Press Releases

OCEANSIDE, Calif. – Sen. Catherine Blakespear, D-Encinitas, on Monday presented The Plot restaurant in Oceanside with a resolution for being selected as her Senate District 38 Small Business of the Year.




SACRAMENTO – Legislation by Sen. Catherine Blakespear, D-Encinitas, to encourage the development of housing units that serve unhoused individuals with little or no income and the greatest needs was signed into law by Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday.




SACRAMENTO – Gov. Gavin Newsom on October 7, 2023 signed legislation by Sen. Catherine Blakespear, D-Encinitas, to require an assessment of the effects of climate change on the Los Angeles-San Diego-San Luis Obispo (LOSSAN) Rail Corridor.




SACRAMENTO – Legislation by Sen. Catherine Blakespear, D-Encinitas, giving public employers more authority to protect workers who are being harassed by a member of the public has been signed into law by Gov. Gavin Newsom.




SACRAMENTO – Legislation by Sen. Catherine Blakespear, D-Encinitas, to require gun sellers to post warnings about the danger of having a firearm in a home was signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Gavin Newsom.




SACRAMENTO – Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday signed legislation by Sen. Catherine Blakespear, D-Encinitas, to require all semiautomatic pistols sold in California to use microstamping technology.




ENCINITAS, Calif. – Sen. Catherine Blakespear, D-Encinitas, on Thursday presented the City of Encinitas with a $3.09 million check for the Santa Fe Drive Corridor Improvements Project in Encinitas to make the bustling street safer for pedestrians, cyclists and bus riders.




SACRAMENTO – Legislation by Sen. Catherine Blakespear, D-Encinitas, to give public employers more authority to protect workers who are being harassed by a member of the public was passed by the Senate on Thursday and sent to Gov. Gavin Newsom to sign.