October 02, 2015

San Diego, CA…Senator Ben Hueso today announced Governor Brown signed into law Senate Bill 287, the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Safety Act.  This measure will now require buildings constructed after January 2017, with occupancy of 200 or more, to install Automated External Defibrillator (AEDs) onsite.  AEDs are commonly used to diagnose life threatening cardiac arrest and treat through deregulation, which allows the heart to

September 23, 2015

San Diego, CA… State Senator Ben Hueso announced today that as part of September’s Hunger Action Month, he will participate in the CalFresh Challenge and live on a $4.38 per day/$30.67 budget on food for a week.   CalFresh, formerly known as the state's food stamp program, provides low-income residents with a budget each month to pay for groceries.  Senator Hueso has vowed to walk in the shoes of

September 14, 2015

San Diego, CA… State Senator Ben Hueso addressed his district today with a statement regarding the end of the 2015 legislative session to highlight his major legislative proposals.