Press Release

Tuesday, September 19 2017

Sacramento, CA – As the first year of the 2017–18 Legislative session comes to an end, Senator Josh Newman has sent 11 bills to the Governor’s desk and passed several important Senate resolutions. In his first year representing the 29th District, Senator Newman has focused his policy efforts on assisting Veterans, public health, local infrastructure, and education.

Press Release

Thursday, September 14 2017

Sacramento, CA – Senator Newman’s measure to help assist incarcerated veterans with their claims and benefits has passed the Senate on a 39-0 vote and is on its way to Governor Brown. Senate Bill (SB) 776 will establish seven veteran representative positions within the state Department of Veterans Affairs, to assist incarcerated veterans with their claims and benefits.

Press Release

Wednesday, September 13 2017

Sacramento, CA – On the heels of Governor Brown signing into law three of freshman Senator Josh Newman’s (D-Fullerton) measures, two more measures now head to the Governor’s desk for signature. Senate Bills (SB) 52 and 442 both passed out of the Senate today.

In the News

Tuesday, September 12 2017

Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton) has had another measure signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown. Senate Bill (SB) 455 will allow military families moving to California to register their children in any California school district in advance of their Permanent Change of Station order.

Press Release

Monday, September 11 2017

(SACRAMENTO, CA) – Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton) has had another measure signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown today. Senate Bill (SB) 455 will allow military families moving to California to register their children in any California school district in advance of their Permanent Change of Station order.

In the News

Saturday, September 9 2017

By Josh Newman and Corey S. Sianez

For those of us working in public service during this period of increasing polarization and pessimism, building policies and programs can sometimes seem like an impossible task.

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Wednesday, September 6 2017

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Tuesday, September 5 2017

Press Release

Tuesday, September 5 2017

Sacramento, CA – On September 6, 2017 on the East Steps of the State Capitol, a coalition of veterans groups and mental health organizations will gather to raise awareness for military and veteran suicide prevention.

In the News

Saturday, September 2 2017

Freshman State Senator and Senate Veteran Affairs Chair Josh Newman had five bills come off the Assembly suspense file today. Senate Bills (SB) 52, 570, 728, 731 and 776 now move to the Assembly floor toward a final vote prior to the end of the legislative session in mid-September.