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Anthony Rendon (USA CA)

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Anthony Rendon (USA CA)
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First Name: Anthony
Last Name: Rendon
Middle Name:
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Gender: Male
Start Edit Date: 2017/06/13
End Edit Date: 2017/06/13
Office: CA State Assemblymember
State: California
Assembly District: 63
Party: Democratic
Official Gov Site: http://asmdc.org/members/a63
Additional Site: http://www.anthonyrendon.org/
Wikipedia article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthony_Rendon_(politician)
Official Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SpeakerAnthonyRendon/?fref=ts
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/Rendon63rd
Additional Twitter: https://twitter.com/RendonAnthony
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Draft summary for the individual at Wikipedia

As Assembly Speaker, Anthony Rendon coauthored two bills, SB 32 and AB 197, which mandate an 80% reduction in the state’s greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 (1)(2). Rendon released the following statement regarding the ongoing climate change legislation during the 2015-2016 legislative session: "The world needs California’s continued leadership to advance the fight against climate change, so it is vital that the solutions we put forward are as strong and as solid as possible" (3).

1. California Senate Bill 32 status. Accessed June 9, 2017, https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billStatusClient.xhtml?bill_id=201520160SB32

2. California Assembly Bill 197 status. Accessed June 9, 2017, https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billStatusClient.xhtml?bill_id=201520160AB197

3. Anthony Rendon, "Speaker Rendon Statement on Climate Change Legislation". August 4, 2016, https://speaker.asmdc.org/press-release/speaker-rendon-statement-climate-change-legislation

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1. What are the individual's views on whether climate change is real and caused by human activity?

As Assembly Speaker, Anthony Rendon released the following statement regarding the ongoing climate change legislation during the 2015-2016 legislative session: "The world needs California’s continued leadership to advance the fight against climate change, so it is vital that the solutions we put forward are as strong and as solid as possible." (Press release dated August 4, 2016, https://speaker.asmdc.org/press-release/speaker-rendon-statement-climate-change-legislation)

2. What votes, actions, and governmental/organizational activities on climate change and clean energy has the individual led/supported/opposed?

Prior to serving in the Assembly, Rendon was the interim executive director of the California League of Conservation Voters, a lobbying organization dedicated to environmental issues. (Chris Jennewein, "Toni Atkins Passing Speaker’s Gavel to Anthony Rendon". Times of San Diego. March 7, 2016, http://timesofsandiego.com/politics/2016/03/07/toni-atkins-passing-speakers-gavel-to-anthony-rendon/) Under his leadership, the organization "marked a major legislative accomplishment with the passage of SB 375: The first-in-the-nation law that gives local and state officials the tools to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by making housing and transportation planning decisions." (Andy Kelley, "CLCV Honors Speaker Anthony Rendon at Annual Environmental Leadership Awards". December 1, 2016, http://www.ecovote.org/blog/clcv-honors-speaker-anthony-rendon-annual-environmental-leadership-awards)

Rendon coauthored AB 197 and SB 32, both of which mandate an 80% reduction in the state’s greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. ("SB 32 Status", accessed June 9, 2016, https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billStatusClient.xhtml?bill_id=201520160SB32

"AB 197 Status", accessed June 9, 2017. https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billStatusClient.xhtml?bill_id=201520160AB197)

Speaking of SB 32, Rendon stated, “our climate change efforts are proof California can be progressive and prosperous at the same time.” (Press release dated August 23, 2016, https://speaker.asmdc.org/press-release/speaker-rendon-statement-passage-climate-change-legislation)

Automatically Generated Legislative Actions

AB 1110 Greenhouse gases emissions intensity reporting: retail electricity suppliers.

Final legislative action 2016-08-31 passed yeas 54, nays 25.

  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of AB 1110 TING Consent Calendar Second Day ).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of AB 1110 TING Concurrence in Senate Amendments).

AB 1550 Greenhouse gases: investment plan: disadvantaged communities.

Final legislative action 2016-08-31 passed yeas 53, nays 22.

  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of AB 1550 GOMEZ Assembly Third Reading).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of AB 1550 GOMEZ Concurrence in Senate Amendments).

AB 197 State Air Resources Board: greenhouse gases: regulations.

Anthony was a cosponsor of AB 197.

Final legislative action 2016-08-24 passed yeas 45, nays 30.

  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of Do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on [Natural Resources]).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of Do pass as amended and be re-referred to the Committee on [Appropriations]).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of Do pass.).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of AB 197 GARCIA, E. Assembly Third Reading).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of AB 197 GARCIA, E. Concurrence in Senate Amendments).

AB 2722 Transformative Climate Communities Program.

Final legislative action 2016-08-31 passed yeas 49, nays 27.

  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of AB 2722 BURKE Assembly Third Reading).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of AB 2722 BURKE Concurrence in Senate Amendments).

SB 1383 Short-lived climate pollutants: methane emissions: dairy and livestock: organic waste: landfills.

Final legislative action 2016-08-31 passed yeas 25, nays 12.

  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of SB 1383 Lara Senate Third Reading Amend By THURMOND Set #1).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of SB 1383 Lara Senate Third Reading By THURMOND).

SB 32 California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006: emissions limit.

Final legislative action 2016-08-24 passed yeas 25, nays 13.

  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of Do pass and be re-referred to the Committee on [Appropriations]).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of Do pass as amended.).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of SB 32 Pavley Senate Third Reading Amend By WILLIAMS Set #1).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of SB 32 Pavley Senate Third Reading By RIDLEY-THOMAS).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of SB 32 Pavley Motion to Reconsider).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of SB 32 Pavley Senate Third Reading Amend By GARCIA, E. Set #1).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of SB 32 Pavley Senate Third Reading By GARCIA, E.).

SB 350 Clean Energy and Pollution Reduction Act of 2015.

Final legislative action 2015-09-11 passed yeas 26, nays 14.

  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of Do pass as amended and be re-referred to the Committee on [Natural Resources]).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of Do pass as amended and be re-referred to the Committee on [Appropriations]).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of Do pass.).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of SB 350 De León Senate Third Reading Amend By WILLIAMS Set #1).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of Do pass as amended.).
  • Anthony voted yea (in favor of SB 350 De León Senate Third Reading By ATKINS).

3. What has the individual said about local and regional climate-related impacts and activities?


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