Archived News

April 11, 2016
Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) paid her respects today to country music icon Merle Haggard on the California State Senate floor. The 79-year-old country music legend passed away on his birthday last week in Shasta County following complications from pneumonia. Friends and family paid their final respects to the legendary superstar this past weekend.
April 7, 2016
Unfortunately, the broken record continues. 2016 is yet another year of our federal and state water policies harming our community. In case you haven’t heard the news - the federal Bureau of Reclamation announced last week that agricultural water users south of the Delta (meaning our community) who...
April 7, 2016
In this Issue: Fighting for Fair Approach to California’s Minimum Wage | Kern County’s ‘Stars of Life’ Recipients Honored by Senate | Senate Adjourned in memory of First Lady Nancy Reagan | ACWA’s 2016 Legislative Symposium | Fuller Honored by Kern County Veterans Services Department | Kevin Harvick Foundation Park and Gymnasium | Two Judges Sworn in at Tulare County Superior Court | Battle Color Ceremony | Tulare County Office of Education | 2015 Bluejacket of the Year | John Ward Respect for Law Awards Dinner in Ridgecrest | CASA Grand Opening | Springbok 2 Solar | Lifetime Achievement | Community Close-up | Mobile Office Hours Schedule for April
March 31, 2016
Following the vote today on Senate Bill 3 (Leno) to increase the state minimum wage, Senate Republican Leader Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) issued the following statement:
March 28, 2016
Senate Republican Leader Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) issued the following statement regarding the announcement of the new minimum wage legislation.
March 22, 2016
Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) issued the following statement regarding the deadly terrorist attacks in Brussels, Belgium.
March 7, 2016
Today, Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) recognized fourteen first responders with a Senate Resolution for their lifesaving skills and service to the community of Kern County. The recipients were nominated by their peers to receive the “Stars of Life” recognition from the California Ambulance Association (CAA).
March 6, 2016
SACRAMENTO - Senate Republican Leader Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) issued the following statement on the passing of former First Lady Nancy Reagan. "Today, the United States of America lost a true leader who was committed to her husband and her country. Former First Lady Nancy Reagan was a beacon of...
March 1, 2016
In this Issue: Senator Fuller: Aerospace Continues to “Fly” in California | Find Money You May Be Missing With Free Tax Prep Help | Virgin Galactic Unveils VSS Unity | Fuller Measure Helps Make Ground Breaking a Reality | 2016 Kern County Cattlemen’s Association, Cattleman and Cattlewoman of the Year | One Sight Vision Van | Whiskey Flat Days | Operation School Bell | World Ag Expo | Exeter Chamber Businesses of the Year | Chinese New Year | 'King of the Hammers' at the Johnson Valley OHV | Community Close-Up: Kern Patriot Partnership | Mobile Office Hours Schedule for MARCH
February 19, 2016
Senator Fuller congratulates Sir Richard Branson and the Virgin Galactic staff on the unveiling of SpaceshipTwo VSS Unity. This unveiling is another example of the groundbreaking work being accomplished at the Mojave Air and Spaceport and across our state. However, these accomplishments would not...