Bill Mandating Free Menstrual Products In California Schools Heads to Gov. Newsom's DeskCalifornia public schools and colleges would have to stock their restrooms with free menstrual products under legislation sent Thursday to Gov. Gavin Newsom as women’s rights advocates push nationwide for affordable access to pads, tampons and other items.
Menstrual Equity: Santa Clara Supervisors Approve Plan For Free Period Products In County FacilitiesSanta Clara County supervisors took a stand for menstrual equity Tuesday by unanimously approving a plan to stock restrooms in all county facilities with free period products.
Gov. Newsom Seeks To End Tax On Tampons, Diapers As Part Of 'Parents' Agenda'California Gov. Gavin Newsom and his wife, Jennifer Siebel Newsom, unveiled Tuesday what they call a "parents' agenda," including proposals to end the sales tax on tampons and diapers and to use revenue from legal marijuana sales to expand child care programs.
Alameda Supports End Of Sales Tax On Tampons, Other Feminine Hygiene ProductsFeminine hygiene products may be exempt from sales tax in California.
Campaign Seeks Free Tampons In Public Restrooms As The NormA marketing executive has started a movement that she and others hope will result in free tampons and pads in all public restrooms.
Kimberly-Clark Issues Warning Over Stolen TamponsThieves have stolen and sold some rejected tampons that may pose a health risk if used, Kimberly-Clark Corp. said Tuesday.