March 12, 2018
Sen. Bates escorts Donna Kalez, the managing partner of Dana Wharf Sportfishing and Whale Watching, to the front of the Senate Chamber to be recognized as the 36th Senate District’s Woman of the Year.
January 10, 2018
Senator Bates responds to Governor Brown’s press conference announcing his budget plan for 2018-19.
June 15, 2017
Senator Bates explains why the budget is a trail of broken promises and bait-and-switch maneuvers exploiting the initiative process.