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February 13, 2015
“Having stacks and stacks of cargo sit idle at the ports will have long-term economic impacts on our households and the economy as a whole,” said Nielsen. “The perishable food that is not being shipped will rot; the spare parts that are sitting in the cargo containers will bring a small manufacturer’s operation to a halt.”
February 6, 2015
At a gathering of leaders in the State’s water policies, Senate Jim Nielsen (R-Gerber) pushed for unity to secure funding from Proposition 1 to build...
January 22, 2015
Assemblyman James Gallagher (R-Nicolaus) and Senator Jim Nielsen (R-Gerber) today sent a joint letter to the International Longshore and Warehouse...
January 5, 2015
Governor Jerry Brown today took the oath of office as California’s 39th Governor. Senator Jim Nielsen (R-Gerber), Vice Chair of the Senate Budget...
September 16, 2014
Governor Jerry Brown today signed a package of groundwater legislation – Assembly Bill 1739, Senate Bill 1168 and Senate Bill 1319 – that were put...
August 25, 2014
In the final week of the Legislative session and without public discussion, Democrats in the Legislature are rapidly pushing for legislation that...
July 3, 2014
Ms. Linda M. Penner, Chair Board of State and Community Corrections 600 Bercut Drive Sacramento, CA 95811 RE: DEFINITION OF CRIMINAL “RECIDIVISM”...
June 16, 2014
The Legislature barely passed the state’s spending plan before the Constitutional deadline Sunday night. Expressing his frustration with the broken...
June 12, 2014
In a last minute jam job, education lobbyists distributed proposed language into the state budget that would limit local school districts’ ability to...
May 23, 2014
Ignoring a warning by Standard & Poor’s credit rating agency to budget conservatively, the Democrats on the Senate Budget Committee used overly...

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