Press Releases

Senate Committee Unanimously Approves Senator Roth's Legislation To Assist Riverside's New Cities

June 19, 2013

The Senate Governance and Finance Committee unanimously and on a bipartisan vote approved Senator Richard D. Roth’s (D-Riverside) proposed new law to assist the Riverside County cities of Eastvale, Jurupa Valley, Menifee, and Wildomar.

Senator Roth’s proposal, Senate Bill 56, provides funding for newly incorporated cities and for cities which annexed inhabited areas that lost funding as a result of state budget challenges in 2011.  The bill provides newly incorporated cities and annexations with funding to replace lost revenue money other new cities previously received.

Se Aprueba el Nuevo Presupuesto Estatal y el Continuo Financiamiento a la Escuela de Medicina de UC Riverside

June 15, 2013

Hoy la legislatura estatal de California adoptó el presupuesto estatal para el año fiscal de 2013 – 2014 que provee el continuo financiamiento a la Escuela de Medicina de la Universidad de California en Riverside. El presupuesto continúa al escritorio del gobernador Jerry Brown para su firma.

California State Legislature Approves Continuous UC Riverside Medical School Funding in New State Budget

June 15, 2013

Today the California Legislature adopted the Fiscal Year 2013 – 2014 state budget which provides full and continuous funding of $15 million for the University of California, Riverside Medical School.  The budget will now be sent to Governor Jerry Brown for his signature.

Senator Roth, Assemblymember Medina Ensure Funding for UC Riverside Medical School in State Budget

May 23, 2013

Riverside Senator Richard D. Roth and Assemblymember Jose Medina successfully placed funding for the UC Riverside Medical School into the Fiscal Year 2013- 2014 California State Budget Bill. 

The UC Riverside Medical School line item was passed by the Assembly Budget Subcommittee 2 late yesterday and by the Senate Budget Subcommittee 1 this morning. The subcommittees approved budget language placing $15 million of continuous funding into the state budget bill.

Senator Roth Staff Holds Jurupa Valley Community Office Hours

May 22, 2013

Senator Richard D. Roth’s district office staff will be holding community office hours in Jurupa Valley on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the VFW Post 10267, located at 8607 Mission Blvd., Jurupa Valley, CA 92509.

Staff will be available to assist with any questions or issues you have regarding state services and programs. Brochures and information will be available and your opinions are always appreciated on state legislative issues. 

Please stop by and say hello. We are always at your service and look forward to meeting you.

Senator Richard D. Roth statement regarding Governor Brown’s State Budget Revision

May 14, 2013

Senator Richard D. Roth (D-Riverside) issued the following statement today regarding Governor Brown’s Revision of the proposed California 2013 – 2014 State Budget:

 

Senate Committee Unanimously Approves Senator Roth’s Legislation Holding State Officials Accountable For Accurate Financial Reporting

May 01, 2013

The Senate Public Safety Committee unanimously approved Senator Richard D. Roth’s (D-Riverside) proposed new law to hold state officials accountable to provide accurate financial reporting and statements. 

Senator Roth’s proposed new law, Senate Bill 801, would require that any person responsible for auditing the accounts of a state agency who knowingly misrepresents any state financial or statistical reports be held criminally liable.

SENATOR RICHARD D. ROTH, RIVERSIDE COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT AND OTHERS SPONSOR FREE LATINO TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION EVENT

April 18, 2013

SENATOR RICHARD D. ROTH, RIVERSIDE COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT AND OTHERS SPONSOR FREE LATINO TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION EVENT

Senator Richard D. Roth (D-Riverside), along with Assemblymember Jose Medina (D-Riverside),  Riverside Community College District, Riverside City College, Tu Tecnología, iima4biz Initiative and the California Community Colleges Economic & Workforce Development Program is sponsoring a special event on Saturday, April 27, 2013.

El SENADOR RICHARD D. ROTH, RIVERSIDE COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT Y OTROS PATROCINAN UN GRATIS EVENTO EDUCATIVO SOBRE LA TECNOLOGÍA PARA LATINOS

April 18, 2013

El SENADOR RICHARD D. ROTH, RIVERSIDE COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT
Y OTROS PATROCINAN UN GRATIS EVENTO EDUCATIVO SOBRE LA TECNOLOGÍA PARA LATINOS

El Senador Richard D. Roth (D-Riverside), junto con el asambleísta Jose Medina (D-Riverside), Riverside Community College District, Riverside City College, Tu Tecnología, la iniciativa iima4biz y la California Community Colleges Economic & Workforce Development Program están patrocinando un evento especial el sábado, 27 de abril del 2013.

Senator Richard D. Roth to Attend Solar Installation with GRID Alternatives Inland Empire and Habitat For Humanity Riverside

April 18, 2013

Tomorrow, Friday, April 19, 2013 Senator Richard D. Roth (D-Riverside) will attend the installation of solar power panels on a home in the City of Jurupa Valley as part of GRID Alternatives Inland Empire’s Celebration of Earth Day.

DATE:  Friday, April 19, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.

LOCATION:  The home of Connie Olivarez, 4213 Aero Lane Jurupa Valley, CA 92509

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