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Daily Press - Our View: State needs more leaders like Obernolte, Fuller

October 31, 2017
The Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association recently released its 2017 Legislative Report Card. The group has been publishing this report card since 2007 as a way to tell voters which state legislators are standing up for the interests of taxpayers and which seem to be working overtime to grab more of...

Community Voices: State should join Kern County’s leadership in fighting Valley Fever

September 12, 2017
(The Bakersfield Californian) There is nothing more painful than seeing loved ones suffer from the effects of disease and not understanding the root cause. Adding to this difficulty is a misdiagnosis and, after being diagnosed, discovering that no cure exists. Kern County and across the Central...

Tuesday Morning by Jessica Weston: Parade of 1,000 Flags (with photo gallery)

September 12, 2017
(The Daily Independent) But in a community this small, we are all spectators as well as participants. Those on the sidelines cheering the flag bearers on mirror the citizens of the city cheering on the researchers, scientists and military personnel on the base. Most of us came here for a patriotic...

‘Merely remembering them is not enough. We must also reflect’ Parade of 1,000 Flags ushers in thought-provoking, patriotic program

September 11, 2017
(The Daily Independent) State Senator Jean Fuller thanked the parents who brought their children to the event. “Ridgecrest is amazing. Ridgecrest is the center of a community that understands what is necessary for America and our state communities to be strong,” Fuller said. “Ridgecrest understands...

Civil Air Patrol soars over Edwards Air Force Base

August 24, 2017
The cadets were not the only ones enjoying their first-time CAP flight. That morning the California CAP Wing (CAWG) was honored by a visit from very special guests Sen. Jean Fuller and her husband, Russel Fuller. Sen. Fuller and Mr. Fuller were taken in one of the Cessna 206s for their own O-Ride...

Senator Jean Fuller stops by EAFB for Civil Air Patrol Cadet Aerospace Education Summer Camp

August 17, 2017
Senator Jean Fuller stopped by Edwards Air Force Base last week during the Civil Air Patrol Cadets Aerospace Education Summer Camp event. The Cadets spend the week learning about aviation history, and taking flights in the CAP Cessna’s, some for the very first time. They got to learn hands on STEM...

California’s Climate Cap and Spend

July 18, 2017
(Wall Street Journal) Republicans in Sacramento handed Jerry Brown the biggest legislative victory of his governorship on Monday by reauthorizing carbon cap and trade. This act of political self-sabotage and voter betrayal ranks close to the Senate GOP’s ObamaCare failure.

Our View: Cap and trade or tax and deceive?

July 15, 2017
(Hesperia Star) On Tuesday, 11 of the 13 Republicans in the state Senate sent a letter to Gov. Jerry Brown outlining their concerns about cap and trade. Among the 11 were Sen. Scott Wilk, who represents the Victor Valley, and Sen. Jean Fuller, who represents Barstow. Collectively, the group makes...

Local lawmakers deliver bipartisan win for taxpayers

July 14, 2017
(OC REGISTER) At a time when our politics is polarized: here’s a rare bipartisan win for taxpayers. Last week, a bipartisan panel of California lawmakers unanimously approved an independent audit of an obscure government agency: the South Orange County Wastewater Authority. Despite opposition from...

Governor Brown Authorizes State Funds to Help Stop Deadly Citrus Disease

July 2, 2017
(Valley Voice) California citrus growers will soon get help from the State to stop a devastating plant disease threatening residential and commercial citrus trees. … CCM would like to thank the following legislators for their support of the California citrus industry and acknowledge their efforts...