Archived Releases

April 4, 2016
On Saturday, April 16, Senator Mike Morrell and Assemblyman Jay Obernolte will hold two community forums to discuss the status of the controversial state fire prevention “fee”, more commonly known as the fire tax.
March 30, 2016
On Monday, March 28, members of the bipartisan Inland Empire Caucus recognized individuals representing the over 300 first responders and emergency personnel who responded to the December 2, 2015 terror attack on the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino.
March 28, 2016
Senate Bill 1136 , legislation authored by Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) to require more detailed information on how CalFire spends money generated by the controversial fire prevention fee, was recently passed by a unanimous vote of the Senate Natural Resources Committee. “I and many...
March 7, 2016
On Friday, April 1, 2016, Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) will host the third annual Patriots of the Past, Present and Future Recognition Ceremony at March Field Air Museum in Riverside County.
March 6, 2016
"Mrs. Reagan played a vital role in establishing a legacy of principle and duty that still resonates today. She and President Reagan were the perfect partners. Their marriage was anchored not only in their love for one another, but also in their deep commitment to our state and nation. Together...
March 4, 2016
Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) has announced that he is authoring three bills this legislative session to help veterans transition to civilian life and honor the memories of fallen service members.
February 19, 2016
Continuing his work on behalf of property owners assessed a legally questionable fire prevention fee, Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) has introduced Senate Bill 1136 to require CalFire to report more detailed information on how it spends State Responsibility Area fire fee revenue.
February 3, 2016
As the legislative special session on health care continues, Senators Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) and John Moorlach (R-Costa Mesa) today said majority Democrats should focus less on tax increases and more on existing budget resources to fund medical services for the state’s most vulnerable.
January 19, 2016
Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) today announced that he has been appointed Vice-Chair of the Senate Committee on Energy, Utilities and Communications.
January 7, 2016
Senator Mike Morrell, R-Rancho Cucamonga, today issued the following statement in response to Governor Jerry Brown’s draft state budget proposal for 2016-17: