Press Releases

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay), co-chair of the Delta Legislative Caucus, today released the following statement on the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s (FWS) just-released biological opinions on the proposed Delta tunnels project.

Friday, June 23, 2017

At the June 22, 2017 Delta Stewardship Council hearing, my statement on the proposed amendments to the Delta Plan concerning "Conveyance, Storage Systems, and the Operation of Both" was read into the record. Here is my statement: 

"At last month’s Delta Stewardship Council meeting, I expressed my continued opposition to the proposed Delta Plan Amendments for Conveyance, Storage Systems and the Operation of Both. Unfortunately, I cannot remove my opposition of the version of draft amendments being considered today.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

SACRAMENTO, CA – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) today honored 93-year-old Enrico E. “Rico” Cinquini of Oakley, who served in the U.S. Marine Corps in the Pacific Theater and China during World War II, as Assembly District 11’s Veteran of the Year for 2017.

Cinquini was Frazier’s guest this afternoon at the Capitol for the California State Assembly Veterans Affairs Committee’s 10th Annual Veterans Recognition Luncheon.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

SACRAMENTO – Gov. Jerry Brown’s push to expedite planning and construction of the disastrous Delta twin tunnels project violates key parts of the Delta Reform Act of 2009 and has the state Department of Water Resources abdicating its responsibilities by turning over management of the project to water agencies, the Legislative Delta Caucus charged today in a letter to the governor.

Friday, June 2, 2017

Sacramento, CA – Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D – Discovery Bay) passed his remaining bills from the Assembly Floor leading up to today’s House of Origin deadline. Ten of his bills were brought up for a vote this week, passed and now head to the Senate. 

Monday, May 22, 2017

Sacramento, CA – On Monday, Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D - Discovery Bay) passed Assembly Concurrent Resolution 64 declaring May 22, 2017 as Special Olympics Day, and subsequently honored the Special Olympics of Northern California (SONC) and the Special Olympics of Southern California (SOSC) by presenting Assembly proclamations for their continued commitment to provide outstanding programs for Californians with and without disabilities.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Sacramento, CA – In an Assembly oversight hearing Thursday afternoon, Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D – Discovery Bay) highlighted failures on the part of the Metropolitan Water District (MWD) to ensure structural integrity of the Oroville Dam’s main and emergency spillways.