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June 14, 2018
(Sacramento) Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) released the following statement on the passage of the 2018/19 State Budget and the inclusion of her Valley Fever request: “Taxpayers paid a record amount of taxes this year, and it should be with extreme caution that we spend that money. “We have...
June 8, 2018
(Sacramento) The Joint Legislative Budget Conference Committee has recommended Senator Jean Fuller’s (R-Bakersfield) request for $3 million for Valley Fever research at the Valley Fever Institute at Kern Medical. The request is now part of the 2018/19 budget compromise that will be voted on next...
June 6, 2018
(Sacramento) Today, California Nonprofits Day, Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) named Houchin Community Blood Bank as Senate District 16’s Nonprofit of the Year, and recognized their contributions to the communities they serve at a ceremony hosted by the California Association of Nonprofits in...
May 30, 2018
SB 1225 - Places a $4 billion general obligation (GO) bond on the November 2018 ballot for the construction, reconstruction, and remodeling of existing or new facilities -- $2 billion for the California State University (CSU) and $2 billion for the University of California (UC) and the Hastings...
May 28, 2018
Welcome to Kern River Valley Cemetery and thank you for being part of this important annual National event. We are here today to honor our fallen heroes, provide support to their families, and never forget what their sacrifice means to our Nation. Kern River Valley is an especially patriotic place...
May 25, 2018
Be it resolved by the Senate of the State of California, the Assembly thereof concurring, that the Legislature honors those men and women who have served and are serving in our nation’s military, and recognizes the month of May 2018 as National Military Appreciation Month.
May 21, 2018
(Sacramento) California’s youth must be protected from the harmful effects of marijuana use, and retailers must be held accountable for the underage sale of cannabis products. In order to ensure California’s youth are not the targets or consumers of illegal cannabis products, Senator Jean Fuller (...
May 11, 2018
Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) released the following statement reacting to Govenror Brown's May Budget Revision: “Californians have paid an enormous, record setting amount of taxes this year. In order to ensure this money is not used to unsustainably grow government, we must focus on the...
May 10, 2018
(Sacramento) Today, at the request of Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield), a $3 million budget allocation will be considered as part of the Senate’s budget proposal. In addition to Senator Fuller’s presentation, the Senate’s Health and Human Services Budget Subcommittee heard testimony from Kern...
May 4, 2018
In this Issue: Press Release: Fuller Requests Changes to Speed Teacher Misconduct Reviews | Press Release: Fuller Presents Measure to Keep Marijuana Away from Children | Around the District | US Borax Rio Tinto | Tehachapi’s 2018 Good Deed Awards | 2018 Hands on Heroes Award Dinner | Bakersfield High School’s Business Plan Team | Community Close-Up | Community Action Partnership of Kern (CAPK) | Mobile Office Hours Schedule for May
April 30, 2018
Every day paramedics and EMTs from around the state provide quality, emergency medical care to Californians in need. This year’s ‘Stars of Life’ honorees are heroes and extraordinary examples of just how important ambulance services are to public safety. Congratulations to this year’s honorees, and...
April 26, 2018
This measure would designate the month of April 2018 as Aviation Awareness Month. General aviation in America supports more than 1.1 million jobs, many of them in small and medium-sized businesses, and generates $219 billion in total economic output.