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March 12, 2018
Sen. Bates escorts Donna Kalez, the managing partner of Dana Wharf Sportfishing and Whale Watching, to the front of the Senate Chamber to be recognized as the 36th Senate District’s Woman of the Year.
March 9, 2018
SACRAMENTO – Senate Republican Leader Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) issued the following statement after the California High-Speed Rail Authority released a business plan today that estimates the project’s cost jumping another 20 percent (from $64 billion to $77 billion) and the opening date...
February 21, 2018
In this Issue: A Message from Pat | Early Release for Sex Offenders? | Addressing the Opioid Epidemic | State of the State | Creating a Safer Workplace for All | Championing Small Businesses | High-Speed Rail Audit | San Onofre Update | California Tax Donations | Upcoming Events | 36th District Highlights
February 13, 2018
SACRAMENTO – Working in partnership with San Diego District Attorney Summer Stephan, Senate Republican Leader Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) announced today that she has introduced Senate Bill 1109 to help address the opioid epidemic in California. “Education is one of the most powerful weapons...
February 8, 2018
Senate Republican Leader Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) was recognized last night as one of three state legislators to receive a “2017 Life Sciences Champion Award” from the California Life Sciences Association (CLSA). The award was presented at a legislative reception in Sacramento.