Press Releases

Thursday, October 19, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Gov. Jerry Brown has taken action on all the bills passed by the Legislature and sent to his desk in 2017, including signing a number of bills authored by Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay).

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Gov. Jerry Brown announced he has signed a bill by Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) that allows Solano and San Diego counties to keep much-need money in-county and use it to implement pilot programs that increase access to licensed child care for local families.

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Those impacted by fires will be eligible for FEMA disaster assistance

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) today attended a community meeting and press conference in Santa Rosa about the wildfires burning out of control in California with U.S. Senators Kamala Harris and Dianne Feinstein, Gov. Jerry Brown and other federal, state and local officials.  Afterward, he released the following statement:

Saturday, October 7, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Middle and high school students in California public schools will receive education on how to spot the early warning signs of abusive relationships under a bill authored by Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) that Gov. Jerry Brown signed today.

Frazier’s bill, AB 643, adds instruction on how to recognize early warning signs of adolescent relationship abuse and intimate partner violence to sexual health education at California public schools, for grades 7-12.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Gov. Jerry Brown today announced he has signed AB 718, a bill by Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) that is designed to reduce pesticide spraying on private wetlands by allowing property owners to initiate best management practices agreements with local mosquito control districts.Pintail duck

Thursday, September 14, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) today voted ‘no’ on SB 595, which would require the nine Bay Area counties to hold a special election, known as Regional Measure 3, to propose raising tolls on state-owned bridges in the Bay Area. Following the vote, he issued the following statement:

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
 
SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) has successfully shepherded a bill through the Legislature that promises to save lives by better preparing novice drivers before they receive unrestricted driver licenses. AB 63 extends the provisional driver license program, which in 20 years of existence has proven to save the lives of drivers 18 and younger, to all drivers under the age of 21. The bill now goes to the governor for his signature.