Current Releases

August 28, 2017
Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) presented Senate Concurrent Resolution 72 which declares August as Valley Fever Awareness Month. In addition to Senator Fuller, SCR 72 is authored by Senators Andy Vidak and Scott Wilk.
July 17, 2017
(Sacramento) Today, the California State Senate passed Assembly Bill 398 which would extend California’s Cap & Trade program. The result of this measure could raise gas prices by as much as 63 cents a gallon over the next decade as well as impact consumer costs on food, utilities and water...
July 3, 2017
SACRAMENTO – Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) issues statement highlighting Independence Day: “We are blessed to live in a country founded in liberty and committed to the values of freedom. “The Fourth of July is an opportunity to spend quality time with friends, neighbors and family. It is also...
June 15, 2017
Today, Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) issued the following statement on the passage of the state budget: “The legislature passed a state budget that spends too much to be sustainable, taxes Californians too much to be affordable, and ignores too many issues important to voters. “Portions of...
June 14, 2017
“I will continue to pray for the full and quick recovery of the victims of today’s events in Virginia. “From California to Virginia, unfettered political rhetoric is out of control and needs to stop. Not only because it is in the best interests of the constituents we represent but because it can...
June 1, 2017
Today, Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) voted against changes to the Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) program contained in Senate Bill 249 (Allen) that could lead to the end of the OHV program entirely. “As an avid OHV enthusiast, and a representative of a large portion of the folks who utilize these...
May 11, 2017
“Since the start of the legislative session, taxpayers have already been saddled with historic tax increases, threatened with higher tuition costs, and warned to prepare for higher home energy costs. Give taxpayers a break, spend their money efficiently, and send the governor a more effective budget that takes into account the rising cost to live and work in California.”
May 2, 2017
Today, Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) released the following statement in response to the Senate Democrats introduction of Senate Bill 100. SB 100 would mandate that 100 percent of California’s electricity be generated from renewable sources by 2045.
April 27, 2017
Today, Senator Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) presented Senate Resolution 32 to declare April as Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness Month. The resolution passed unanimously and will help bring more awareness to this deadly birth defect. Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH) affects 1 in every 2...
April 6, 2017
Senate Republican Leader Jean Fuller (R-Bakersfield) released this statement following the passage of Senate Bill 1, the largest gas tax hike in California’s history. Senate Bill 1 passed, 27-11.