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October 21, 2020
SACRAMENTO, CA – Senator Ling Ling Chang ( R-Diamond Bar ) issued the following statement in response to the new guidelines for amusement and theme parks in California: “We should follow the science and help theme parks safely and responsibly re-open. These arbitrary guidelines have devastating...
October 21, 2020
COVID-19 is killing Asian Americans in the Bay Area. In this six-part series, USA TODAY investigates how systemic racism is driving high death rates.
October 7, 2020
Standing in front of California’s Employment Development Department (EDD) headquarters, seven residents of Northern California urged Governor Newsom to be more hands-on with helping those in need. Like millions of Californians, these residents lost their jobs after the Governor triggered a shutdown...
October 7, 2020
Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel), the Vice Chair of the Senate Environmental Quality Committee, issued the following statement after Governor Gavin Newsom issued a sweeping executive order today concerning climate change: “Policies to successfully address climate change require informed...
October 7, 2020
SACRAMENTO - Today, Governor Gavin Newsom made a clear statement with his signing of Executive Order N-82-20, that he no longer needs the California State Legislature. Assembly Bill 3030 and Assembly Bill 2954 did not advance out of the state Legislature this past legislative session, yet the...
October 6, 2020
Senate Republican Leader Shannon Grove (R-Bakersfield) released the following statement after the California State Controller canceled a $35 million contract to a public affairs firm with strong Democrat political ties. California's Secretary of State awarded the multi-million dollar contract to...
September 30, 2020
By Bradford Betz | Fox News California’s secretary of state has reportedly awarded a $35 million voter outreach contract to a consulting firm with close ties to the Democratic Party. Now, California Republicans are calling upon Gov. Gavin Newsom to cancel the contract for compromising the integrity...
September 30, 2020
By John Moorlach State Senator representing the 37th Senate District Gov. Gavin Newsom likes to beat Californians over the head that every ill under his administration is due to climate change, including wildfires. But what you will not find him saying is that, while he is spending billions of...
September 30, 2020
Without legal authority and bypassing the state’s open bid contracting procedures, the California Secretary of State entered a $35 million agreement with a partisan public relations firm to conduct “voter outreach.” These state funds were intended to help with the administration of local county...
September 29, 2020
SACRAMENTO, CA – Today legislation to expand protections for survivors of domestic violence, coauthored by Senator Ling Ling Chang (R-Diamond Bar), was signed into law. Senate Bill 1141 expands the definition of domestic violence in the law to include threatening force or intimidation, depravation...
September 29, 2020
SACRAMENTO – Senate Republican Leader Shannon Grove ( R-Bakersfield ) delivered a letter to Governor Newsom requesting that he investigate and cancel a $35 million contract to a public affairs firm with deep Democrat ties. Read Senator Grove’s letter here . A story in the Sacramento Bee today finds...
September 22, 2020
In 2018, the Butte Fire Safe Council determined that Berry Creek was in a high-risk fire area and secured $836,365 in grant funding to cut back roadside vegetation, clear evacuation routes and create fuel breaks in ridge-top areas - approximately 120 acres of vegetation would be cleared ( KRCR -...