pass a “lasting solution” that will allow the 800,000 people participating in Deferred Action for...