Current Releases

April 12, 2018
(Sacramento, CA) Senator Janet Nguyen was proud to honor the historic legacy of the Mendez family with Senate Concurrent Resolution 117 (SCR 117). SCR 117, co-authored by Senator Nguyen specifically establishes April 14, 2018 as Mendez v. Westminster School District Day and recognizes the...
March 26, 2018
As a member of the State Allocation Board (SAB), Senator Janet Nguyen is pleased to announce that the SAB has unanimously approved the release of over $5.5 million in modernization grants for four local schools. The four schools receiving funding are Oak Middle School and Weaver Elementary School...
March 16, 2018
In a ceremony on the floor of the California State Senate, Senator Janet Nguyen was proud to recognize Adela Montañez as the Thirty-Fourth Senate District’s 2018 Woman of the Year. Adela Montañez, a resident of Anaheim, is a Community Advocate Coordinator for Latino Health Access (LHA) who has...
March 15, 2018
Following sexual harassment allegations at the State Capitol, Senator Janet Nguyen has introduced Senate Bill 908 requiring transparency for sexual harassment claims against members and staff of the California State Legislature. Specifically, SB 908 would require the Legislature to track all sexual...
February 20, 2018
With the April 17th IRS tax filing deadline fast approaching, Senator Janet Nguyen and Orange County United Way are partnering to help residents file their taxes by hosting a Free Tax Preparation Assistance Event on Friday, March 2nd. This special event will feature a visit from the eBus, a one of...
January 30, 2018
2018 may be just a few weeks old but it has already seen the implementation of hundreds of new laws that impact California residents. In an effort to keep the community informed about these important changes, California State Senator Janet Nguyen is drawing attention to a series of new education...
January 25, 2018
Senator Janet Nguyen has issued the following statement in response to Governor Jerry Brown’s State of the State Address: “Today, Governor Jerry Brown delivered his last address to the California State Legislature. In his address, Governor Brown recognized first responders for their bravery and...
January 22, 2018
State Senator Janet Nguyen is informing California residents that beginning January 22, 2018, the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will be offering REAL ID compliant driver licenses and identification cards. As mandated by the REAL ID Act of 2005, a REAL ID, U.S. Passport or military...
January 12, 2018
In an effort to protect California’s coastline, Senator Janet Nguyen sent a letter to President Donald Trump requesting that he exempt California from new offshore drilling leases in federal water. The letter was prompted by a January 4th announcement from the Trump administration regarding a...
January 10, 2018
Senator Janet Nguyen has issued the following statement in response to Governor Jerry Brown’s 2018-2019 Budget Proposal: “Governor Brown’s intent to allocate $15.5 billion over 5 years for the High Speed Rail project opens the door to more wasteful spending of taxpayer dollars on a project that is...

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