- SCA X1 1 (Huff), co-authored by 32 legislators, would constitutionally guarantee that the billions in transportation taxes paid annually by California drivers are used only for transportation purposes.
- Today, the Governor and the ruling Democrats announced a partisan budget deal that would result in a new record high spending level for the state of California. On top of this new spending plan, they announced two special sessions that could impose multiple new taxes.
- Senate Republicans held a roundtable discussion with members of the media to discuss their ideas on how to jumpstart the state investment in transportation infrastructure.
Senate Republican Leader Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) and Vice-Chair of the Budget Committee Senator Jim Nielsen (R-Gerber) issued a joint statement regarding Gov.
Senate Republican Leader Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) issued the following statement congratulating Assemblyman Anthony Rendon (D-Lakewood) in his new role as Assembly Speaker. He is the first speaker to be elected subject to the new term limit rules.
Today, Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) said that majority Democrats have made it increasingly obvious that they are intent on raising taxes on hardworking Californians.
Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) has announced that Governor Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 531 into law, a measure that streamlines and improves the enforcement process at the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
Senator Bob Huff (R-San Dimas) says he cannot support the Governor’s transportation infrastructure financing plan as it’s currently written because it does not end the diversion of transportation tax dollars to other areas of the state budget and contains multiple tax hikes on motorists.
Legislation authored by Senator Bob Huff (R-San Dimas) that will lead to faster reports of possible child abuse and neglect cases passed its final test in the State Senate today, and will be sent to the Governor for his signature consideration.
California State Senator Janet Nguyen is proud to announce that she has been selected by the Aspen Institute as a 2015 Rodel Fellow. In this capacity, Senator Nguyen will participate in a public leadership program that nurtures bipartisanship, political civility, and the ideals of democracy.