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Monday, July 31 2017

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Governor Jerry Brown today signed into law Senate Bill (SB) 374 authored by Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton), a measure to ensure all Californians are provided with mental health coverage.

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Wednesday, July 26 2017

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Friday, July 21 2017

Sacramento, CA – The  State Senate voted unanimously on Thursday to adopt Senate Concurrent Resolution (SCR) 55, authored by Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton), to commemorate August 7, 2017 as “Purple Heart Day” in the state of California. “Purple Heart Day” honors the brave men and women who have been wounded or killed in battle. SCR 55 was adopted in the Senate with enthusiastic bipartisan support.

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Thursday, July 20 2017

Sacramento, CA – The  State Senate voted unanimously today to adopt Senate Concurrent Resolution (SCR) 55, authored by Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton), to commemorate August 7, 2017 as “Purple Heart Day” in the state of California. “Purple Heart Day” honors the brave men and women who have been wounded or killed in battle. SCR 55 was adopted in the Senate with enthusiastic bipartisan support.

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Thursday, July 13 2017

The Women’s Transitional Living Center, a north Orange County shelter for victims of domestic violence and human trafficking, has been named a California nonprofit of the year.

Recognized by Senator Josh Newman at an event last month in Sacramento, the nonprofit is the oldest and largest domestic violence emergency center in Orange County. It’s long been supported by Fullerton organizations.

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Wednesday, June 28 2017

The California budget signed by Gov. Jerry Brown Tuesday includes $15 million appropriated to the Wildlife Conservation Board for the purchase of the remainder of the controversial, West Coyote Hills project site.

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Tuesday, June 27 2017

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Thursday, June 22 2017

Sacramento, CA – State Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton) today sent letters to State Controller Betty Yee and Senate Secretary Danny Alvarez, stating he would not accept the pay increase for State Legislators scheduled to go in effect in December. In the letters Newman stated:

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Monday, June 19 2017

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Friday, June 16 2017

FULLERTON, Calif. (KABC) -- As summer opens with a heat wave, the issue of pool safety is getting renewed attention.

An Orange County legislator is looking to make backyard pools safer for kids by updating existing requirements.

State Sen. Josh Newman, D-Fullerton, has proposed updating the state's existing Pool Safety Act, which took effect in 1997...