Senator Jackson Authors Bill to Plug Old, Leaking Oil Wells
Senate Bill 44, the Coastal Oil Well Clean Up and Remediation Act, would require that the California State Lands Commission plug very old "orphaned" oil wells in California waters when the original oil company that operated the well is out of business and cannot be held responsible. Read more
Senator Jackson Joins Senate Leader and Colleagues to Condemn President Trump's Recent Executive Orders On Immigration
In this California Senate press conference, Senator Jackson joins the Senate President pro Tempore and a number of her Senate colleagues to address the executive orders signed on January 25th by the administration pertaining to immigration. Watch here.
Interview: Sen Jackson on California in the Age of Trump
In this interview, Senator Jackson talks about protecting California's policies, services and values.
Law Authored by Jackson To Encourage Young People To Vote Takes Effect
A law authored by state Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson to encourage young people to vote by allowing voter pre-registration beginning at age 16 has just taken effect. Read more
Jackson Bill Creates State's First Program to Encourage Healthy Eating and Exercise After School
California just launched the DASH program, the result of Jackson's SB 949, to help prevent childhood obesity. Read more.