Releases and Articles

January 25, 2018
In response to Governor Brown’s State of the State speech today, Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) issued the following statement:
January 23, 2018
In this Issue: A Busy Year Ahead | Senator Stone Speaks Out Against Sexual Harassment | Senator Stone salutes Dr. King | Nominating for Senator Stone’s Veterans Service Awards begins February 5th | Jeff in the District | Team Stone on the Move
January 12, 2018
In remarks delivered under a procedural motion known as speaking on condition of the file, Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) made the following remarks concerning the status of Senator Mendoza’s leave of absence due to an ongoing Senate investigation about alleged sexual harassment:
January 10, 2018
(Sacramento, CA) – In response to Governor Brown’s release of the proposed 2018-2019 California State Budget, Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) today issued the following statement: “As usual, the Governor gave a good speech this morning. He talked about fiscal restraint, paying down debt and...

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March 20, 2017
(Sacramento) -- Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) is calling on artists to participate in the State Senate’s 10th Biennial California Contemporary Art Collection. In 1998 the California State Senate initiated a program to celebrate California art. Every other year, Senators are asked to...
March 15, 2017
IN THIS ISSUE: Senator Stone’s 2017 Legislative Package | Senator Stone opposes SB1 which will raise the gas tax and registration fees | Lake Oroville Dam should be a wake-up call | Senator Stone honors Murrieta Firefighters for heroic swift water rescue | Veterans Service Award Nominations Deadline is April 17th | Senator Stone to be honored by Easterseals California | Busy days in Sacramento | Jeff in the District | Team Stone on the Move
March 14, 2017
Sip Coffee House & Juice Bar in Indio will be the site for the next “Coffee with the Senator” set for 9 to 10:30 a.m. on Friday, April 7th. The event is free and open to the public. Due to space limitations an RSVP is requested. Senator Stone is looking forward to holding these events monthly...
March 7, 2017
Easterseals California will honor State Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) with a 2017 Senate Champion Award during their upcoming Annual Easterseals California Awards Dinner scheduled for March 28 in Sacramento.
February 22, 2017
The Shamrock Irish Pub & Eatery in Murrieta will be the site for the next “Coffee with the Senator” set for 9 to 10:30 a.m. on Friday, March 10. The event is free and open to the public. Coffee and doughnuts will be provided. Senator Stone is looking forward to holding these events monthly. “...
February 22, 2017
In this Issue: Why President Trump Scares California’s Democratic Leaders | Senator Stone offers legislation to benefit first responders, students and veterans | Nominations for Senator Stone’s Veterans Service Awards now being accepted | Senator Stone opposes California becoming a Sanctuary State | “There Ought to be a Law” competition winner announced | Senator Stone’s bill allows contributions to revive the Salton Sea | Coffee with the Senator | Jeff in the District | Team Stone on the Move
February 21, 2017
Legislation proposed by a Shadow Hills High School student has been selected by Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) as the winner of his annual “There Ought to be a Law” competition. Senate Bill 583, called the California Financial Literacy Act, was inspired by Roberto Ortega, a senior at...
February 21, 2017
Senator Jeff Stone (R-28th District) released the following statement on the senseless killing of Whittier Police Officer Keith Boyer:
February 6, 2017
Nominations are now being accepted from individuals and groups for the 2017 Veterans Service Awards presented by State Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County). The awards are given annually to 10 military veterans from the 28th Senate District who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to help...
January 31, 2017
The closing of State Route 74, known as the Ortega Highway, continues to be a tremendous hardship for the thousands of commuters from Riverside County who use the highway each day to travel to their jobs and visit family in Orange County.

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May 4, 2016
Two bills authored by State Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside) to provide tax relief for California’s veterans and make college more affordable for working class families were passed unanimously be the Senate Government and Finance Committee on Wednesday, May 4.
April 28, 2016
Senator Jeff Stone’s (R-Riverside) next monthly “First Friday” will take place from 9 a.m. to noon on Friday, May 6, 2016 at two locations in the 28th District.
April 21, 2016
Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) will testify before the Senate Government and Finance Committee on Wednesday, April 27th on his bill to provide needed and deserved tax relief to those who have worn this nation’s uniform and served it faithfully.
April 18, 2016
Senator Jeff Stone’s (R-Riverside) next monthly “First Friday” will take place from 9 a.m. to noon on Friday, May 6, 2016 at two locations in the 28th District.
April 14, 2016
High school students encouraged to enter, winners to be displayed at State Capitol
April 13, 2016
Alyson White, a senior at Rancho Mirage High School, testified Tuesday, April 12, on SB 1395, the bill she proposed for Senator Jeff Stone’s (R-Riverside County) “There Ought to be a Law” competition.
April 12, 2016
In this Issue: Minimum wage hike will cost jobs, drive businesses from California | Senator’s bill will provide tax relief for California’s Veterans | It’s time to fix California’s broken water system | Senator Stone honored by Crime Victims United | Senator Stone honors USMC SSgt. Louis Cardin of Temecula | National Crime Victims’ Rights Week | Visiting the State Capitol | Around the Capitol | Jeff in the District | Team Stone in the Community
April 5, 2016
Crime Victims United of California has named State Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) as a “Legislator of the Year” for his continued support of law enforcement and his tireless work to strengthen victims’ rights laws.
March 31, 2016
Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) today opposed passage of Senate Bill 3 to increase the minimum, or starting, wage of California workers to $15 per hour.
March 28, 2016
Senator Jeff Stone (R-Riverside County) today joined with the National Federation of Independent Business in their opposition to the back-room deal struck by the Governor and Sacramento Democrats to raise the minimum wage in California to $15 an hour, the highest in the nation.

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January 6, 2015
Senator Jeff Stone (R-28th District) has been appointed to serve on four major committees and one Budget Subcommittee in the California State Senate. Senator Stone will serve as:
January 5, 2015
State Senator Jeff Stone, who attended Governor Jerry Brown’s 4th Inaugural Address this morning, said he found many areas where he and the Governor can work together to move California forward.
December 29, 2014
INDIO – Larger than four states and stretching from the vineyards of the Temecula Valley to the Colorado River, the 28th Senate District is home to more than 900,000 Californians. In order to best serve his constituents newly elected State Senator Jeff Stone (R-28th) announced Monday he will have...
December 16, 2014
Senator Jeff Stone today announced his initial staff line-up to serve the people of the 28th Senate District which covers Southwest Riverside County and the Coachella Valley. The 28th District is wholly contained in Riverside County and stretches from the Orange County border to Arizona. The district is roughly the size of New Jersey and represents nearly 1 million California residents.

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