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The Desert Sun: Will overtime pay for farmworkers destroy the Coachella Valley's grape industry?

August 29, 2016
Paying farmworkers overtime after an 8-hour work day could be the end of the Coachella Valley’s table-grape industry, according to several groups who opposed a controversial bill the state assembly approved Monday afternoon.

LA Times: Felons in county jails could vote under bill sent to governor

August 16, 2016
Felons serving time in county jails would be able to vote in California elections under a bill approved Tuesday by the state lawmakers and sent to the governor.

Happy Birthday, Blythe!

July 27, 2016
Palo Verde Valley Times & Quartzsite Times: Blythe came together July 23 at the community center to honor and observe the city’s 100th birthday in front of local friends and families. The event showcased guest speakers, special presentations, gifts and prizes, food, and shared memories for the...

The Desert Sun: Desert Arc named 'Nonprofit of the Year' for 28th Senate district

July 6, 2016
The Palm Desert-based organization, one of the oldest and largest nonprofit agencies in the Coachella Valley, was chosen by state Sen. Jeff Stone as the Nonprofit of the Year for Senate District 28.

Riverside National Cemetary: VA Secretary McDonald details new history program

May 31, 2016
Press-Enterprise: Senator Stone calls for resignation of VA Secretary

Memorial Day tributes salute war fallen and families

May 31, 2016
Desert Sun: Senator Stone delivers keynote address

Gov.'s budget does not address "wall of debt"

May 13, 2016
Senator Stone comments on the May budget revise

Bill by Palm Desert's Senator Aims to Cap Veterans' Property Taxes

May 6, 2016
State Sen. Jeff Stone's SB 1104 was approved by a Senate committee this week.

Will average folks get help from Sacramento? Jon Coupal

May 6, 2016
SB 1126 by Sen. Jeff Stone would eliminate the 2 percent inflation allowance for seniors of modest incomes.

Jerry Brown signs tobacco control bills, lets us breathe easier

May 4, 2016
“Lawmakers who took a stand should be saluted…”