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  • Fremont Assembly member hosting jobs summit (insidebayarea.com)
    Jun 26, 2011
    FREMONT -- Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is hosting a business summit Wednesday as part of his "Made in California" jobs initiative. The free event will include Ro Khanna, deputy assistant secretary at the US Department of ...
    Oakland Tribune
  • Fremont News Briefs for June 18 (mercurynews.com)
    Jun 16, 2011
    A bill by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, to require gas and oil producers to disclose what chemicals they are using when they engage in hydraulic fracturing or "fracking" in California was approved June 14 on a 5-3 vote by the state Senate's ...
    Fremont Bulletin
  • Supporting our education system (tricityvoice.com)
    Jun 10, 2011
    Speaking with staff of Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, we learned that he is in favor of the proposed Governor's tax extension while staff from Senator Blakeslee's office, stated that he has not taken a position on this, yet. ...
    Tri City Voice
  • Free festival at Quarry Lakes (insidebayarea.com)
    Jun 10, 2011
    Ellen Corbett, Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski and fitness advocate Lorrie Sullenberger, whose husband, Chesley Sullenberger, landed a passenger jet in New York's East River. Entertainment will be provided by traditional Chinese, Korean and Indian dance ...
    Inside Bay Area
  • Assembly approves bill to slow local government bankruptcies (blogs.sacbee.com)
    Jun 3, 2011
    Assembly Bill 506 by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is the latest incarnation of a political battle stemming from the bankruptcy of Vallejo and warnings by other local governments that they are flirting with insolvency. ...
    Sacramento Bee (blog)
  • Capitol Alert: Assembly approves bill to slow local government bankruptcies (sacbee.com)
    Jun 3, 2011
    Assembly Bill 506 by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is the latest incarnation of a political battle stemming from the bankruptcy of Vallejo and warnings by other local governments that they are flirting with insolvency. ...
    Sacramento Bee
  • COMMENTARY: Haggerty out of sync in plan to split city's supervisory district (pleasantonweekly.com)
    Jun 3, 2011
    As it is, none of the three Assembly members—Joan Buchanan (15th), Mary Hayashi (18th) and Bob Wieckowski (20th) live here and, in fact, are seldom seen at public, business and City Council meetings. Haggerty is well-known in all theses circles; ...
    Pleasanton Weekly
  • Fremont News Briefs for June 3 (mercurynews.com)
    Jun 2, 2011
    Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, announced last week he selected Deeya Energy, a Fremont-based energy storage management firm, as the 20th Assembly District's Small Business of the Year. The company will be showcased in small business day ...
    Fremont Bulletin
  • News briefs for May 27 (mercurynews.com)
    May 26, 2011
    The state Assembly last week approved a bill by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, to expedite enforcement against polluters. Assembly Bill 246 passed 47-29 and "This bill will streamline enforcement by allowing local prosecutors to file civil ...
    Fremont Bulletin
  • EDITORIAL: What others are saying (nctimes.com)
    May 20, 2011
    The latest maneuver, a bill sponsored by freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski of Fremont, would give an obscure state commission extraordinary authority over decisions that should be made by elected officials closest to the situation ---- city council ...
    North County Times
  • Bankruptcy bunk (pe.com)
    May 19, 2011
    The Assembly Local Government Committee this month approved AB 506, by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont. The bill would require cities, counties, special districts and other public agencies to undergo a cumbersome state mediation process before ...
    Press-Enterprise
  • Opinion: Why bankruptcy is not the answer (capitolweekly.net)
    May 18, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, a bankruptcy lawyer and former local elected official, has a plan to help cities like Vallejo. He has introduced a new law (AB 506) that would require any municipality to engage in mediation with its creditors before filing ...
    Capitol Weekly
  • PD Editorial: Meddling in affairs of cities, counties (pressdemocrat.com)
    May 18, 2011
    The latest maneuver, a bill sponsored by freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski of Fremont, would given an obscure state commission extraordinary authority over decisions that should be made by elected officials closest to the situation — city council ...
    Santa Rosa Press Democrat
  • San Francisco Bay Guardian (sfbg.com)
    May 18, 2011
    Weber noted that Ting is supporting AB 1321 by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont), which would require that all mortgage assignments be recorded within 30 days of their execution; prevent notices of default from being recorded until 45 days ...
    San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • Another View: Bankruptcy court is no cure-all for cities in the red (sacbee.com)
    May 15, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, represents the 20th District. Reader comments on Sacbee.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Sacramento Bee. If you see an objectionable comment, click the flag icon below it. ...
    Sacramento Bee
  • Something in the water (latimes.com)
    May 9, 2011
    AB 591 from Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) would require companies to disclose the chemicals injected into wells, which would be geted on a state website. It's patterned on a similar bill in Texas that's considered by environmental groups to ...
    Los Angeles Times
  • Third bill targeting city bankruptcies is first to clear Assembly committee (timesheraldonline.com)
    May 7, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckow-ski, a bankruptcy attorney and the bill's sponsor, received praise from even his critics during Wednesday's hearing for his willingness to sit down with opposition like the League of California Cities and the California ...
    Vallejo Times-Herald
  • Mercury News editorial: Latest stab at municipal bankruptcy bill just as bad ... (mercurynews.com)
    May 6, 2011
    This year, another East Bay legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would place major obstacles in the path of local ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Fremont News Briefs for May 6 (mercurynews.com)
    May 5, 2011
    Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is looking to help low-income workers, whose medical debt can force them into homelessness and hunger. Wieckowski's Assembly Bill 1388 passed on the Assembly Floor 46-24. Ordinarily, if a debtor's wages are ...
    Fremont Bulletin
  • Lawmaker emphasizes important role of Asian Americans (examiner.com)
    May 5, 2011
    This was the message of Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, in a press statement issued today, as he commemorates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. The official designation of May as Asian American Heritage Month was signed into law in 1992. ...
    Examiner.com
  • Guest Editorial: Still lousy, bankruptcy bill back (thereporter.com)
    May 5, 2011
    This year, another East Bay legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles in the path of ...
    TheReporter.com
  • Municipal Bankruptcy Bill Draws Ire of Local Government Organizations (publicceo.com)
    May 4, 2011
    The bill, which was offered by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, would address municipal bankruptcy has been decried as an attempt to inhibit the right and abilities of local governments to enter into Chapter 9 Federal Bankruptcy. ...
    PublicCEO.com
  • Three candidates apply for Ohlone board vacancy (insidebayarea.com)
    May 4, 2011
    Ellen Corbett and Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski. With Ohlone bracing for additional state funding cuts, Aziz said he would look to state and federal politicians to generate more funds or grants for the school. He said the biggest concerns for students are ...
    Inside Bay Area
  • Pranav and the Court Decision: Anti-Stem Cell Lawsuit Still Threatens Sick (huffingtonget.com)
    May 2, 2011
    I approached Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, Democrat of Fremont, and asked him to champion this new way to fund the law begun so many years ago by Assemblyman John Dutra. Wieckowski just smiled, and said "Absolutely", and has been fighting for it ever ...
    Huffington Post (blog)

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  • Pinole woman supports spinal cord research in Capitol visit (blogs.sacbee.com)
    Aug 9, 2012
    Anderson's demonstration was in support of Assembly Bill 1657, by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, that would raise funds for spinal cord research in California via a $1 fee imposed on anyone convicted of a traffic moving violation. The funds would ...
    Sacramento Bee
  • The Buzz: California Fish and Game Commission replaces president criticized for killing mountain lion (sacbee.com)
    Aug 9, 2012
    The California Fish and Game Commission removed its president ... The union-backed bill, by Democratic Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, would change a related compromise measure signed into law last year. "Can't help but notice that there are no ...
    Sacramento Bee
  • Editorial: This time, cities win, unions lose (ocregister.com)
    Aug 9, 2012
    Mayors of California's largest cities opposed the bill ... San Bernardino skirted the requirement by declaring its situation a fiscal emergency. "Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, proposed allowing a mediator to stop the clock on a city's ...
    Orange County Register
  • Editorial: This time, cities win, unions lose (ocregister.com)
    Aug 9, 2012
    Mayors of California's largest cities opposed the bill ... San Bernardino skirted the requirement by declaring its situation a fiscal emergency. "Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, proposed allowing a mediator to stop the clock on a city's ...
    Orange County Register
  • Bill to delay cities' bankruptcies put on hold (latimes.com)
    Aug 8, 2012
    The California Labor Federation ... The law is not ironclad; San Bernardino skirted mediation by declaring a fiscal emergency. Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) proposed allowing a mediator to stop the clock on a city's move toward ...
    Los Angeles Times
  • California Lawmakers Won’t Amend Municipal Bankruptcy Law (bloomberg.com)
    Aug 7, 2012
    The bill, opposed by the League of California Cities, was written by the author of the existing law, state Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, a Fremont Democrat. California has afforded local governments “significant fiscal independence” including ...
    Bloomberg
  • New Bill would Help Those with Spinal Cord Injuries (fox40.com)
    Aug 7, 2012
    To give more people that feeling, Ekso founders have teamed up with Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski to push AB 1657 ... There are 3.4 million convictions in California annually, so that could mean $3.4 million every year for research.
    Fox40
  • New Bill would Help Those with Spinal Cord Injuries (fox40.com)
    Aug 5, 2012
    To give more people that feeling, Ekso founders have teamed up with Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski to push AB 1657 ... There are 3.4 million convictions in California annually, so that could mean $3.4 million every year for research.
    Fox40
  • Rob Bonta Piles Up Unpaid Campaign Bills, But Wins Key Endorsements (eastbayexpress.com)
    Aug 3, 2012
    Democrats, some from Southern California, pushed Bonta over the 60 percent ... along with $1,500 from Fremont Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski. Bonta’s campaign also transferred campaign donations to current lawmakers, albeit, in much smaller ...
    East Bay Express
  • Monday to Remember: Paralysis Cure in the Balance? (dailykos.com)
    Aug 2, 2012
    CA-based company will show its exoskeleton at the press conference. The Ekso is a portable bionic exoskeleton designed to help patients with lower-extremity paralysis or weakness stand up and walk. WHO: Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, Dr. Graham ...
    DAILY KOS
  • Milpitas should voice its support for fair elections (mercurynews.com)
    Aug 1, 2012
    Partnering with groups such as Public Citizen, Common Cause and CALPIRG, I proudly authored Assembly Joint Resolution 22 with Assemblymember ... for fair elections. Bob Wieckowski represents the 20th District in the California State Assembly ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Money flows to support Gov. Jerry Brown's tax initiative (sacbee.com)
    Aug 1, 2012
    Mitchell of Los Angeles, Roger Hernández of West Covina, Bob Wieckowski ... 30 effort. Assemblyman Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, donated $20,000. Californians Working Together's highest donors have been labor groups: California Teachers Association ...
    Sacramento Bee
  • Dozens of lawmakers donate to Gov. Brown's tax initiative (blogs.sacbee.com)
    Aug 1, 2012
    "This is an important priority for California to protect our schools and local public ... Roger Hernandez of West Covina, Bob Wieckowski of Fremont; Rich Gordon of Menlo Park, Susan Bonilla of Concord, Das Williams of Santa Barbara, Mike Gatto of Los ...
    Sacramento Bee
  • Upcoming fracking rules could amount to status quo -- with new disclosure (articles.orlandosentinel.com)
    Jul 28, 2012
    Currently, rules governing fracking in California mainly deal with general well ... AB 591, a bill proposed by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, would force oil companies to divulge fracking details including where and when they frack ...
    Orlando Sentinel
  • Fracking bill author may make key change on notification issue (articles.orlandosentinel.com)
    Jul 25, 2012
    The bill by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont ... If the assemblyman's bill wins approval, it would be California's first law specific to fracking. Hydraulic fracturing, as the decades-old practice is also known, injects sand, large volumes ...
    Orlando Sentinel
  • California regulators to host public forum on fracking (latimesblogs.latimes.com)
    Jul 25, 2012
    Much of the anxiety stems from the fact that, unlike other oil-producing states, California does not require oil companies to disclose where they use the procedure or what chemicals they inject into the ground. Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D ...
    Los Angeles Times
  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers’ Employee Recognized for Service to Local Food Bank & Nominated for 2012 Red Cross Bay Area Heroes Award (sfgate.com)
    Jul 20, 2012
    Because of her efforts, Domingo is now in the running to become one of the 2012 Red Cross Bay Area Heroes after being nominated by California State Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski. Domingo began volunteering at the food bank in high school and has continued ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers' Employee Recognized for Service to Local Food Bank & Nominated for 2012 Red Cross Bay Area Heroes Award (benzinga.com)
    Jul 20, 2012
    Because of her efforts, Domingo is now in the running to become one of the 2012 Red Cross Bay Area Heroes after being nominated by California State Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski. Domingo began volunteering at the food bank in high school and has continued ...
    Benzinga
  • Marine named Veteran of Year for 20th Assembly District (mercurynews.com)
    Jul 6, 2012
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski ... above self," Wieckowski said. "Whether it's service to his country, his city, his fellow Marines or his family, he is an inspiration to many. His commitment to veterans is never ending." The Assemblymember further ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Former Milpitas mayor named Veteran of Year for 20th Assembly District (mercurynews.com)
    Jul 4, 2012
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski ... Assemblyman Wieckowski said. "Whether it's service to his country, his city, his fellow Marines or his family, he is an inspiration to many. His commitment to veterans is never ending." The Assemblymember further ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Former Milpitas mayor named Veteran of Year for 20th Assembly District (mercurynews.com)
    Jul 3, 2012
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski ... Assemblyman Wieckowski said. "Whether it's service to his country, his city, his fellow Marines or his family, he is an inspiration to many. His commitment to veterans is never ending." The Assemblymember further ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • The American Independent (salon.com)
    Jul 3, 2012
    issued a statement saying the new performance standards “position California as a national leader in college accountability.” Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D), who offered a bill earlier this year that would have implemented standards ...
    Salon
  • Weisgerber named "Veteran of Year" for 20th Assembly District (mercurynews.com)
    Jun 29, 2012
    Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski,D-Fremont, selected Weisgerber as the 20th ... noting he was among 60 veterans honored by members of the California Legislature. Weisgerber, a Marine from 1949 to 1953, was discharged as a staff sergeant after ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Weisgerber named 'Veteran of Year' for 20th Assembly District (mercurynews.com)
    Jun 29, 2012
    Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski,D-Fremont, selected Weisgerber as the 20th ... noting he was among 60 veterans honored by members of the California Legislature. Weisgerber, a Marine from 1949 to 1953, was discharged as a staff sergeant after ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Is your assemblymember representing you in Congress? (examiner.com)
    Jun 9, 2012
    Milpitas, CA (June 9) -- This city is part of District 20 represented by Assemblymember Bob Weickowski from Fremont ... for deliberations in the Assembly Floor next week, according to Wieckowski's spokesperson Jeff Barbosa. Of the seven bills, the ...
    Examiner
  • Craig Huey's Return: A Post-Primary Look At The California Assembly Elections (dailykos.com)
    Jun 7, 2012
    This is a relatively quick diary looking at the (current) results of the June Primary election in California, and what they tell ... AD-25 (Santa Clara): Democratic incumbent Bob Wieckowski only got 41.4%, but the other Democrat got 27.9%.
    DAILY KOS
  • Fil-Am Fiesta returns for 24th year Saturday (mercurynews.com)
    Jun 6, 2012
    According to Nitafan, Marciano Paynor Jr., the consul general of the Philippines, may be the guest speaker for the event, and local officials such as county Supervisor Dave Cortese and Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, have been invited ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Fil-Am Fiesta returns for 24th year Saturday (mercurynews.com)
    Jun 6, 2012
    According to Nitafan, Marciano Paynor Jr., the consul general of the Philippines, may be the guest speaker for the event, and local officials such as county Supervisor Dave Cortese and Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, have been invited ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Yes on school bond Measure E (mercurynews.com)
    May 31, 2012
    Ellen Corbett, Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, Assemblymember Paul Fong, our entire Milpitas City Council, every Milpitas school parent club, and many, many others have signed on to endorse Measure E. The full list of supporters can be viewed at ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Yes on school bond Measure E (mercurynews.com)
    May 31, 2012
    Ellen Corbett, Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, Assemblymember Paul Fong, our entire Milpitas City Council, every Milpitas school parent club, and many, many others have signed on to endorse Measure E. The full list of supporters can be viewed at ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • COUNTY CURRENTS: Local residents bring message of education support to Sacramento (mercurynews.com)
    May 31, 2012
    Estelle LeMieux, legislative affairs officer for the California ... Bob Wieckowski, Luis Alejo, Rich Gordon, Paul Fong, Jim Beall and Bill Monning also voiced their support of the Governor's Tax Initiative over the Munger Tax Initiative ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • California Lawmaker Pushes New Bankruptcy Law (kpbs.org)
    May 29, 2012
    A bill that would change the state's newly-approved process for cities and counties to enter into bankruptcy has stalled in the California Assembly. Fremont Democrat Bob Wieckowski ... Republican Assemblymember Bill Berryhill says a change ...
    KPBS
  • Forum tackles soaring student loan debt load (mercurynews.com)
    May 25, 2012
    Dozens of California State University-East Bay students gathered at the old union hall on the Hayward campus last Thursday to help Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, kick off a campaign to reduce student loan debt. Wieckowski was joined ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Forum tackles soaring student loan debt load (mercurynews.com)
    May 25, 2012
    Dozens of California State University-East Bay students gathered at the old union hall on the Hayward campus last Thursday to help Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, kick off a campaign to reduce student loan debt. Wieckowski was joined ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Town hall Thursday at CSU-East Bay to discuss keeping higher education affordable (insidebayarea.com)
    May 15, 2012
    Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, who will be joined by state Senate Majority Leader Ellen Corbett, D-San Leandro, to talk about the Middle Class Scholarship Act. The bill, co-authored by Wieckowski, would reduce the cost of attending ...
    Inside Bay Area
  • Assemblymember to Host Town Hall About Affordable Higher Education (castrovalley.patch.com)
    May 13, 2012
    Fremont – Maintaining access to an affordable higher education will be the focus of a Town Hall hosted by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, May 17 in Room 102 in the OLD Student Union at California State University ...
    Patch
  • Assemblymember to Host Town Hall About Affordable Higher Education (unioncity.patch.com)
    May 13, 2012
    Fremont – Maintaining access to an affordable higher education will be the focus of a Town Hall hosted by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, May 17 in Room 102 in the OLD Student Union at California State University ...
    Patch
  • Assemblymember to Host Town Hall About Affordable Higher Education (newark.patch.com)
    May 13, 2012
    Fremont – Maintaining access to an affordable higher education will be the focus of a Town Hall hosted by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, May 17 in Room 102 in the OLD Student Union at California State University ...
    Patch
  • "People must fight for each other"--paralysis cure bill hanging in the balance (dailykos.com)
    May 11, 2012
    ... assembly.ca.gov --Chairman Fuentes Jeff.Barbosa@asm.ca.gov –Legislative Director for Bob Wieckowski. Hard copy letters (wonderful, if you have the time) please send to: Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, State Capitol, P.O. Box 942849 ...
    DAILY KOS
  • New Sabercat Creek Trail's ties to paleontology (mercurynews.com)
    May 10, 2012
    Fremont City Council members and Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont ... Thanks to some $1.2 million in Proposition 50 grant funds distributed through the California River Parkways Grant as well as additional funding from the Alameda ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • I Left My Assembly Seat in San Francisco: A Guide to the 2012 Elections to the CA Assembly (Part 1) (dailykos.com)
    May 9, 2012
    California's 24th Assembly District: Rich Gordon (Democrat, represents 51% of district), Menlo Park, Palo Alto, Sunnyvale. Freshman Democrat Bob Wieckowski was not ... of the district had a Democratic Assemblymember from 2000-2006, before ...
    DAILY KOS
  • Abode Services Reception Thanks, Honors Volunteers (newark.patch.com)
    May 6, 2012
    Longtime volunteer George Vlastelica was presented with a Distinguished Service Award by Andrae Macapinlac, Senior Field Representative for Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski. Malia Vella, a Field Representative for Senator Ellen Corbett’s office, presented ...
    Patch
  • Goldman Sachs Gives More To Democrats Than You Think (neontommy.com)
    May 4, 2012
    The California Assembly voted 48-22 this week to approve Assembly Joint Resolution 22, jointly authored by assembly members Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) and Michael Allen (D-Sonoma County). Assemblyman Michael Allen stated: “I was never taught ...
    Neon Tommy
  • Paralysis Cure Bill Advances, Danger Ahead (dailykos.com)
    Apr 26, 2012
    It was the Assembly Health Committee hearing… Assembly Bill 1657, (Wieckowski, D-Fremont ... We had a cheerful leader in Assemblymember Bob Weickowski (D-Fremont), always a smile, always ready to help a constituent. But the most important ...
    DAILY KOS
  • Children’s March to Protest Kaiser Hayward Closure of Vital Pediatrics Unit (enewspf.com)
    Apr 17, 2012
    CALIFORNIA--(ENEWSPF)--April 17 ... Corbett , former Assembly Member Alberto Torrico, Assembly Member Bob Wieckowski, Searles Elementary PTA/PTC in Union City, Alameda Central Labor Council, Hayward Firefighters, Local 1909 Stonebrae PTA/PTC in Hayward ...
    eNews Park Forest
  • California Committee Approves Franchising Abuse Reform Bill! (bluemaumau.org)
    Apr 16, 2012
    SACRAMENTO — California's fair franchising bill passed the judiciary ... Roger Dickinson, Bill Monning and Bob Wieckowski) and three Republican votes in block against it (Don Wagner, Jeff Gorell and Brian Jones). There was one abstention by Democrat ...
    Blue MauMau
  • Crystal Harris to Judge Gregory Pollack: I won't be a rape victim, twice (examiner.com)
    Apr 12, 2012
    AB 1522 - Today the "No Alimony to those convicted of Spousal Rape" just passed by unanimous vote in the California Assembly ... 7 to 1, with Assembly member Bob Wieckowski (Dem-Alameda) opposed.   (There's one in every crowd.)
    Examiner
  • In California, Fracking Foes Take Aim (santacruz.com)
    Mar 26, 2012
    The report, California Regulators ... of water used in fracking—up to 1.5 million gallons of water for a single well. State Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D–Fremont) has authored A.B. 591, a strong disclosure bill that would require gas ...
    SantaCruz.com
  • California Moves Towards Overturning Citizens United (commondreams.org)
    Mar 23, 2012
    The California state Assembly endorsed yesterday a constitutional ... The 48-22 vote in favor of Assembly Joint Resolution 22, sponsored by Assembly Members Bob Wieckowski and Michael Allen, puts the Golden State at the forefront of a national ...
    Common Dreams
  • McHugh files for state Assembly race, Wieckowski aims to keep seat (mercurynews.com)
    Mar 23, 2012
    The Assemblymember vows to remain in office. would like to serve for another two years." Wieckowski said his focus would remain on promoting clean tech businesses and furthering job creation. "Putting California back to work is key," he added ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • McHugh files for state Assembly race (mercurynews.com)
    Mar 21, 2012
    The Assemblymember vows to remain in office. and would like to serve for another two years." Wieckowski said his focus would remain on promoting clean tech businesses and furthering job creation. "Putting California back to work is key," he ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Kudos to California for Moving Ahead a Resolution Calling for Constitutional Amendment to Overturn Citizens United (commondreams.org)
    Mar 20, 2012
    WASHINGTON - March 20 - Note: Public Citizen’s Democracy Is For People campaign worked with Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski to develop a resolution ... Federal Election Commission. California, which so often is ahead of the country in enacting ...
    Common Dreams
  • Stockton Has Hours Left To Respond To Wells Fargo Bank (msnbc.msn.com)
    Mar 16, 2012
    "These are difficult times for Stockton and I hope this process puts the city on more solid ground," said Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski. The city of Stockton is in mediation. If Stockton declares Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection, it will be the ...
    msnbc.com
  • Stockton Has Hours Left To Respond To Wells Fargo Bank (kcra.com)
    Mar 16, 2012
    "These are difficult times for Stockton and I hope this process puts the city on more solid ground," Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski said. The city of Stockton is in mediation. If Stockton declares Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection, it will be the largest city ...
    KCRA.com
  • Girl Scouts celebrate 100th year (mercurynews.com)
    Mar 15, 2012
    We are very, very grateful for what you do." Andrae Macapinlac, representing Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, also presented a certificate of recognition to the service unit. "Bob grew up with five Girl Scouts as his sisters so he knows ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • State lawmakers order San Jose pension audit (mercurynews.com)
    Mar 8, 2012
    Assembly members Jim Beall, D-San Jose; Luis Alejo, D-Salinas; Paul Fong, D-Mountain View; Rich Gordon, D-Los Altos; and Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, as well as state Sens. Elaine Alquist, D-San Jose, and Ellen Corbett, D-San Leandro, requested ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • State lawmakers order San Jose pension audit (sgvtribune.com)
    Mar 7, 2012
    Assembly members Jim Beall, D-San Jose; Luis Alejo, D-Salinas; Paul Fong, D-Mountain View; Rich Gordon, D-Los Altos; and Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, as well as state Sens. Elaine Alquist, D-San Jose, and Ellen Corbett, D-San Leandro, requested ...
    San Gabriel Valley Tribune
  • State lawmakers order San Jose pension audit (mercurynews.com)
    Mar 7, 2012
    Assembly members Jim Beall, D-San Jose; Luis Alejo, D-Salinas; Paul Fong, D-Mountain View; Rich Gordon, D-Los Altos; and Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, as well as state Sens. Elaine Alquist, D-San Jose, and Ellen Corbett, D-San Leandro, requested ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • State lawmakers order San Jose pension audit (pasadenastarnews.com)
    Mar 7, 2012
    Assembly members Jim Beall, D-San Jose; Luis Alejo, D-Salinas; Paul Fong, D-Mountain View; Rich Gordon, D-Los Altos; and Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, as well as state Sens. Elaine Alquist, D-San Jose, and Ellen Corbett, D-San Leandro, requested ...
    Pasadena Star-News
  • Reed says call for audit of San Jose pension estimate is politically motivated (mercurynews.com)
    Mar 6, 2012
    Elaine Alquist and Ellen Corbett and Assembly members Luis Alejo, Paul Fong, Richard Gordon and Bob Wieckowski, the only other of ... San Jose is very similar to several other cities in California, Beall said. When asked about the San Jose ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Reed says call for audit of San Jose pension estimate is politically motivated (mercurynews.com)
    Mar 6, 2012
    Elaine Alquist and Ellen Corbett and Assembly members Luis Alejo, Paul Fong, Richard Gordon and Bob Wieckowski, the only other of ... San Jose is very similar to several other cities in California, Beall said. When asked about the San Jose ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Reed says call for audit of San Jose pension estimate is politically motivated (marinij.com)
    Mar 6, 2012
    Elaine Alquist and Ellen Corbett and Assembly members Luis Alejo, Paul Fong, Richard Gordon and Bob Wieckowski, the only other of ... San Jose is very similar to several other cities in California, Beall said. When asked about the San Jose ...
    Marin Independent Journal
  • Reed says call for audit of San Jose pension estimate is politically motivated (insidebayarea.com)
    Mar 5, 2012
    Elaine Alquist and Ellen Corbett and Assembly members Luis Alejo, Paul Fong, Richard Gordon and Bob Wieckowski, the only other of ... San Jose is very similar to several other cities in California, Beall said. When asked about the San Jose ...
    Inside Bay Area
  • Lawmakers call for state audit of San Jose's pension problems (contracostatimes.com)
    Mar 5, 2012
    State Sens. Elaine Alquist, D-San Jose, and Ellen Corbett, a San Leandro Democrat and Senate majority leader, have joined in the audit request, along with Assembly members Luis Alejo, Paul Fong, Rich Gordon and Bob Wieckowski. Council committee ...
    Contra Costa Times
  • Stockton City Manager Recommends Taking First Steps Toward Bankruptcy (fox40.com)
    Feb 24, 2012
    California law states cities must take these mediation steps first before filing for Chapter 9 bankruptcy. The bill's author Assembly member Bob Wieckowski of Fremont told Fox 40 news that municipalities in financial trouble needed a structured ...
    Fox40
  • Get grants for going green! (examiner.com)
    Feb 24, 2012
    Kennedy High School in Fremont received $15,000 in planning grant funds from the State Clean Technology and Renewable Energy for California Partnership Academy Program (SBX1 1), according to 20th District Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, (D-Fremont), who is ...
    Examiner
  • Fremont council wants to discuss priorities with area reps (mercurynews.com)
    Feb 23, 2012
    Fremont is a member of the League of California Cities, which advocates for local ... be good to start those dialogues again with Corbett and current Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, particularly to secure economic development funding ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • At this time of the year, are there still local heroes? (examiner.com)
    Feb 12, 2012
    San Jose, CA (February 13) -- The economy ... People who were concerned about the welfare of the community? Well, for Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont), there were local heroes in his district during those dark days who excelled in helping their ...
    Examiner
  • School Bus Drivers Speak Out About Safety, Human Rights Concerns (redorbit.com)
    Jan 27, 2012
    Assembly member Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont); Rev. Tita Valeriano, Messiah Lutheran Church in Hayward and Hayward Congregations Organizing for Renewal; Rev. Daniel Buford, Allen Temple; Igor Tregub, Berkeley Rent Board Commissioner; Andrew Dadko ...
    Redorbit.com
  • Milpitas vice mayor plans Assembly bid (mercurynews.com)
    Jan 25, 2012
    The redrawing of California's political boundaries has prompted ... If McHugh runs, he will face off in the June primary against 20th District Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont. The former Fremont City Council member, elected to the ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • OTHER VOICES: Corporations are not people; money does not mean speech (mercurynews.com)
    Jan 11, 2012
    Here is how our Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont ... the states for ratification that would overturn the Citizens United ruling. If passed, California will be the second state to do so, and will join a growing nationwide list of ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Hagman's Public Employee Retirement Pension Bill Killed (diamondbar.patch.com)
    Jan 11, 2012
    In the hearing, Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski stated he felt legislators should be ... “Pension reform is crucial to California,” said Assemblyman Hagman, “Whether my Democrat colleagues join me or not, I will continue to fight for Californians ...
    Patch
  • Hagman's Public Employee Retirement Pension Bill Killed (diamondbar.patch.com)
    Jan 11, 2012
    In the hearing, Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski stated he felt legislators should be ... “Pension reform is crucial to California,” said Assemblyman Hagman, “Whether my Democrat colleagues join me or not, I will continue to fight for Californians ...
    Patch
  • Wieckowski joins coalition against Citizens United ruling (mercurynews.com)
    Jan 5, 2012
    As the Iowa Caucus kicked off the official beginning of the 2012 presidential election race Tuesday, California lawmakers announced ... The resolution, jointly authored by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, and Assistant Majority Floor ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Citizens United Backlash Grows from Cali. to NYC Urging Congress to Overturn Corporate Personhood (democracynow.org)
    Jan 5, 2012
    We speak to Public Citizen President Robert Weissman; California Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, who introduced the state’s Citizens United resolution; and New York City Council Member and measure co-sponsor Melissa Mark-Viverito. "I think it ...
    Democracy Now
  • Occupy New Hampshire Protester Takes Romney to Task for Declaring "Corporations Are People" (democracynow.org)
    Jan 5, 2012
    Rob Weissman is president of Public Citizen. Thanks to California Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, joining us from Sacramento, and Melissa Mark-Viverito, a member of the New York City Council and co-sponsor of the resolution here in New York that ...
    Democracy Now
  • Greenlining Institute joins CA Clean Money Campaign for disclosure of funders on political ads (asianjournal.com)
    Jan 5, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO - The Greenlining Institute recently endorsed Assembly Bill 1148, the California DISCLOSE Act, to improve funder disclosure on political advertisements. Authored by Assemblymember ... Jerry Hill (AD-19), Bob Wieckowski (AD-20), Rich Gordon ...
    Asianjournal.com
  • Citizens United Backlash Grows From CA to NYC, as Lawmakers Urge Congress to Overturn Corporate Personhood (alternet.org)
    Jan 4, 2012
    We speak to Public Citizen President Robert Weissman; California Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, who introduced the state’s Citizens United resolution; and New York City Councilmember and measure co-sponsor Melissa Mark-Viverito. "I think it ...
    AlterNet
  • There oughta be a law’ movement grows
    Dec 27, 2011
    In California, Simitian and Hill are joined by state Sen. Bob Huff, R-Walnut, and state Assemblyman Bob ... Once filled out, the applications can be emailed to assemblymember.hill@assembly.ca.gov, faxed to the San Mateo district office at (650) 341-4676 ...
    San Mateo Daily Journal
  • California Eyes Solar Path Around Solyndra Wreckage (uk.ibtimes.com)
    Oct 27, 2011
    California's Senate majority leader, at the meeting of executives and investors in Fremont on Wednesday. She was echoed by Bob Wieckowski, a state assembly member who said of the Solyndra bankruptcy filing last month: "I do not believe it should be seen as ...
    IBTimes
  • California eyes solar path around Solyndra wreckage (in.reuters.com)
    Oct 26, 2011
    California's Senate majority leader, at the meeting of executives and investors in Fremont on Wednesday. She was echoed by Bob Wieckowski, a state assembly member who said of the Solyndra bankruptcy filing last month: "I do not believe it should ...
    Reuters India
  • California eyes solar path around Solyndra wreckage (finance.yahoo.com)
    Oct 26, 2011
    California's Senate majority leader, at the meeting of executives and investors in Fremont on Wednesday. She was echoed by Bob Wieckowski, a state assembly member who said of the Solyndra bankruptcy filing last month: "I do not believe it should be seen as ...
    Yahoo Finance
  • California eyes solar path around Solyndra wreckage (reuters.com)
    Oct 26, 2011
    California's Senate majority leader, at the meeting of executives and investors in Fremont on Wednesday. She was echoed by Bob Wieckowski, a state assembly member who said of the Solyndra bankruptcy filing last month: "I do not believe it should ...
    Reuters
  • Partnership Walk in Fremont raises $200,000 (mercurynews.com)
    Oct 13, 2011
    Also participating in the opening ceremonies was Cassie Doyle, consul general of Canada in Northern California ... D-San Jose, and Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, were on hand. Music, dance and cultural performances were provided ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Governor to take action on 600 bills before midnight deadline (news10.net)
    Oct 10, 2011
    AB 506 by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) - Local government ... For full text of the bills, visit: http://leginfo.ca.gov/bilinfo.html.
    KXTV News10Net
  • Governor signs, vetoes numerous bills (pleasantonweekly.com)
    Sep 28, 2011
    AB 1086 by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont ... For full text of the bills, visit: http://leginfo.ca.gov/bilinfo.html.
    Pleasanton Weekly
  • Thousands of volunteers make third annual Great Sierra River Cleanup a success (sierrasun.com)
    Sep 19, 2011
    A full listing can be found on the SNC Web site www.SierraNevada.ca.gov ... as well as Assembly Members Connie Conway, 34th District; Beth Gaines, 4th District; Jim Nielsen, 2nd District; Alyson Huber, 10th District; and Bob Wieckowski ...
    Sierra Sun
  • Local legislators seek state support for solar companies (pleasantonweekly.com)
    Sep 8, 2011
    Corbett (D-San Leandro) and Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) called on the Legislature Wednesday to continue nurturing the growth of the solar industry and pass a bill to give companies using solar panels manufactured or assembled in California a ...
    Pleasanton Weekly
  • Governor Brown issues legislative update (inlandnewstoday.com)
    Sep 7, 2011
    AB 255 by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont ... Price (D-Los Angeles) – Physical education: California Interscholastic Federation. SB 117 by Senator Christine Kehoe (D-San Diego) – Public contracts: prohibitions: discrimination based ...
    Inland Newstoday
  • Seven state office-holders join Sierra Nevada Conservancy's Sept. 17 cleanup (mercedsunstar.com)
    Sep 7, 2011
    and Assembly Members Connie Conway, 34th District; Beth Gaines, 4th District; Jim Nielsen, 2nd District; Alyson Huber, 10th District; and Bob Wieckowski, 20th District. “It means a lot to have the support and recognition from our Legislature ...
    Merced Sun-Star
  • Fracking in Sacramento: Gasland cometh? (newsreview.com)
    Aug 25, 2011
    At the Capitol, a bill by a Northern California Assembly member aims to make the state pay closer attention ... legislative director for A.B. 591’s sponsor, Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski. “[We have] very little information on where, how often, and using ...
    News & Review
  • Redistricting better centralizes Milpitas, officials say (mercurynews.com)
    Aug 17, 2011
    The California Citizens Redistricting Commission ... Milpitas is within the 20th State Assembly District represented by Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont that encompasses the Alameda County cities of Castro Valley, Fairview, Fremont, Hayward ...
    San Jose Mercury News
  • Will California regulate fracking? (sfgate.com)
    Aug 16, 2011
    Even here in green-topian California, fracking has been going on since the ... A new bill introduced by Assemblymember Bob Weickowski (D - Fremont) would change that. The bill, AB 591, would require oil and gas producers to list the chemicals and identify ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • The Thin Green Line (sfgate.com)
    Aug 15, 2011
    Even here in green-topian California, fracking has been going on since the ... A new bill introduced by Assemblymember Bob Weickowski (D - Fremont) would change that. The bill, AB 591, would require oil and gas producers to list the chemicals and identify ...
    San Francisco Gate
  • Fremont Assembly member hosting jobs summit (insidebayarea.com)
    Jun 26, 2011
    FREMONT -- Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is hosting a business summit Wednesday as part of his "Made in California" jobs initiative. The free event will include Ro Khanna, deputy assistant secretary at the U.S. Department of Commerce ...
    Inside Bay Area
  • East Bay braces for big legislative shifts (contracostatimes.com)
    Jun 19, 2011
    Lafayette, Moraga and Orinda will no longer share an Assembly member with Berkeley ... represented by Democrats Mary Hayashi and Bob Wieckowski. Livermore Mayor Marshall Kamena called the loss of Garamendi a fatal blow for the Tri-Valley.
    Berkeley Voice

Blogs

  • Bankruptcy Lawyer Reviews – Opinion: Why bankruptcy is not the answer (bankruptcylawyerreviews.com)
    May 19, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, a bankruptcy lawyer and former local elected official, has a plan to help cities like Vallejo. He has introduced a new law (AB 506) that would require any municipality to engage in mediation with its ...
    Bankruptcy Lawyer Reviews
  • Golden State Liberty: California's Labor Unions Try to Stall ... (goldenstateliberty.com)
    May 19, 2011
    The Capitol Weekly reports on organized labor's latest bad idea: unions are pushing Fremont Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski's AB 506, which would require troubled municipal governments to undergo a confidential review and binding mediation ...
    Golden State Liberty
  • Jefferson Journal: Robbing Peter to pay ... Peter? (timhearden.blogspot.com)
    May 15, 2011
    In an attempt to sweeten a sour deal, Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski ( D- Fremont) has authored AB 218, a bill which would place an initiative on the ballot that would reinstate the California estate tax for estates valued at $1 million ...
    Jefferson Journal
  • Another View: Bankruptcy court is no cure-all for cities in the ... (knowledge911.com)
    May 15, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, represents the 20th District. Related Posts: Vallejo may beat bankruptcy by July – Vallejo Times · 5 Myths About Personal Bankruptcy · A Bankruptcy Geared to Lower Car Payment? ...
    Your Legal News Source
  • May 16 UPDATED: Gov. Brown's May Revise of proposed CA budget ... (educatepleasanton.wordpress.com)
    May 13, 2011
    Nice summary of what is currently being circulated as possible solutions. Just a quick note – we actually have 3 state assemblymembers for Pleasanton – Hayashi (18th District), Buchanan (15th District), and Bob Wieckowski (20th ...
    Educate Pleasanton
  • Capitol Weekly: Capitol clash over effort to curb muni bankruptcies (capitolweekly.net)
    May 12, 2011
    We want to have an adult in the room explaining to folks what the consequences are of a Chapter 9,” said Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, a Fremont Democrat and a bankruptcy lawyer. Strapped cities believe Wieckowski's plan, supported by ...
    Capitol Weekly
  • Sac State Government 180: Capitol Weekly: Municipal Bankruptcy ... (government180.blogspot.com)
    May 12, 2011
    We want to have an adult in the room explaining to folks what the consequences are of a Chapter 9,” said Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, a Fremont Democrat. Strapped cities believe Wieckowski's plan, sponsored by organized labor, ...
    Sac State Government 180
  • Capitol Weekly: Capitol clash over effort to curb muni bankruptcies (capitolweekly.net)
    May 12, 2011
    We want to have an adult in the room explaining to folks what the consequences are of a Chapter 9,” said Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, a Fremont Democrat and a bankruptcy lawyer. Strapped cities believe Wieckowski's plan, supported by ...
    Capitol Weekly
  • Labor Lawyer Reviews – Capitol clash over effort to curb muni ... (laborlawyerreviews.com)
    May 12, 2011
    We want to have an adult in the room explaining to folks what the consequences are of a Chapter 9,” said Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, a Fremont Democrat and a bankruptcy lawyer. Strapped cities believe Wieckowski's plan, supported by ...
    Labor Lawyer Reviews
  • NLP In School» Blog Archive » EDITORIAL: Yet more union meddling ... (nlpinschool.com)
    May 12, 2011
    Written by Fremont Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, the bill would require cities, counties, special districts and other public agencies to submit to convoluted mediation processes that are heavily stacked against them before they would be ...
    NLP In School
  • Municipal bankruptcy bill is back - Todd B. Becker Bankruptcy Law ... (research.lawyers.com)
    May 11, 2011
    Mark DeSaulnier, D-Concord, carried the water for the unions. This year, another East Bay legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result ...
    Lawyers.com Blog
  • Municipal bankruptcy bill is back | Lawyer News & Information (sopoly.com)
    May 11, 2011
    Mark DeSaulnier, D-Concord, carried the water for the unions. This year, another East Bay legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result ...
    Lawyer News & Information
  • Something In The Water in LifeStyle Daily News | Breaking Latest ... (dailynewsen.com)
    May 9, 2011
    AB 591 from Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) would order companies to divulge the chemicals injected into wells, which would be geted on a land website. It's blotchy on a kindred calculate in Texas that's thoughtful by ...
    Breaking Latest International News
  • Healthy Parks Healthy People Festival | East Bay Regional Park ... (ebparks.org)
    May 9, 2011
    Assembly Member - Bob Wieckowski. Vendors: Hulu Hawaiian Shaved Ice more to come.... Co-sponsored by the U.S. Forest Service. Forrest Service. Download > Healthy Park Healthy People Event Flyer Acrobat PDF. Join the worldwide movement! ...
    East Bay Regional Park District - Embrace Life!
  • Democrats rejoice victory in statewide races | IndiaPost (indiaget.com)
    May 9, 2011
    Gavin Newsom, State Treasurer Bill Lockyer, Senate Majority Leader Senator Elan Corbett, Assembly member Bob Wieckowski, CDC Alameda County Chair Robin Torello. Also present were Fremont City council members Sue Chan, Bill Harrison and ...
    IndiaPost
  • East Bay Citizen: Bob, Beware The Lobbyists! (eastbaycitizen.com)
    May 9, 2011
    Under this fact of life in the Capitol, it begs the question whether Fremont Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski was lulled by the Sirens of J Street into carrying legislation calling for state mediation before a municipality can file for ...
    East Bay Citizen
  • Something in the water? | TalkToMeGuy Productions (talktomeguy.com)
    May 9, 2011
    AB 591 from Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) would require companies to disclose the chemicals injected into wells, which would be geted on a state website. It's patterned on a similar bill in Texas that's considered by ...
    TalkToMeGuy Productions
  • cwiney20: Mercury News editorial: Latest stab at municipal ... (cwiney20.blogspot.com)
    May 7, 2011
    This year, another East Bay legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would place major obstacles in ...
    cwiney20
  • Our View: Bankruptcy bill not a solution - Pasadena Star-News (pasadenastarnews.com)
    May 7, 2011
    This year, another Bay Area legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Opinions
  • Our View: Bankruptcy bill not a solution - Pasadena Star-News (pasadenastarnews.com)
    May 7, 2011
    This year, another Bay Area legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Opinions
  • Our View: Bankruptcy bill not a solution - Pasadena Star-News (pasadenastarnews.com)
    May 7, 2011
    This year, another Bay Area legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Opinions
  • Our View: Bankruptcy bill not a solution - SGVTribune.com (sgvtribune.com)
    May 7, 2011
    This year, another Bay Area legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Opinion
  • Fremont News Briefs for May 6 – Fremont Bulletin (debtcollectionservices.biz)
    May 7, 2011
    Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is looking to help low-income workers, whose medical collection services can force them into homelessness and hunger. Wieckowski's Assembly Bill 1388 passed on the Assembly Floor 46-24. ...
    Untitled
  • Our View: Bankruptcy bill not a solution - SGVTribune.com (sgvtribune.com)
    May 7, 2011
    This year, another Bay Area legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Opinion
  • Our View: Bankruptcy bill not a solution - Whittier Daily News (whittierdailynews.com)
    May 7, 2011
    This year, another Bay Area legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Opinions
  • Our View: Bankruptcy bill not a solution | Financeation (financeation.com)
    May 7, 2011
    This year, another Bay Area legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Financeation
  • Our View: Bankruptcy bill not a solution - SGVTribune.com (sgvtribune.com)
    May 7, 2011
    This year, another Bay Area legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Opinion
  • Our View: Bankruptcy bill not a solution - Whittier Daily News (whittierdailynews.com)
    May 7, 2011
    This year, another Bay Area legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Opinions
  • PRANAV AND THE COURT DECISION: anti-stem cell litigation still ... (craigx4mayor.org)
    May 7, 2011
    I approached Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, Democrat of Fremont, and asked him to champion this new way to fund the law begun so many years ago by Assemblyman John Dutra. Wieckowski just smiled, and said “Absolutely”, and has been fighting ...
    craigx4mayor.org
  • Mercury News editorial: Latest gash during metropolitan failure ... (urmycelebrity.com)
    May 6, 2011
    This year, another East Bay legislator, beginner Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pulling a new version. The routine would be rather different, though a finish outcome would be a same: The state would place vital obstacles in a ...
    Mercury
  • Municipal bankruptcy bill makes unfortunate return | Financeation (financeation.com)
    May 6, 2011
    This year, another East Bay legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Financeation
  • Assemblymember Wieckowski Commemorates APA Heritage Month – Rafu ... (rafu.com)
    May 5, 2011
    FREMONT — Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) announced Wednesday that he is commemorating Asian Pacific American Heritage month and will hold the API Heritage Leadership Awards Ceremony. He will honor local community leaders and ...
    Rafu Shimpo
  • Municipal bankruptcy bill is back - Press-Telegram (presstelegram.com)
    May 5, 2011
    This year, another East Bay legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Opinions Editorials
  • Municipal bankruptcy bill is back – Long Beach Press | Financeation (financeation.com)
    May 5, 2011
    This year, another East Bay legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Financeation
  • Wieckowski's bill | Tri-City Beat (ibabuzz.com)
    May 5, 2011
    Wednesday, May 4th, 2011 at 11:40 pm in Uncategorized. Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski has a bill he says will help avert municipal bankruptcies. But apparently cities don't like it one bit. First, here's Wieckowski's press release: ...
    Tri-City Beat
  • Municipal bankruptcy bill is back – Long Beach Press | Los Angeles ... (losangelesbankruptcyfiling.com)
    May 5, 2011
    This year, another East Bay legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Los Angeles Bankruptcy
  • Oakland Tribune editorial: Municipal bankruptcy bill is back and ... (financeation.com)
    May 4, 2011
    This year, another East Bay legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Financeation
  • CaliforniaCityNews.org: New Bill, Same Old Tactics: Third Attempt ... (californiacitynews.typepad.com)
    May 4, 2011
    Another version of a municipal bankruptcy bill is back in play this year, as Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, has introduced the third attempt to make it more difficult for municipalities to declare bankruptcy with AB 506.
    CaliforniaCityNews.org
  • Contra Costa Times editorial: Municipal bankruptcy bill is back ... (contracostatimes.com)
    May 3, 2011
    This year, another East Bay legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Politics
  • Contra Costa Times editorial: Municipal bankruptcy bill is back ... (contracostatimes.com)
    May 3, 2011
    This year, another East Bay legislator, freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, is pushing a new version. The process would be somewhat different, but the end result would be the same: The state would be placing major obstacles ...
    Opinion and Editorials
  • PRANAV AND THE COURT DECISION: anti-stem cell litigation still ... (stemcellbattles.wordpress.com)
    May 2, 2011
    I approached Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, Democrat of Fremont, and asked him to champion this new way to fund the law begun so many years ago by Assemblyman John Dutra. Wieckowski just smiled, and said “Absolutely”, and has been fighting ...
    Stem Cell Battles
  • Daily Kos: PRANAV AND THE COURT DECISION: anti-stem cell ... (dailykos.com)
    May 2, 2011
    I approached Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, Democrat of Fremont, and asked him to champion this new way to fund the law begun so many years ago by Assemblyman John Dutra. Wieckowski just smiled, and said "Absolutely", and has been fighting ...
    California
  • Court: Obama Can Force Taxpayers to Fund Embryonic Research ... (catholictide.com)
    Apr 30, 2011
    AB 190, Vehicle Code violation: additional penalty: spinal cord injury research, by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D – Fremont) would impose an additional penalty of $3 upon every conviction for a... Obama administration shutters anti-porn ...
    Catholic Tide
  • Vallejo Bankruptcy Morass Spurs States to Prevent Other Filings (financeation.com)
    Apr 28, 2011
    talking all together,” Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, a Fremont Democrat and bankruptcy attorney, said in a telephone interview. April 19. “My legislation would appoint a third party, someone who is skilled in bankruptcy work and would be ...
    Financeation
  • Wieckowski files bill to boost struggling economy – Personal Lending (republicbuy.com)
    Apr 28, 2011
    Wieckowski files bill to boost struggling economy. Elpidio Estioko Milpitas, CA (April 27) — If companies have more tax credits, chances are, they may be able to hire more people and contribute in boosting the state's ailing economy. ...
    Personal Lending
  • Vallejo Bankruptcy Morass Spurs States to Prevent Other Filings ... (losangelesbankruptcyfiling.com)
    Apr 28, 2011
    talking all together,” Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, a Fremont Democrat and bankruptcy attorney, said in a telephone interview. April 19. “My legislation would appoint a third party, someone who is skilled in bankruptcy work and would be ...
    Los Angeles Bankruptcy
  • Vallejo Bankruptcy Morass Spurs States to Prevent Other Filings (financeation.com)
    Apr 28, 2011
    “A lot of cities are struggling, but parties are not talking all together,” Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, a Fremont Democrat and bankruptcy attorney, said in a telephone interview April 19. “My legislation would appoint a third party, ...
    Financeation
  • Vallejo Municipal-Bankruptcy Morass Prompts US States to Prevent ... (financeation.com)
    Apr 27, 2011
    talking all together,” Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, a Fremont Democrat and bankruptcy attorney, said in a telephone interview. April 19. “My legislation would appoint a third party, someone who is skilled in bankruptcy work and would be ...
    Financeation
  • Newsom Praises Renewable Energy At Solaria Ribbon Cutting (bootsontheroof.com)
    Apr 26, 2011
    Fremont democratic assemblyman, Bob Wieckowski, praised the expansion of companies like Solaria, stating that Solaria's success is the result of California's long-time efforts to be a global leader of clean energy. Sources: ...
    Boots On The Roof
  • Fremont News of the Day | Tri-City Beat (ibabuzz.com)
    Apr 26, 2011
    From Assemblyman Wieckowski: The assemblyman sent out a press release that one of his bills made it out of committee. It would require oil companies to disclose the chemicals used for an oil extraction process known as fracking. ... Cindy Says: April 26th, 2011 at 11:46 am. There was an outstanding piece on fracking in Arkansas last week on Nightline. Fracking is actually causing earthquakes throughout this section of Arkansas – worth watching – Bob is right on track. ...
    Tri-City Beat
  • East Bay Citizen: Wieckowski's Bill Regulating Use Of Fracking ... (eastbaycitizen.com)
    Apr 26, 2011
    A bill offered by Fremont Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski hopes to regulate gas and oil companies utilizing fracking in California before they endanger the environment similar to recent reports in Texas and Pennsylvania where contaminants ...
    East Bay Citizen
  • Newsom Praises Renewable Energy At Solaria Ribbon Cutting | Boots ... (bootsontheroof.com)
    Apr 26, 2011
    Fremont democratic assemblyman, Bob Wieckowski, praised the expansion of companies like Solaria, stating that Solaria's success is the result of California's long-time efforts to be a global leader of clean energy. Sources: ...
    Boots On The Roof
  • the best solar panel on sale: Solaria Dedicates Solar Panel Plant ... (asolarpanel.blogspot.com)
    Apr 25, 2011
    Also in attendance were: Sierra Club's Executive Director Michael Burne, EPA Regional Administrator Jared Blumenfeld, CPUC Commissioner Mark Ferron, CEC Commissioner Karen Douglas and Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D- Fremont). ...
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  • 2011 Woman of the Year: An educator sets the way! (taxaccountantpleasantonca.com)
    Apr 25, 2011
    Milpitas, CA (April 23) — In the eyes of District 20 Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (-Fremont), an educator is a great example, not only to his or her students, but to the whole community. This is the reason why he chose Sherea Westra, ...
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  • fremont argus | lorraine warren demonologist (inch1080p.co.cc)
    Apr 24, 2011
    Mar 23, 2011 … ASSEMBLY BILL 190, introduced by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, would tack a $3 fine onto … Argus Newspaper Fremont CA | Life123 Alameda Newspapers, Inc – Fremont, California (CA) | Company Profile / Yes. ...
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  • Brown energy - Newsom speaks at Fremont solar plant dedication ... (solarcellsguide.com)
    Apr 24, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, was in the audience Friday, and said the expansion of companies like Solaria is the result of California having striven to be at the forefront of clean energy since the 1970s. ...
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  • 2011 Woman of the Year: An educator sets the way! – Examiner ... (fremont.yourcitydaily.com)
    Apr 24, 2011
    Milpitas, CA (April 23) — In the eyes of District 20 Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (-Fremont), an educator is a great example, not only to his or her students, but to the whole community. This is the reason why he chose Sherea Westra, ...
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  • Newsom speaks at Fremont solar plant dedication - ContraCostaTimes.com (contracostatimes.com)
    Apr 22, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, was in the audience Friday, and said the expansion of companies like Solaria is the result of California having striven to be at the forefront of clean energy since the 1970s. ...
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  • Newsom speaks at Fremont solar plant dedication - ContraCostaTimes.com (contracostatimes.com)
    Apr 22, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, was in the audience Friday, and said the expansion of companies like Solaria is the result of California having striven to be at the forefront of clean energy since the 1970s. ...
    Top Argus Headlines
  • Newsom speaks at Fremont solar plant dedication - ContraCostaTimes.com (contracostatimes.com)
    Apr 22, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, was in the audience Friday, and said the expansion of companies like Solaria is the result of California having striven to be at the forefront of clean energy since the 1970s. ...
    Politics
  • Newsom speaks at Fremont solar plant dedication - ContraCostaTimes.com (contracostatimes.com)
    Apr 22, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, was in the audience Friday, and said the expansion of companies like Solaria is the result of California having striven to be at the forefront of clean energy since the 1970s. ...
    Politics
  • Newsom speaks at Fremont solar plant dedication - ContraCostaTimes.com (contracostatimes.com)
    Apr 22, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, was in the audience Friday, and said the expansion of companies like Solaria is the result of California having striven to be at the forefront of clean energy since the 1970s. ...
    Politics
  • Newsom speaks at Fremont solar plant dedication - ContraCostaTimes.com (contracostatimes.com)
    Apr 22, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, was in the audience Friday, and said the expansion of companies like Solaria is the result of California having striven to be at the forefront of clean energy since the 1970s. ...
    Top Argus Headlines
  • Styrofoam Dishware Ban Considered In California | Neon Tommy (neontommy.com)
    Apr 21, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) is a co-sponsor of SB 568. If approved, the ban would go into effect in 2013. With five Democrats in favor and two Republicans opposed, the measure passed the Senate Environmental Quality committee ...
    Neon Tommy | the voice of annenberg digital news
  • Legislature hopes to avoid losses on car sale (chryslersebringparts.com)
    Apr 18, 2011
    Freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, drives a new Subaru Outback. Assemblyman Jim Nielsen, R-Gerber, prefers a 2009 Ford Edge. More than half of the legislative vehicles are hybrids designed to maximize gas mileage and ...
    Chrysler Sebring Parts.com
  • California Spinal Cord Injury Bill Promotes Embryonic Research ... (fremont.yourcitydaily.com)
    Apr 13, 2011
    There is a bill in the California state legislature that pro-life advocates … by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D – Fremont) would impose an additional penalty of $3 upon every conviction for a violation of state or local traffic laws ...
    Your Fremont Daily
  • Can Ticket Surcharge Cure Paralysis? | CalWatchDog (calwatchdog.com)
    Apr 11, 2011
    APRIL 11, 2011 By WAYNE LUSVARDI Can tacking a $3 surcharge on all traffic tickets in California cure spinal cord injuries? Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski,
    CalWatchDog
  • California Spinal Cord Injury Bill Promotes Embryonic Research ... (pickafig.com)
    Apr 2, 2011
    AB 190, Vehicle Code violation: additional penalty: spinal cord injury research, by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D – Fremont) would impose an additional penalty of $3 upon every conviction for a violation of state or local [...] ...
    pickafig / Published News
  • California Spinal Cord Injury Bill Promotes Embryonic Research (americantruthaboutabortion.blogspot.com)
    Apr 2, 2011
    AB 190, Vehicle Code violation: additional penalty: spinal cord injury research, by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D – Fremont) would impose an additional penalty of $3 upon every conviction for a violation of state or local [...] ...
    The Truth About Abortion
  • California Spinal Cord Injury Bill Promotes Embryonic Research (politicalblogexchange.com)
    Apr 2, 2011
    AB 190, Vehicle Code violation: additional penalty: spinal cord injury research, by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D – Fremont) would impose an additional penalty of $3 upon every conviction for a violation of state or local ...
    Political Blog Exchange - CPAC
  • spinal cord injury – Latest spinal cord injury news – Fremont ... (spinalcordinjuryfund.org)
    Mar 28, 2011
    ASSEMBLY BILL 190, introduced by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, would tack a $3 fine onto every reckless driving ticket in California — the money to go into the Roman Reed Spinal Cord Injury Research Act. Although small ($1.5 … ...
    Spinal cord injury fund
  • Traffic Tickets– to cure paralysis? « Stem Cell Battles (stemcellbattles.wordpress.com)
    Mar 25, 2011
    ASSEMBLY BILL 190, introduced by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, would tack a $3 fine onto every reckless driving ticket in California — the money to go into the Roman Reed Spinal Cord Injury Research Act. ...
    Stem Cell Battles
  • Fremont, Hayward Assembly members name 'Woman of the Year ... (contracostatimes.com)
    Mar 24, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, chose Niles Elementary second-grade teacher Sherea Westra, past president of the Fremont Education Foundation and a supporter of the school district's Measure K parcel tax. ...
    Pleasanton
  • Fremont Argus My Word: Traffic tickets -- to cure paralysis? (contracostatimes.com)
    Mar 24, 2011
    ASSEMBLY BILL 190, introduced by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, would tack a $3 fine onto every reckless driving ticket in California -- the money to go into the Roman Reed Spinal Cord Injury Research Act.
    Top Argus Headlines
  • 2011-03-10 "ENVIRONMENT: Niles Canyon Road widening project battle ... (northbayuprising.blogspot.com)
    Mar 13, 2011
    Wednesday's hearing was hosted by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont; State Sen. Ellen Corbett, D-San Leandro; and Rep. Pete Stark, D-Fremont, whose offices have been inundated with constituent complaints on the topic. ...
    Northbay Uprising
  • Niles Canyon Protest | Tri-City Beat (ibabuzz.com)
    Mar 6, 2011
    Sunday, March 6th, 2011 at 12:21 am in Uncategorized. There were more than six people demonstrating Saturday against Caltrans' first of three projects to widen Niles Canyon Road. I'm told Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski and Vinnie Bacon ...
    Tri-City Beat
  • Assemblyman Wieckowski to Hold Hearings on Key Environmental Issues (prop65updates.blogspot.com)
    Mar 2, 2011
    State Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D-20th), the chair of the Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials Committee, held a joint oversight hearings on controversial environmental issues in mid February 2011 [see Lawmakers to CalEPA: Hurry ...
    Prop. 65 Clearinghouse Blog
  • Contra Costa Times: No end in sight in year-old Pleasanton country ... (endthelockout.org)
    Mar 1, 2011
    Alameda County Supervisor Scott Haggerty and state Assembly member Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, were expected at Saturday's union rally. Ted Gerlach, a club member and chair of the Catholic Community of Pleasanton's social justice ...
    End The Castlewood Lockout!
  • Traffic tickets may fund spinal research - Orange County Register (articles.ocregister.com)
    Feb 28, 2011
    Under AB 190, a bill introduced in late January by Assembly member Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, money raised from the fines would go into the Roman Reed Spinal Cord Injury Research Fund. In a statement, Wieckowski said vehicle accidents ...
    The Orange County Register - News Headlines : OC Moms
  • “We're the ones taking the brunt for everything,” said Jachens, 21 ... (investmentwatchblog.com)
    Feb 23, 2011
    New legislation by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, would raise traffic penalties another $3 to bolster a fund for researching spinal cord injuries. Even idle vehicles have been affected: Lawmakers have imposed $6 in state fees on ...
    InvestmentWatch
  • East Bay Citizen: Make Law, Get Lunch (eastbaycitizen.com)
    Feb 15, 2011
    Fremont Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski has a contest for you. The freshman lawmaker, who replaced Alberto Torrico last December to represent the 20th District, is asking constituents to participate in his “There Ought to be a Law” contest ...
    East Bay Citizen
  • PleasantonWeekly.com : Pleasanton's 20th District Assemblyman ... (pleasantonweekly.com)
    Feb 14, 2011
    State Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D-20th), the chair of the Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials Committee, will hold a series of joint oversight hearings on controversial environmental issues, including green chemistry, ...
    PleasantonWeekly.com
  • Bay Area R-Day event – a celebration of democracy | IndiaPost (indiaget.com)
    Feb 11, 2011
    The recipients of this coveted award were Assembly Member, Robert Wieckowski, AD – 20th, Assembly Member, Paul Fong, AD – 22nd, Robin Torello, Chair, Alameda County Democratic Party, Shobana Ramamurthi, Community Organizer, ...
    IndiaPost
  • I told you so | Fox & Hounds Daily (foxandhoundsdaily.com)
    Feb 9, 2011
    A freshman Democrat from Alameda County, Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, has introduced legislation to resurrect the California inheritance or estate tax, which was abolished by voter initiative in 1982. His proposal would use the majority ...
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  • Calling all SMA 'action' fingers! (thesuitelifeoflucyandethel.com)
    Feb 6, 2011
    In conjunction with Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, they have come up with an extremely creative way to restore the funding for the Roman Reed Spinal Cord Injury Research Fund — without — adding — or — taking — a — single — penny ...
    The Suite Life of Lucy and Ethel
  • HELP NEEDED: Help Us Save Critical Research Funding — Gwendolyn ... (gwendolynstrong.com)
    Feb 5, 2011
    In conjunction with Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, they have come up with an extremely creative way to restore the funding for the Roman Reed Spinal Cord Injury Research Fund — without — adding — or — taking — a — single — penny ...
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  • East Bay Citizen: Wieckowski Hopes To Save Spinal Cord Research Fund (eastbaycitizen.com)
    Feb 4, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) thinks a small portion of your automobile ticket for bad driving should go towards a good cause. The freshman lawmaker introduced a bill last week that would add $3 to all traffic tickets to help ...
    East Bay Citizen
  • Please write a 1 - sentence email or fax. (sci.rutgers.edu)
    Feb 4, 2011
    SACRAMENTO - With motor vehicle accidents being the leading cause of spinal cord injuries in the United States, Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) today introduced AB 190 to boost spinal cord research in California by levying a ...
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  • Examiner's owner wants stadium, has spread $$$ | Political Blotter (ibabuzz.com)
    Feb 3, 2011
    Ron Calderon, D-Montebello — $4300; Assemblyman Bob Blumenfield, D-Woodland Hills — $4000; Assembly Speaker John Perez, D-Los Angeles — $3600; Assemblyman Isadore Hall III, D-Compton — $3500; State Sen. ...
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  • Fremont News of the Day | Tri-City Beat (ibabuzz.com)
    Feb 3, 2011
    From Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski: Wieckowski is seeking to boost the state's struggling manufacturing sector by eliminating the sales and use tax on manufacturing equipment to spark job growth and increase California's competitiveness ...
    Tri-City Beat
  • Don C. Reed: In a Perfect World: A Law to Cure Paralysis -- Paid ... (huffingtonget.com)
    Feb 2, 2011
    That is the fair-play principle behind AB 190 (Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont), a brilliant new California bill to make bad drivers help cure spinal cord injury paralysis. Here's how it works. If the Wieckowski bill goes through. ...
    The Huffington Post Full Blog Feed
  • Don C. Reed: In a Perfect World: A Law to Cure Paralysis -- Paid ... (feeds.huffingtonget.com)
    Feb 2, 2011
    That is the fair-play principle behind AB 190 (Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont), a brilliant new California bill to make bad drivers help cure spinal cord injury paralysis. Here's how it works. If the Wieckowski bill goes through. ...
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  • Assembly Member Bob Wieckowski @ Tri City Democratic Forum Annual ... (audiorack.geterous.com)
    Jan 29, 2011
    Sent from my iPhone. Permalink | Leave a comment »
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  • New Paralysis Cure Bill Brings it all Together « Stem Cell Battles (stemcellbattles.wordpress.com)
    Jan 27, 2011
    And now, at last, Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski's AB 190 brings everything together. The successful passage of AB 190 will provide the funds to combine the separate energies, and let California solve the riddle of paralysis. ...
    Stem Cell Battles
  • California Assembly Committee Memberships (fosteryouthalliance.org)
    Jan 26, 2011
    Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski (D – 20). Chair, Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials; Insurance; Judiciary; Public Employees, Retirement and Social Security. Speaker Pérez's full list of committee memberships were announced in this ...
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  • BLT Enterprises Celebrates Commissioning of 398 Kilowatt Solar ... (esolarenergynews.com)
    Jan 20, 2011
    Attending the event were representatives from BLT and SPI as well as several community and state leaders including Mr. Andrae Macapinlac from California State Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski's office. Also present were City of Fremont ...
    Solar Energy News
  • PleasantonWeekly.com : Saturday news round-up from around the Bay (pleasantonweekly.com)
    Jan 15, 2011
    Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, said Friday that he's concerned about reports that Union Pacific wants to use the land for an intermodal freight rail transportation center. He would prefer that the land ...
    PleasantonWeekly.com
  • More from Union Pacific | Tri-City Beat (ibabuzz.com)
    Jan 14, 2011
    Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski just issued a statement, saying found Union Pacific's purchase “very disturbing” and that it “could have a negative effect on future development plans in the community.” Kind of a terrible week at City Hall ...
    Tri-City Beat
  • Local lawmakers praise Brown's budget approach, if not the details ... (topstoriesoakland.com)
    Jan 12, 2011
    “Even Gray Davis was a cold fish, he never met with anybody,” Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, said after his caucus met with Brown, adding that while nobody's pretending this budget isn't painful, many seem to be saying, ...
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  • East Bay Citizen: Dutra Says He's Not Running in '12, But Sounds ... (eastbaycitizen.com)
    Jan 5, 2011
    He replaces Bob Wieckowski who left two years into his term to become assemblyman for the 20th District. Some though have speculated if Dutra does not seek re-election, he may turn his eye to replacing Mayor Bob Wasserman, instead. ...
    East Bay Citizen
  • Dutra selected interim council member | Tri-City Beat (ibabuzz.com)
    Dec 17, 2010
    If you recall, they got Assemblymember Wieckowski elected in an election that is probably more consequential than this appointment. Tri-City Dweller Says: December 17th, 2010 at 12:11 am. Chinmoy you are a snake that slithers around, posing as a democrat ... Or else I wouldn't have received the endorsement from John Dutra, Bob Wasserman and Guy Emanuele. The very fact that folks like you call that “pathetic” says it all about the stat a of the Fremont democratic “bigwigs” ...
    Tri-City Beat
  • Hayashi Gains Two Assembly Chairpersonships (eastbaycitizen.com)
    Dec 16, 2010
    Two-term Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi received two chairpersonships and freshman Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski received one. Both assemblymembers serve on the Insurance Committee along with another East Bay legislator, Assemblywoman Nancy ...
    The Citizen
  • East Bay Citizen: New Assemblyman Offers Legislation on Day One (eastbaycitizen.com)
    Dec 9, 2010
    Fremont Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski was sworn-in last Monday and quickly got to work. On the same day he replaced termed-out Alberto Torrico in Sacramento, Wieckowski already had his first piece of legislation in the pipeline. ...
    East Bay Citizen
  • East Bay Citizen: LiveTweeting from Election Night 2010 (eastbaycitizen.com)
    Nov 3, 2010
    >>Alameda County Assemblymembers Nancy Skinner, Joan Buchanan, Sandre Swanson, Bob Wieckowski all cruise to re-election. 1 hour ago >>Downtrodden #Hayward School Board to get two new members. Lisa Brunner and William McGee lead; ...
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  • Voter's Guide to Judges, Candidates & Props/ Bay Area Christian ... (kcc.geterous.com)
    Oct 28, 2010
    Bob Wieckowski (D) NN? Adnan Shahab (R) REFUSED. Assembly District 21. Rich Gordon (D) REFUSED. Greg Conlon (R) N?? Assembly District 22. Paul Fong (D) NNN. Eric Hickok (R) REFUSED. Assembly District 23. Nora Campos (D) REFUSED ... Assemblyman Chuck DeVore, Congressman Tom McClintock, Capitol Resource Institute, Congressman John Campbell, Craig Huey, OC Supervisor John Moorlach, Campaign for Children & Families, The CA Republican Assembly (CRA), and Robyn Nordell all ...
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  • Shahab declares victory, GOP candidates fight each other in race ... (ibabuzz.com)
    Oct 5, 2010
    If I lived in the 20th Assembly District, Adnan would have my vote. Andrew L. Says: October 6th, 2010 at 11:26 pm. Bob Wieckowski has the experience and the sanity to to be our next Assemblymember. Go, Bobby! ...
    Tri-City Beat
  • Houston will run for California GOP chair | Political Blotter (ibabuzz.com)
    Aug 3, 2010
    In a political move with an East Bay twist, former Assemblyman Guy Houston, of San Ramon, will run for chairman of the California Republican Party against state vice chairman Tom Del Beccaro, of Lafayette, according to Jon Fleischman at .... Bob Ward Says: August 4th, 2010 at 2:08 am. I visited the website of Guy Houston's current business and it looks like nothing more than a lobbying outfit of his own creation. That is the last refuge of a “career politician” — “I don't ...
    Political Blotter
  • East Bay Citizen: What Could Happen to the 18th Assembly Seat (eastbaycitizen.com)
    Jul 16, 2010
    He also adding he would not encroach on a seat held by new Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski in Fremont 20th district. No matter how the political redrawing of California falls in place, the political aspirations of many across the state will ...
    East Bay Citizen
  • What Happens Next for Conservatives in California? (allrightmagazine.com)
    Jun 10, 2010
    Well, on June 8, Bob Wieckowski wound up securing the Democratic nomination. I guarantee you that, in his mind, he believes that he will be in Sacramento during the next session of the State Assembly convenes. ... Something that bears keeping in mind is that, as an Assemblymember, I would be able to introduce legislation that could benefit citizens throughout the state. No matter where a person lives, if that person has an issue that is consistent with my beliefs, ...
    All Right Magazine
  • What happens next for conservatives in California? (adnanshahab.com)
    Jun 10, 2010
    Well, on June 8, Bob Wieckowski wound up securing the Democratic nomination. I guarantee you that, in his mind, he believes that he will be in Sacramento during the next session of the State Assembly convenes. ... Something that bears keeping in mind is that, as an Assemblymember, I would be able to introduce legislation that could benefit citizens throughout the state. No matter where a person lives, if that person has an issue that is consistent with my beliefs, ...
    adnanshahab.com
  • California election results: Some Assembly races remain up in the ... (latimesblogs.latimes.com)
    Jun 9, 2010
    Assembly District 20: Attorney Bob Wieckowski, backed by trial lawyers, law enforcement groups and the California Nurses Assn., has a 1000-vote lead over rival Garrett Yee in the Democratic primary for this Bay Area district. ... Assembly District 70: This four-way Republican primary to replace Assemblyman Chuck DeVore of Irvine was the closest Republican Assembly race of the night. Don Wagner, a community college district board member, now has an 800-vote lead over ...
    PolitiCal
  • Some California election results remain too close to call ... (latimesblogs.latimes.com)
    Jun 9, 2010
    Meanwhile, an IE backed by trial lawyers and the California Nurses Association have spent about $100000 on behalf of attorney Bob Wieckowski, who also has received a boost from law enforcement groups. ... Senate District 40 -- Assemblywoman Mary Salas (D-San Diego) is clinging to a 50-vote lead over former Assemblyman Juan Vargas (D-San Diego). This race has been interpreted as a referendum on Darrell Steinberg's leadership and the influence of business groups in ...
    PolitiCal
  • Vote for California Candidates Who Support Marijuana Reform » THE ... (theweedblog.com)
    Jun 8, 2010
    FREMONT (District 20) Assemblymember – Garrett Yee opposes legalizing marijuana; opponent Bob Wieckowski supports marijuana legalization. (Source: Oakland Tribune, 5/25). LOS ANGELES COUNTY: Superior Court Judge – Local MMJ activists ...
    THE Weed Blog
  • Prop 14: The Agent Of Change? (blogs.kqed.org)
    Jun 4, 2010
    In part one of my reporting, I traveled to the 20th Assembly district for a check in on the hot open seat primary between Democrats Bob Wieckowski and Garrett Yee. Sure, there's a Republican on the ballot, too, in this Bay Area district centered in Fremont. But Democrats hold an almost 30 point ... The Legislature's only independent legislator, Assemblymember Juan Arambula (I-Fresno, though he was elected as a Democrat) says the "deck is stacked" in favor of the parties. ...
    Capital Notes -- From kqed's John Myers
  • Advocacy group calls AD 53 race 'major battleground' for insurers (insidesocal.com)
    Jun 2, 2010
    A Santa Monica-based consumer group is keeping tabs on the wild campaign contributions and "independent expenditures" from outside/lobbying groups in the eight-way Democratic primary to replace Assemblyman Ted Lieu. Consumer Watchdog lumps the 53rd .... It has spent more than $317000 in Assembly Districts 20 (in support of candidate Garrett Yee and in opposition to candidate Bob Wieckowski) and 53 (all against candidate Betsy Butler). "It's not enough that insurance ...
    South Bay Pipeline
  • Calitics:: Meanwhile, Down in the South Bay (calitics.com)
    May 28, 2010
    Fremont Councilmember Bob Wieckowski and Ohlone College trustee Garrett Yee attended the same Fremont high school, but they differ starkly in disposition, life experience and political philosophy. (OakTrib). Wieckowski says he would support .... AD-21 is also Silicon Valley's Assemblymember. Silicon Valley has so much to offer Sacramento and California state government, yet unfortunately Silicon Valley's best and brightest are yet to truly engage in state issues. ...
    Calitics - Front Page
  • Campaign Mailer Watch: Bob Wieckowski | Tri-City Beat (ibabuzz.com)
    May 9, 2010
    27 Responses to “Campaign Mailer Watch: Bob Wieckowski”. Marty Says: May 9th, 2010 at 7:45 am. Regarding the Bart extension, he says: “As an elected official I have control over how (money) is spent. .... While his service to our country is noble and deserving of the highest respect, I was commenting with regards to his legislative accomplishments and experience when it comes to doing the work a state assemblyman must do. He is someone to watch, I agree. ...
    Tri-City Beat
  • Independence Caucus takes aim at incumbents | Political Blotter (ibabuzz.com)
    Feb 4, 2010
    I spent a couple of hours yesterday with Bob White, the volunteer Northern California director of the Independence Caucus, talking about grassroots efforts to recruit and support “fiscally responsible” candidates to challenge ... The caucus also has endorsed Assemblyman Chuck DeVore, R-Irvine, in the U.S. Senate race. And there will be a debate tomorrow between caucus-vetted candidates Kevin Gordon and Don Barich, vying for the Republican nomination to challenge Rep. ...
    Political Blotter
  • Wieckowski raises more than Yee in second half of 2009, but still ... (ibabuzz.com)
    Feb 2, 2010
    Quick refresher: Fremont Coucilman Bob Wieckowski and Ohlone College Trustee Garrett Yee are running against each other in the June Primary to see who'll most likely replace Assemblyman Alberto Torrico, D-Newark. ...
    Tri-City Beat
  • Political happenings (ibabuzz.com)
    Jan 23, 2010
    Assemblyman Alberto Torrico, who's running for Attorney General, and Fremont City Councilman Bob Wieckowski, who's running for Torrico's Assembly seat will be hosting a signature-gathering party Saturday: ...
    Tri-City Beat
  • gift time (ibabuzz.com)
    May 1, 2009
    on aug 30, councilmembers bob wieckowski and bill harrison went to an a's game courtesy of assemblyman alberto torrico. the triumvirate must have been good luck. the a's won late 3-2. i wonder if they stayed till the end. ...
    tri-city beat
  • A Round of Applause for Fremont, USA | Raising the Bar | Jay ... (eastbayexpress.com)
    Mar 18, 2009
    ... Congressman Pete Stark, Attorney General Jerry Brown, Assembly-member Alberto Toricco, Supervisor Scott Haggerty, Fremont Mayor Bob Wasserman, Vice Mayor Anu Natrajan, Fremont Council Members: Bill Harrison, S. Chan, Bob Wieckowski. ...
    East Bay Express, East Bay Express
  • Fremont Election Winners, non-winners and losers | Tri-City Beat (ibabuzz.com)
    Nov 6, 2008
    Bob Wieckowski: He's the top vote-getter for City Council, and now he's perfectly positioned to head off to Sacramento in two years to take over for his law office mate, Assemblyman AlbertoTorrico. Kristi Yamaguchi: The Olympic gold ...
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  • yamaguchi for chan (ibabuzz.com)
    Oct 14, 2008
    trisha tahmasbi had to settle for fabian nunez's campaign fund and bob wieckowski's secretary. those of you who keep pointing to chan's ties to former assemblyman john dutra and tahmasbi's ties to her boss, current assemblyman alberto ...
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  • Trisha Tahmasbi has a web site | Tri-City Beat (ibabuzz.com)
    Sep 21, 2008
    She's also having a big campaign kick-off event this Thursday with, of all people, Bob Wasserman, listed in a fancy font as the Special Guest. Remember, the mayor is backing Bob Wieckowski and Sue Chan for council, not Tahmasbi. .... Then you must be concerned about Sue Chan since she is being heavily funded by John Dutra, former Fremont Council Member and Assemblymember. Oh yeah, and he's a millionaire developer, too. Also noticed that Mr. Dominic Dutra is aggressively ...
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  • John Dutra speaks | Tri-City Beat (ibabuzz.com)
    Aug 19, 2008
    Dutra is backing Desrie Campbell and Bryan Gebhardt for school board, Teresa Cox for Ohlone Board, Bob Wasserman for mayor and Bob Wieckowski and Sue Chan for city council. He said they all asked for his .... Assemblymember Nicole Parra learned the hard way that Sacramento pols punish those who vote their conscience. When she stood up for her district, she was swiftly disciplined by Party leaders and ejected from her Capitol offices. Trisha is employed by Torrico and was ...
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  • councilmember what's her name? (ibabuzz.com)
    Aug 5, 2008
    ... but is already a top candidate for city council, an ohlone college board member and the right-hand woman for assemblymember alberto torrico and fremont councilman bob wieckowski, who have both endorsed her for council. ...
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  • keep pedaling, bob (ibabuzz.com)
    Feb 14, 2008
    she emailed me a a little ditty yesterday about councilmember bob wieckowski riding in a charity bike race this weekend. this actually makes a little sense, since tahmasbi works for assemblyman alberto torrico, who just happens to be ...
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  • prop 87 oil company lies exposed! (samspadesf.blogspot.com)
    Sep 22, 2006
    karen bass, california state assemblymember wilma chan, california state assemblymember judy chu, california state assemblymember dave jones, california state assemblymember john laird, california state assemblymember joe nation, california state assemblymember ... bob wieckowski, councilmember, city of fremont dean williams, councilmember, city of grass valley christine krolik, councilmember city of hillsborough louie a. lujan m.ed., councilmember, city of la puente ...
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