In Case You Missed It Archive

Will California’s new minimum wage law make sense in Bakersfield?

April 1, 2016
Sacramento Bee - Republicans and some business groups predicted that the higher wage will be disastrous in certain parts of the state.

Top Sailors: Lively, Criss named Bluejacket of the Year

March 22, 2016
The Daily Independent - The best of the best among local Sailors and Marines were honored at the annual Bluejacket of the Year Awards Dinner held Saturday at the Kerr McGee Center, sponsored by the Indian Wells Valley Council of the Navy League.

Senator Fuller honors Kern County first responders

March 7, 2016
(KBAK/KBFX) — State Sen. Jean Fuller recognized 14 first responders Monday with a Senate resolution for their lifesaving skills and service to Kern County.

Aerospace Industry Supports 250,000 Southern California Jobs

March 1, 2016
Times of San Diego - From General Atomics in Poway to SpaceX in Hawthorne and Northrop Grumman‘s new B-21 bomber to be built in Palmdale, the aerospace industry in Southern California supports nearly 250,000 jobs. That was the conclusion of a report released Tuesday the Los Angeles County Economic...

Virgin Galactic rolls out VSS Unity

February 20, 2016
Ridgecrest Daily Independent MOJAVE — Sir Richard Branson knows how to make an entrance. Virgin Galactic’s founder unveiled the company’s new SpaceShipTwo VSS Unity in typical dramatic style preceeding it in a white Range Rover with arms spread wide as lights flashed, music blared and the crowd...

Murray Middle School groundbreaking

February 9, 2016
The Daily Independent - Dirt flies Monday as local, regional and national diginatries, including Congressman Kevin McCarthy and California Sen. Jean Fuller, celebrate the ground breaking for the new Murray Middle School, to be located across the street from Burroughs High School.

Fuller resolution supports women in sports

February 5, 2016
Desert Dispatch - Senate Republican Leader Jean Fuller, R-Bakersfield, this week presented Senate Concurrent Resolution 101, designating the week as California Girls and Women in Sports Week. SCR 101, which received unanimous support in the California Senate, celebrates female athletics and the...

Jean Fuller - Vision and clarity: Senate Republicans’ priorities for 2016

January 20, 2016
(Bakersfield Californian) The “vision” of Republicans is the same as that of all Californians – a state that can once again be the land of opportunities where high-paying, mortgage-supporting jobs are created; a state where educational opportunities are available and affordable to everyone...

State Senator Jean Fuller discusses Kern County's year

December 17, 2015
State Senator Jean Fuller visited the Eyewitness News studio Thursday, sitting down to talk about all things Kern County - the challenges and hurdles in 2015 - and the minority leader's legislative priorities for 2016.

Sen. Fuller: Outlook better than expected for California’s 2016 fiscal year

December 17, 2015
Bakersfield Californian - The state’s fiscal outlook for 2016 is better than expected, according to Sen. Jean Fuller. The Bakersfield Republican said an unanticipated $10 billion from the state budget may result in an excess of $3 billion for California this year. She made her comments on Thursday'...