Releases and Articles

August 25, 2014
Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) announced today that Governor Brown has signed Senate Bill 997, legislation to continue allowing taxpayers to donate to the California Senior Legislature through their filed state income tax forms. The new law is designed to secure needed funding for the...
August 22, 2014
Senate Republicans sent a letter today to Governor Jerry Brown, Senate President pro Tempore Darrell Steinberg (D-Sacramento) and Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins (D-San Diego) urging their support for any of three options to prevent or delay a significant cost increase on gasoline in California by as...
August 20, 2014
On Friday, August 15, Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga), in partnership with Building Resilient Communities, hosted the second annual “Ark of Safety Forum” emergency preparedness program. The event brought together community leaders and representatives from various faith-based and...
August 1, 2014
IN THIS ISSUE: Connect with me on Social Media A Look Ahead Around the 23rd Senate District Save The Date! Emergency Preparedness Summit for Faith Leaders Colonel Paul Green Stopping the “Hidden” Gas Tax State Spending Still Going Up Kristina Ibrahim Remember - California Is Earthquake Country...
July 24, 2014
Senator Morrell will partner with Building Resilient Communities to host the 2nd annual “Ark of Safety Forum” on August 15. This event is an opportunity for Inland Empire faith community leaders to learn best practices in responding to emergencies.
July 3, 2014
IN THIS ISSUE: Connect with me on Social Media | This Month | Community Event | Legislative Update | Budget Update | Community Hero Spotlight | Intern Spotlight | Fire Season | Facts & Figures
June 25, 2014
On Friday, June 20, Senator Mike Morrell, R-Rancho Cucamonga, hosted the 10th Annual Women of Distinction Ceremony and Dinner, honoring 75 women from around the 23rd State Senate District for their work in the community.
June 23, 2014
Summer travel season is right around the corner, and we’re already seeing gas prices at more than four dollars a gallon. ... we may be reminiscing about “the good old days” when gas was so “cheap,” as another new regulation coming out of Sacramento is about to raise the cost at the pump even higher.
June 20, 2014
Interested in the details of the new state budget? Check out this analysis to learn how the state plans to spend your money.
June 19, 2014
It’s no secret that Californians pay more in taxes than those in neighboring states. We’re at the top of the charts when it comes to the state sales tax, our corporate tax rates are the highest in the west, and drivers here pay one of the steepest gas taxes in the country. Yet, despite these facts, some in Sacramento don’t think these taxes are enough.