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Sunday, August 30, 2015

SACRAMENTO – Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) today announced his Senate Bill 168, which would protect forests, property and the lives of citizens, firefighters and emergency personnel from drone interference, passed out of the Senate and is now headed to the Assembly.

Sunday, August 30, 2015

In a victory for public transparency and a parent’s right to know, the California Department of Education (DOE) has begun restoring 15 years of historical data that it had deleted from the most accessible part of its website.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Senator Bob Huff (R-San Dimas) congratulates Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) on her transition to Senate Republican Leader.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

A public safety bill that just has been introduced is getting bipartisan support from Senate Republicans and Democrat Senator Cathleen Galgiani. The new bill is in response to a loophole that allows dangerous felons who are in the country illegally to be released back onto California streets.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Senate Republicans decided to ask Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) to move into the role of Senate Republican Leader effective today. Sen. Fuller was elected to be the next Leader in February 2015, with unanimous support.  Today, the Caucus members moved the date up from November 1.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Today, the California State Auditor released its findings of an audit of Caltrans, showing that Caltrans approved the time sheets of an engineer who played golf for 55 workdays from August 2012 to March 2014.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Concerned about public safety in the wake of the death of Kathryn Steinle, Senator Sharon Runner (R-Antelope Valley) announced today she is authoring legislation to close a loophole that allows dangerous felons back on our streets.

Monday, August 24, 2015

Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff (R-San Dimas) released the following statement praising the heroic efforts of the three American men who stopped what promised to be a massacre on a train headed for Paris over the weekend.

Sunday, August 23, 2015

SACRAMENTO – Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) has been informed by the Democrat chair of the State Senate Committee on Public Safety that a hearing will not be held to hear Senate Joint Resolutio

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Senator Sharon Runner (R-Lancaster) today announced that her legislation to save taxpayer dollars when a special election proves to be unnecessary passed out of the Assembly Elections and Redistricting Committee.

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