Archived News

April 12, 2016
Will be hosting a press conference tomorrow to make an important announcement regarding the case of Vietnamese entertainer Minh Quang Hong (a.k.a Minh Beo). Mr. Hong has been charged with sexually assaulting a minor and is currently being held on $1 million bail. He is scheduled to be arraigned on Friday, April 15, 2016.
April 6, 2016
Senator Janet Nguyen is proud to announce that Senate Bill 969, which seeks to allow traditional Vietnamese rice cakes (Bánh Tét/ Bánh Chưng) to be sold at room temperature for up to 24 hours, has been unanimously approved by the Senate Health Committee.
February 25, 2016
Senator Janet Nguyen has joined with three of her Senate colleagues in calling for a $15 million budget appropriation for organizations that provide comprehensive services to victims of human trafficking. Funding would serve over 600 victims a year and would include but not be limited to case...
February 4, 2016
As an advocate for Veterans and Military Families, Senator Janet Nguyen is proud to announce that she has been appointed to the Governor’s Military Council. The Governor's Military Council works to protect and expand the military’s role in national security and California’s economy.
January 27, 2016
In recognition of her lifetime accomplishments and commitment to community service, Senator Janet Nguyen, who represents a portion of Long Beach, introduced Senate Concurrent Resolution 102 to rename a bridge in honor of longtime Long Beach resident and Olympic medalist Joan Lind Van Blom...
January 21, 2016
In an effort to assist the families affected by the terrorist attack at the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino County, Senator Nguyen has introduced Senate Bill 893. SB 893 would ensure that surviving dependents and spouses of the victims of the terror attack have the financial support to obtain an education through California’s higher education system.
January 7, 2016
Senator Janet Nguyen has issued the following statement in response to Governor Jerry Brown's 2016-2017 Budget Proposal:
November 25, 2015
As we gather with our families and loved ones to celebrate Thanksgiving, it gives me an opportunity to share how grateful I am to be your State Senator and to be back in the District full-time after a busy legislative session. I am especially grateful for the opportunity to spend more time with the residents of the Thirty-Fourth District and to witness first-hand how giving and dedicated many of you are to the well-being of our communities.
November 20, 2015
The spirit of Thanksgiving took center stage on Friday morning as California State Senator Janet Nguyen distributed one-hundred turkeys to four Orange County community organizations. The turkeys, provided by the Golden State Water Company, will be redistributed by the organizations to residents in...
November 13, 2015
The California Taxpayers Association (CalTax) released its 2015 Legislative Voting Record and Senator Janet Nguyen is proud to announce that she received the highest possible rating of 100% for her defense of California taxpayers. The association’s annual measurement provides California taxpayers...