Releases and Articles

September 11, 2018
Sacramento, Ca. -- Senate Bill 1202 by Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside), which secures an additional level of transparency on reporting requirements for local agencies, was signed today by Governor Jerry Brown. The bill had previously received unanimous support in both the State Senate and the...
September 5, 2018
Have you ever said to yourself, “There ought to be a law….”? Once again this year high school students from Senator Stone’s 28th California Senate District are being encouraged to propose legislation that may become law in California. “There ought to be a law” is open to all high school students –...
September 4, 2018
TEMECULA – State Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) and the Riverside County Office of Aging are hosting a FREE Senior Scam Stopper Seminar on September 21st. One in five seniors has been a victim of fraud and seniors are the most targeted group. In addition, new scams are developed every day...
September 1, 2018
Sacramento, Ca. -- The amount of damage to Californians’ wallets, the ability to live affordably in the state and the need to keep communities safe – all of these important issues and more rest on the over 800 bills that were sent to Governor Jerry Brown when the legislative session came to a close...
August 24, 2018
Sacramento, Ca. – Senate Bill 1254 by Senator Jeff Stone’s (R-Riverside County) to require a pharmacist at a hospital to obtain an accurate medication profile for each high-risk patient admitted to that hospital passed the Senate today and now goes to Governor Brown’s desk for his signature...
August 16, 2018
Sacramento, Ca. -- Senate Bill 1202 by Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside), which secures an additional level of transparency on reporting requirements for local agencies, was passed unanimously by the State Assembly on Thursday, August 16th. In order to measure the success of the development impact...
August 9, 2018
(Sacramento, CA) – The Joint Legislative Audit Committee (JLAC) yesterday approved on a bipartisan vote an audit of the Gold Coast Health Plan, the Medi-Cal Managed Care plan in Ventura County. The request for the audit was jointly made by Senator Jeff Stone (R-28th District) and Assemblyman Dante...
August 7, 2018
Sacramento – Senate Bill 1443, by State Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside), to assist schools in providing metal detectors on campus, passed the Senate Education Committee with bi-partisan support on Tuesday and moves on to the Senate Appropriations Committee. The bill, if passed by the legislature...
July 27, 2018
Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) joined officials from Cal Fire this morning to learn about the progress being made in fighting the Cranston Fire in Riverside County that has burned over 7,500 acres and forced the evacuation of hundreds of people from mountain communities in Idyllwild and...
July 19, 2018
In this Issue: Senator Stone Provides Summertime Safety Information | Happy Fourth of July | A Legislative Update | Senator Stone invites Seniors to turn the tables on Fraud! | Jeff in the District | Team Stone on the Move | Visiting Your State Capitol

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November 20, 2017
In this Issue: An Open Letter to the People of the 28th Senate District | Best and Worst Bills Signed into Law in 2017 | For Those of You Keeping Score | Senator Jeff Stone Receives Perfect Score from Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association | Senator Stone receives perfect mark on 2017 California Chamber Vote Record | There Ought to be a Law! - Deadline to enter is December 5, 2017 | Jeff in the District | Team Stone on the Move
November 15, 2017
(Sacramento, Ca.) The California Manufacturers & Technology Association announced today that State Senate Jeff Stone (R-Riverside) is one of 15 senators to receive their 2017 “Champions of Manufacturing” designation for his voting record of supporting important manufacturing legislation at...
November 6, 2017
Senator Jeff Stone (R- Riverside County) is one of 10 state senators to post a perfect 16-0 mark in the 2017 California Chamber of Commerce Vote Record of Major Bills. CalChamber released the results of their 43nd annual vote record on November 3rd. “When the people of the 28th District elected me...
November 3, 2017
(Sacramento, CA) – In response to the tax proposal submitted in the United States House of Representatives yesterday, Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) issued the following statement relative to criticism that high tax states like California are going to see tax increases due to an...
October 31, 2017
(Sacramento, CA) – Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) today announced his voting record was 100% in alignment with the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers’ Association in the 2017 legislative session. Senator Stone was one of only 10 legislators out of 120 to achieve such a high mark. The Howard Jarvis...
October 19, 2017
In this Issue: Legislation by Senator Stone signed into Law | Senator Stone speaks up on many subjects | Less prison time for gun crime is a threat to public safety | There Ought to be a Law! - Deadline to enter is December 5, 2017 | Jeff in the District | Team Stone on the Move
October 11, 2017
Sacramento – Senate Bill 510 by State Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) was signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown. The bill repeals an outdated statue in order to allow compound pharmacists to do their job more efficiently while protecting patient safety and permitting more effective...
October 9, 2017
Sacramento – Senate Bill 572 by State Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) was signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown. The bill provides licensees of various healing arts boards a 15-day grace period to correct minor violations that will not cause irreparable harm if they are not immediately...
September 27, 2017
(Murrieta, CA) – In response to the tax plan crafted by Congressional Republicans and the President of the United States that was released today, Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) issued the following statement: “The tax plan released today by President Trump and Congressional Republicans...
September 22, 2017
In this Issue: That’s a Wrap | Standing up for the People of California | Standing against special interests | There Ought to be a Law! | Governor signs Senator Stone’s bill to fight opioid addiction | Senator Stone’s Website | Visiting your State Capitol | Team Stone on the Move

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October 14, 2016
Senator Jeff Stone (R-La Quinta) voted 100% in line with taxpayers according to a new legislative scorecard released by the California Taxpayers Association, the state’s largest and oldest organizations representing taxpayers.
October 13, 2016
State Senator Jeff Stone (R-La Quinta) is hosting a FREE Senior Scam Seminar on October 21 in Cathedral City.
October 13, 2016
Senator Jeff Stone (R-La Quinta) has received a perfect score for his votes to support California’s job-creating community according to the California Manufacturers and Technology Association (CMTA).
October 13, 2016
Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) will be among the presenters at 32nd annual “Spirit of the Law Awards” set for 5 p.m. on Saturday, October 22nd, , at the San Jacinto Assembly of God in San Jacinto. The awards, presented by The Jones Family Trust, honor law enforcement agencies and officers...
October 13, 2016
In this Issue: A day in the life… | Senator Stone receives NFIB’s highest mark | Senator Stone’s new law will expand volunteer medical services | Senator Stone applauds signing of “Right to Try” Legislation | “There Ought to be a Law” competition entries being accepted | Jeff in the District | Team Stone on the Move
October 3, 2016
For the second straight year, Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside) has received a 100 percent mark for his voting record from the National Federation of Independent Business—California, the leading voice of small business in California.
September 27, 2016
Governor Jerry Brown, on Tuesday, signed Assembly Bill 1668, by Assemblyman Ian Calderon (D-Whittier) -- co-authored by Senator Jeff Stone (R-LaQuinta) -- that will permit terminally ill patients to use experimental drugs or procedures that have successfully completed phase one of a clinical trial approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration, but have not yet been approved for general use.
September 26, 2016
MURRIETA -- Senator Jeff Stone’s (R-Riverside) monthly “First Friday” will take place from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Friday, October 7, in Murrieta. The monthly informal gatherings for coffee and conversation are your chance to hear from Senator Stone and meet with his staff to discuss ideas, issues and...
September 21, 2016
At a press conference held September 20th in Indio, State Senator Jeff Stone (R-La Quinta) and Dr. Ron Hare discussed the importance of a new law, authored by the Senator, that will bring expanded medical services to the Coachella Valley. Senate Bill 1261, by Senator Stone -- recently signed into...
September 21, 2016
Cathedral City – State Senator Jeff Stone (R-La Quinta) is hosting a FREE Senior Scam Seminar on October 21 in Cathedral City. One in five seniors has been a victim of fraud and seniors are the most targeted group. In addition, new scams are developed every day. A panel of experts will provide...

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October 13, 2015
Where energy mandates go, energy poverty follows. Despite an abundance of wind and solar energy, the price of energy in California continues to go up. Utility bills paid for by consumers and employers continue to skyrocket – one reason why high quality manufacturing jobs continue to leave the state.
September 24, 2015
In this Issue: Welcome | Standing up for working families and California businesses | Senator Stone introduces bill to protect Californians from undocumented convicted felons | Keeping the Promise | There Ought to be a Law!! | Jeff in the District | Team Stone in the Community
September 16, 2015
Have you ever said to yourself, “There ought to be a law….”? Well now high school students from Senator Stone’s 28th California Senate District are being encouraged to propose legislation that may become law in California. “There ought to be a law” is open to all high school students – grades 9-12...
August 19, 2015
The protection of the people of California should be the number one priority of all elected officials. Its importance rises far above anything else we do, or attempt to do, here in Sacramento, at the county level and in California’s big cities and small communities. In recent years, the passage of...
August 13, 2015
In this Issue: Welcome | I-10 Bridge Collapse another sign of California’s Crumbling Infrastructure | Senator Stone Looks Back and Looks Ahead | Legislators tour Carlsbad Desalination Project | Senator welcomes Special Olympics Athletes to Murrieta | Upcoming Events in the District | Jeff in the District | Around the 28th District
August 12, 2015
Once again an innocent Californian, this time a decorated United States veteran, has been murdered at the hands of an undocumented immigrant who had been arrested numerous times in recent years and was let out of jail just days before he allegedly sexually assaulted and beat a 64-year-old Santa Maria women to death with a hammer.
July 20, 2015
The collapse of the bridge on Interstate 10 at Tex Wash, east of Coachella, on Sunday further illustrates the rapidly deteriorating state of California’s roads and highways and the urgent need to rebuild our State’s crumbling infrastructure. The bridge on eastbound I-10 was completely washed away...
July 17, 2015
In this Issue: Welcome | Senator Stone to Introduce Sanctuary City legislation | California deserves a better budget | Speaking out for working families and California businesses | Senator Stone Calls for Help for Developmentally Disabled Community | Senator’s call for nuclear-free Iran passes with bi-partisan support | Fire Fee/Tax meeting in Anza draws good crowd | More information added to Senator’s website | Team Stone members serve the community | Welcome to Sacramento | Jeff in the District
July 16, 2015
The California State Senate today passed SCR 35 – a resolution to condemn any act of Anti-Semitism at all publicly funded schools in the State of California.
July 13, 2015
The California State Assembly today passed SCR 35 – a resolution to condemn any act of Anti-Semitism at all publicly funded schools (including University of California and California State University campuses) in the State of California.

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