Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Sacramento, CA Assemblymember Frazier (D – Oakley) made the following statement after Speaker Anthony Rendon (D – Paramount) announced that he was reappointed as Chair of the Assembly Transportation Committee:

“I am honored that Speaker Rendon has given me the privilege to continue as Chair of the Assembly Transportation Committee.

Friday, December 16, 2016

Sacramento, CA – Today, Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D – Oakley) released the following statement regarding Uber’s unpermitted testing of autonomous vehicles:

“California is the leading state for testing autonomous vehicles and this new technology has been praised for its potentially life-saving safety benefits. Disagreements may exist over the state’s role in the development of these vehicles; however, it is clear that development and testing of self-driving cars must take place according to the law with public safety as the chief concern.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Sacramento, CA Today, Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D - Oakley) released the following statement regarding the Water Resources Development Act of 2016 in his continued fight to protect the Delta:

“As a defender of the Delta, I plan to introduce legislation to further protect the Delta and those who rely on all it has to offer. I completely disapprove of the last minute language included in the federal water legislation allowing unsustainable water exports south of the Delta.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Sacramento, CA Today, Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D – Oakley) introduced AB 63, legislation to reduce vehicle collisions and fatalities among teen drivers by strengthening California’s provisional driver’s license program.

“This bill will help significantly decrease accidents among newly licensed drivers,” stated Frazier. “Increasing the age for a provisional license will ensure that California’s most vulnerable motorists go through proper training to become safe, responsible drivers.”

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Sacramento, CA – Today, Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D – Oakley) introduced AB28, legislation allowing the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) to continue as the decision maker for the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

“This bill seeks to ensure environmental protection while also moving projects forward in a safe, expedited process,” stated Assemblymember Frazier. “By granting Caltrans this authority, California will continue to experience substantial time and cost savings.”
Monday, December 5, 2016

Sacramento, CA Today, Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D – Oakley) introduced AB1, a sensible and realistic approach to tackling California’s crumbling transportation infrastructure.

“My commitment to passing a comprehensive funding plan that addresses California’s failing transportation system will not waiver,” stated Assemblymember Frazier. “This proposal dedicates billions to road and highway repairs that our state so desperately needs while also creating tens of thousands of good paying jobs.”

Friday, November 4, 2016

SACRAMENTO, CA Assemblymember Jim Frazier, whose 11th Assembly District includes much of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, has called upon a state board to reject a change in water rights as proposed by proponents of the Delta twin tunnels project.

“My constituents expect to be protected by the State of California,” Frazier said in a six-page letter to the State Water Resources Control Board, which is considering a petition to divert water from the Sacramento River into the tunnels that would be built by the California WaterFix Project.

Jim Frazier, a former local business owner and developmental disabilities advocate, represents California’s 11th Assembly District, encompassing portions of Solano, Contra Costa, and Sacramento counties, and includes the cities, towns, and areas of Antioch, Bethel Island, Birds Landing, Brentwood, Byron, Collinsville, Discovery Bay, Fairfield, Isleton, Knightsen, Locke, Oakley, Pittsburg (partial), Rio Vista, Suisun City, Travis Air Force Base, Vacaville and Walnut Grove. He currently resides in Fairfield.

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

(Sacramento) – California’s Cal Grant program provides thousands of students with the money they need to pay for college. Don’t delay – apply now to find out if a Cal Grant is right for you. Watch this Public Service Announcement from Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Oakley) to learn more about the Cal Grant program.