All posts tagged "politics"
New County Charter on the Ballot in November
The San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors approved a revision to the County Charter and now it will go before the voters in November. The County Charter was first adopted in 1913 and has not been replaced...
- Posted July 29, 2020
Filing Period Opens Monday for Three Council Seats Up this November
Yep, that’s right. It’s election season again and Council districts 3, 4 and 5 will be decided in this year’s general election on Tuesday, November 3. The candidate filing period will be July 13 through August 7...
- Posted July 10, 2020
Senate Republicans Request Columbus Statue Remain at State Capitol
Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) is one of several Senate Republicans to sign a letter requesting the ‘Columbus’ Last Appeal to Queen Isabella statue’, remain at the State Capitol building. Members of the California Senate Republican Caucus...
- Posted July 2, 2020
Sen. Morrell Statement on Legislature’s Passage of More 2020-21 State Budget Bills
Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) released the following statement after legislative Democrats passed another round of bills related to the 2020-21 state budget: “The governor and Democrat leaders in Sacramento pieced this state budget together behind closed...
- Posted June 28, 2020
Rep. Cook Cosponsors Police Reform Legislation
Last week, Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) announced that he has joined as an original cosponsor on the Just and Unifying Solutions to Invigorate Communities Everywhere (JUSTICE) Act. This House bill introduced by Rep. Pete Stauber (R-MN)...
- Posted June 23, 2020
Senator Morrell Issues Statement on 2020-21 State Budget
The California Legislature sent its 2020-21 state budget to Governor Gavin Newsom earlier this week. Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) who represents the 23rd District released the following statement regarding the bill: “Despite the unprecedented economic challenges...
- Posted June 17, 2020
Councilman Duncan Issues Clarification of Public Comments
I wish to clarify my comments related to my conversation with District Attorney Jason Anderson prior to the event of the night of June 1, 2020, here in Yucaipa. About one week ago, I called District Attorney...
- Posted June 11, 2020
Senate committee opposes Republican reforms to AB5
Senate Republicans have introduced a package of bills in an effort to fix or repeal Assembly Bill 5, which restricts the ability of Californians to work as independent contractors and freelancers. Senate Republicans two proposals were heard...
- Posted May 18, 2020
Rep. Cook Urges California Governor to Provide COVID-19 Relief Funds to Small and Midsize Counties
Rep. Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) joined a bipartisan group of congressmembers in sending a letter to California Governor Gavin Newsom requesting the state provide COVID-19 relief funding to small and midsize counties. Other signers of the letter...
- Posted May 11, 2020
Governor Must Allow Houses of Worship to Reopen in Stage 2 to Assist Californians
Earlier this week, Senate Republican Leader Shannon Grove (R-Bakersfield) and Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) issued statements after delivering a letter to Governor Newsom urging him to allow Houses of Worship to reopen as part of California’s...
- Posted May 8, 2020