Senator Jackson's Bills Become Law
On issues ranging from preventing gun violence to getting the long-term unemployed back to work, learn about Senator Jackson's bills that were signed into law. Learn more
$2 Million in Drought Funding for Lake Cachuma
Senator Jackson worked to secure $2 million in state funds to help pay for an emergency pump to convey water to Santa Barbara County communities. Read more
Governor Signs First-in-the-Nation 'Yes Means Yes' Campus Sexual Assault Legislation
The Governor has signed into law a landmark bill jointly authored by Senators Kevin de León and Hannah-Beth Jackson to address the epidemic of sexual assault on college campuses. Read the press release.
Out of Isla Vista Tragedy, Real Change
Governor Jerry Brown has signed into law two bills that arose out of the Isla Vista rampage in May. Read more about Senator Jackson's work to prevent gun violence.
California Leads the Way with Paid Family Leave
Do you need time to care for a new baby or a seriously ill family member? California’s landmark Paid Family Leave Program may be the answer. Learn more
Senator Jackson's Environmental Legislation
More than four decades after the first Earth Day, our beautiful region and coastline continue to inspire Senator Jackson's commitment to environmental stewardship. Read more