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The Atlantic: There’s No Playbook for What Alex Padilla Is Trying to Do

The Atlantic: There’s No Playbook for What Alex Padilla Is Trying to Do

California’s new senator, who filled Kamala Harris’s seat, is hoping to speak for his fellow Latinos. That won’t be easy. Alex Padilla was radicalized early. …

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RELEASE: Sen. Padilla Endorsed by Big City Mayors

RELEASE: Sen. Padilla Endorsed by Big City Mayors

CALIFORNIA BIG CITY MAYORS ENDORSE ALEX PADILLA FOR U.S. SENATE IN 2022 This week Padilla launched his campaign with a growing list of support …

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RELEASE: Sen. Elizabeth Warren Backs Padilla in 2022 Election

RELEASE: Sen. Elizabeth Warren Backs Padilla in 2022 Election

SENATOR ELIZABETH WARREN ENDORSES SENATOR ALEX PADILLA IN 2022 CAMPAIGN FOR U.S. SENATE LOS ANGELES, CA – Today, Senator Elizabeth Warren announced her endorsement of Senator Alex …

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RELEASE: Senator Padilla Endorsed by CA Statewide Leaders

RELEASE: Senator Padilla Endorsed by CA Statewide Leaders

SENATOR ALEX PADILLA EARNS ENDORSEMENTS FROM ALL OF CALIFORNIA’S STATEWIDE LEADERS After nearly all of CA’s Democratic Congressional Delegation gets behind Padilla, All statewide …

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RELEASE: Senator Alex Padilla Announces Launch of 2022 Election Campaign

RELEASE: Senator Alex Padilla Announces Launch of 2022 Election Campaign

SENATOR ALEX PADILLA ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF 2022 ELECTION CAMPAIGN Senator Padilla kicks-off campaign with strong statewide support, earning the endorsement of all but two …

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NPR: Senators Urge Biden To Shut Down US Military Prison At Guantánamo Bay, Cuba

NPR: Senators Urge Biden To Shut Down US Military Prison At Guantánamo Bay, Cuba

Calling the U.S. military prison in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, a “symbol of lawlessness and human rights abuses,” two dozen U.S. senators are urging President …

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CNN: Democrats send letter to Biden requesting immigration bill in second part of infrastructure package

CNN: Democrats send letter to Biden requesting immigration bill in second part of infrastructure package

A bicameral group of Democratic lawmakers sent a letter to President Joe Biden on Tuesday requesting he prioritize legislation that would offer a pathway to citizenship …

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SF Gate: Alex Padilla gets into first Senate Twitter spat with Ted Cruz – SF Gate

SF Gate: Alex Padilla gets into first Senate Twitter spat with Ted Cruz – SF Gate

Alex Padilla is getting to know the ropes of his new job. The California senator got into his first Twitter spat with Texas Sen. …

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New York Times: California’s First Latino Senator Wants Immigration Overhaul Now

New York Times: California’s First Latino Senator Wants Immigration Overhaul Now

WASHINGTON — Less than two months into the job, Senator Alex Padilla, Democrat of California, is impatient to take on the kind of major immigration …

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MSNBC: Undocumented immigrants gaining access to COVID relief championed by Sen. Padilla

MSNBC: Undocumented immigrants gaining access to COVID relief championed by Sen. Padilla

COVID relief going to undocumented immigrants is championed by Sen. Alex Padilla (D-CA), who describes his bill for creating a pathway to citizenship for …

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