Current Releases

July 21, 2017
Senator Janet Nguyen, Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens and Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas held a press conference today to announce the signing of Senate Bill 610, Erica’s Law. This new law would extend the statute of limitations on cases of body concealment, to one year from...
July 18, 2017
Yesterday, California State Senator Janet Nguyen voted to protect Californians from yet another tax increase by casting a “No” vote on Assembly Bill 398. This bill would extend the state’s cap-and-trade program, thereby increasing the price of gas alone, anywhere from $.15 cents to $.63 cents per...
July 3, 2017
Dear Friends: Every 4th of July I look forward to watching my sons enjoy the many festivities that this holiday brings, from parades and firework shows to family barbecues. I am especially proud to share with them the traditions and history of our country’s independence. Among these traditions,...
July 3, 2017
Dear Friends: Every 4th of July I look forward to watching my sons enjoy the many festivities that this holiday brings, from parades and firework shows to family barbecues. I am especially proud to share with them the traditions and history of our country’s independence. Among these traditions,...
May 30, 2017
In recognition of her efforts to make higher education accessible, the Senate Rules Committee has appointed Senator Janet Nguyen to serve on the Senate Select Committee on Student Success. As a member of the Select Committee Senator Nguyen will join eight of her colleagues to consider the progress...
May 26, 2017
Today, we pause to pay tribute to our Fallen Heroes, an extraordinary group of individuals who gave of themselves so that you and I can be free.
May 22, 2017
The Single Payer Health Care System (SB 562) is estimated to cost Californians over $400 billion, according to analysis released today by the Senate Appropriations Committee. This price tag would be $200 billion bigger than the entire state budget! To pay for the program, SB562 shifts the entire...
May 11, 2017
Governor Brown’s budget once again misses the mark to protect middle and lower income families. Sadly, the revised budget fails to restore the Middle Class Scholarship, a financial life-line that, in many cases, is the only state funded financial assistance middle class students can apply for...
April 25, 2017
Today the California State Auditor announced that the University of California’s (UC) headquarters hid $175 million from the public while at the same time, UC President Napolitano was demanding more state funds and higher tuition from students. The brazen lack of transparency demonstrated by the UC...
April 20, 2017
Senate Bill 326, authored by Senator Janet Nguyen to protect the state’s only scholarship for middle class students from being eliminated from the state budget, cleared the Senate Education Committee. Senator Nguyen introduced SB 326 in response to Governor Brown’s plans to phase out funding for...

Pages