Releases and Articles

July 17, 2015
Following the tragic shooting death of Kathryn Steinle in San Francisco at the hands of a previously deported convicted felon, Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) has introduced Senate Joint Resolution 17 to call on Congress to pass legislation that would inhibit the ability of sanctuary cities to harbor deported criminals who have since returned to the United States illegally.
July 16, 2015
Today, Senate Republicans introduced two health care measures to help low-income and disabled Californians gain better access to doctors, nurses, and developmental services. These measures are authored by Senators Jim Nielsen ( R-Gerber ) and Jeff Stone ( R-Riverside County ). The measures are also...
July 14, 2015
Also published at The Press Enterprise The state Legislature is constitutionally obligated each year to pass a budget by June 15 and send it to the governor for his signature, setting the spending agenda of state government for the next 12 months. With the budget requiring only a simple majority...
July 6, 2015
On July 2, Governor Brown signed into law Senate Bill 785 by Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) to provide needed clarification for those involved in the administration of an estate. The changes will prevent confusion and unnecessary litigation.
July 2, 2015
The California State Senate held the first hearing in the Special Session on Public Health and Developmental Services this morning. The newly-created Public Health and Developmental Services Committee is chaired by Sen. Ed Hernandez (D-West Covina). Sen. Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) serves as vice chair.
June 30, 2015
IN THIS ISSUE: Mobile Office Hours | Photos | Legislative Update: House of Origin Deadline | FREE Nonprofit and Exempt Organizations Tax Seminar | Military Family Pancake Breakfast - Redlands | Patriot Spotlight: Darci Castillejos | Intern Profile: Kali Navarrete | Thatcher on Government Spending | Looking at State Personal Income Tax
June 19, 2015
Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) today issued the following statement on the status of the Lake Fire, currently burning near Barton Flats in the San Bernardino National Forest: “I want to thank all the firefighters and first responders for their courage and effort in battling the Lake Fire...
June 19, 2015
Senator Mike Morrell, R-Rancho Cucamonga, issued the following statement after today’s passage of the final 2015-16 state budget:
June 15, 2015
Senator Mike Morrell, R-Rancho Cucamonga, issued the following statement regarding the 2015-16 State Budget:
June 11, 2015
On June 26, Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) will join Facebook’s Small Business Team and the Redlands Chamber of Commerce to host a seminar geared toward helping local businesses maximize their use of Facebook.