In The News

Jul 23
Olsen criticizes UC pay raises | 07/23/2015
By BJ Hansen 7/23/15 Sonora, CA — The UC system plans to increase its minimum wage to $15 an hour, and it is drawing criticism from the Republican Assembly leader. UC Chancellor Janet Napolitano...
Jul 23
UC system to boost minimum wage to $15 by 2017 | 07/23/2015
By John Wildermuth 7/23/15 Low-end University of California workers and contract employees will be getting a pay raise to $15 an hour by late 2017, with an initial boost to $13 on Oct. 1. “This is...

Press Releases

Jul 23
Assembly GOP Leader Kristin Olsen Stands up for UC Students | 07/23/2015
Sends letter questioning increased payroll costs that don’t improve education SACRAMENTO – Assembly Republican Leader Kristin Olsen, of Modesto, today sent a letter to UC President Janet...
Jul 22
Statement by Assembly GOP Leader Kristin Olsen on UC Pay Raises | 07/22/2015
SACRAMENTO – Today, Assembly Republican Leader Kristin Olsen issued the following statement in response to the University of California insisting on increasing spending on salaries, while...

Audio/Video

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.