Press Release

Thursday, March 22, 2018

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VIDEO: Assemblymember Frazier presents HR 89 on Assembly Floor https://bit.ly/2IJH58f

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Jim Frazier, D-Discovery Bay, today presented a House Resolution on the Floor of the Assembly recognizing March as National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. The full Assembly unanimously approved HR 89.

Thursday, March 22, 2018

(Sacramento)  – The California State Assembly declared March 2018 as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month by passing House Resolution 89, authored by Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay). As he presented HR 89 to the Assembly, he spoke about the importance of creating a more inclusive society. “It is estimated that nearly 1.6 percent of the California population are living with developmental disabilities; young and old,” Assemblymember Frazier said.

Monday, March 19, 2018

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SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay), chairman of the Assembly Transportation Committee, issued the following statement today after reports that a self-driving vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian in Arizona Sunday.

Friday, March 16, 2018

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WATCH: Frazier testifies on importance of Career Technical Education http://bit.ly/2D48ihU

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Jim Frazier, D-Discovery Bay, has become a coauthor of legislation to invest $1.5 billion in Career Technical Education (CTE) at California’s K-12 public schools.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Video: Assemblymember Frazier asks Budget Subcommittee for funding to expand employment opportunities for those with developmental disabilities http://bit.ly/2FMNqhi

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) today announced the membership of the newly created Assembly Select Committee on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, which he chairs.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

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SACRAMENTO – Citing his strong support for veterans since taking office in 2012, the California State Commanders Veterans Council has named Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) Legislator of the Year for 2018. The Council noted Frazier’s two-year battle to get a veteran designation on California driver licenses (which became law in 2015), legislation he authored to create the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Honor Committee and his ongoing advocacy on behalf of veterans at the Capitol.

Monday, March 12, 2018

(Sacramento) - At the annual Woman of the Year ceremony, Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) spoke warmly about his honoree, educator and agribusiness activist Lynn Gursky. “It is an awesome opportunity to share with my colleagues Lynn Gursky,” Assemblymember Frazier said. “She gives her time selflessly to everyone.” Watch this Assembly Access video to learn more about Gursky’s contributions to the City of Brentwood.