Current News

April 26, 2016
California students and disabled veterans stood with the Senate Republican Caucus at a press conference today highlighting 11 Senate Republican priority bills that work to make California affordable.
April 22, 2016
The nonpartisan Legislative Counsel has released a 10-page opinion responding to questions relating to the authority of the Governor and the California Air Resource Board regarding the implementation of the California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006. To read more about the 10 page opinion,...
April 20, 2016
Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) today celebrated California Aviation Day at the State Capitol with other aviation enthusiasts and members of the California Aviation Caucus.
April 18, 2016
Below is a summary of some subcommittee activity from the past week:
April 18, 2016
February’s sentencing of former state Sen. Leland Yee in a political corruption case closed a dark chapter in the history of the Legislature, and also presents an opportunity to close the legal loopholes that may allow such behavior again.
April 18, 2016
In recognition of Tax Day, Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) announced a package of legislation that will help provide much-needed financial relief to over-taxed, over-burdened Californians.
April 14, 2016
Below is a summary of some subcommittee activity from the past week:
April 13, 2016
Alyson White, a senior at Rancho Mirage High School, testified Tuesday, April 12, on SB 1395, the bill she proposed for Senator Jeff Stone’s (R-Riverside County) “There Ought to be a Law” competition.
April 12, 2016
Senator Tom Berryhill (R-Twain Harte) announces the legislature passed Assembly House Resolution 44 and Senate Resolution 71 which name April 2016 as Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)/Donate Life Month in California.
April 11, 2016
Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) paid her respects today to country music icon Merle Haggard on the California State Senate floor. The 79-year-old country music legend passed away on his birthday last week in Shasta County following complications from pneumonia. Friends and family paid their...