Archived Releases

May 4, 2015
Senator Janet Nguyen is proud to announce that the Senate’s Governance and Finance Committee has unanimously approved her bill SB 268, which provides a tax break to more working parents. Specifically, the bill would allow working families with incomes of $250,000 a year or less to receive a...
April 20, 2015
As member of the Budget and Fiscal Review Committee, Senator Janet Nguyen successfully led efforts to encourage her colleagues to support reimbursing counties for mandates that the State is currently failing to pay for. Funding these mandates will help enhance public safety and ensure fair and...
April 14, 2015
As Vice-Chair of the Senate’s Health Committee, Senator Nguyen has expressed concerns to the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) regarding access to quality care for children diagnosed on the autism spectrum. Last fall, the State of California mandated the transition of ABA services for...
April 9, 2015
Today, State Senator Janet Nguyen was humbled to meet the families of the forty-three missing Mexican college students who disappeared on their way to a protest last September. The families traveled to California as part of the “Caravana 43” project, which aims to provide an international forum to...
March 20, 2015
In an effort to improve access to education for California students, Senator Nguyen (R-Garden Grove) has introduced a constitutional amendment that prohibits the University of California from increasing tuition fees for undergraduates for a period of five years and limits the admission of out-of-...
March 9, 2015
“The veterans that are with us here today and the thousands of servicemen and women fighting throughout the world deserve for us to make every effort to ensure that the American flag is proudly displayed at public universities and colleges."
March 6, 2015
Following the unfortunate decision of the University of Irvine Student Council to ban the United States flag from their lobby, Senator Janet Nguyen, Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff, Senator Pat Bates, Assemblyman Matt Harper and Assemblyman Don Wagner are exploring options to ensure that the flag...
March 4, 2015
As a champion for access to education, Senator Janet Nguyen is expressing her concern with University of California President Janet Napolitano’s threat to cap the enrollment of California students for all UC schools if the UC system does not receive more state revenues. “I am extremely disappointed...
February 9, 2015
As a former member of the CalOptima Board of Directors and as current Vice Chair of the State of California’s Senate Committee on Health, Senator Janet Nguyen is proud to announce that all sanctions affecting CalOptima’s OneCare program for seniors have been lifted. The OneCare program coordinates...
February 3, 2015
Senator Janet Nguyen has joined the international community by publicly condemning the senseless killings of forty-three college students who disappeared last fall in Iguala, Mexico. Senator Nguyen relayed this sentiment on the Senate floor before she voted in support of Senate Resolution 7 (SR 7)...

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