In The News

Jul 04
Our View: Let’s talk about water in a Community Conversation | 07/04/2015
By The Modesto Bee Editorial Board 7/4/15 It’s time to have a serious conversation about water, and not just about this unprecedented drought. As bad as this dry spell is, droughts come and go; they’...
Jul 04
For higher education funding, softer touch gave Cal State a leg up | 07/04/2015
By Carla Rivera California State University officials had one question in mind 18 months ago: In a state with billions of dollars in spending obligations to health and welfare services, prisons and...

Press Releases

Jul 06
San Joaquin Valley Caucus Requests Higher Rate of Investment in Valley CSU campuses | 07/06/2015
SACRAMENTO – The San Joaquin Valley Legislative Caucus today sent a letter to California State University Chancellor Timothy White requesting a higher rate of investment into campuses in...
Jul 06
California Republicans Denounce TV Personality’s Bigoted Comments | 07/06/2015
SACRAMENTO – Today, Assembly Republican Leader Kristin Olsen, of Modesto, issued the following statement condemning inflammatory language that demeans entire cultures:


Jun 19
Assembly Minority Leader Olsen speaks on Warriors Stadium CEQA exemption | 06/19/2015

Assembly Republican Leader Kristin Olsen asks Democratic leadership why it is okay to continue to offer CEQA exemptions to expedite sports stadium projects - but not for water projects that will...

Jun 04
Olsen Urges Colleagues to Vote no on Bad Teacher Evaluation Measure | 06/04/2015

Assembly Republican Leader Kristin Olsen urges her colleagues to oppose AB 575, a measure that would weaken current teacher evaluation laws.