July 07, 2014

Senator fulfills promise to the community 

(Calexico, CA) – A total of $2.7 million was included in this year’s state budget to fund the Calexico municipal pool that was destroyed in 2010 by the Easter earthquake. To commemorate this effort, Senator Hueso will hold a press conference this Thursday, July 10 at 10:00 a.m.

June 25, 2014

(National City, CA) – On Saturday, June 28, Senator Ben Hueso along with the California Highway Patrol (CHP) and the Pacific Safety Center will host a Child Car Seat Safety event to provide information on how to keep our children safe while driving. CHP officers will be on hand to answer questions regarding child seat installation and compliance. They will also be conducting child car seat installation inspections. This is a great opportunity to learn about car safety laws and child passenger safety requirements.

June 16, 2014

(Sacramento, CA) – The state legislature convened on Sunday to pass California’s finalized 2014-15 budget. This is the fourth year in a row that Democrats have delivered an on-time, balanced budget. The finalized plan appropriates $156.4 billion, with $108 billion of General Fund spending. It remains balanced through the five-year forecast period of 2019.