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November 2, 2015
The Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association (HJTA) released its 2015 Legislative Report Card and Senator Janet Nguyen is proud to announce that she was recognized with an “A” rating for her efforts to protect California’s taxpayers. The HJTA Legislative Report Card is an annual rating card that...
October 1, 2015
On Tuesday morning in Rochester, Minnesota, Senator Janet Nguyen had the distinct privilege of meeting with His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama for the second time this year. Among the many topics of discussion, His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Senator Nguyen discussed her efforts to promote kindness in California and human rights in Vietnam.
September 3, 2015
California State Senator Janet Nguyen is proud to announce that she has been selected by the Aspen Institute as a 2015 Rodel Fellow. In this capacity, Senator Nguyen will participate in a public leadership program that nurtures bipartisanship, political civility, and the ideals of democracy...
September 2, 2015
In an effort to aid more than 13,000 California students, Senator Janet Nguyen is proud to announce that the California State Senate has unanimously passed Senate Bill 150 (SB 150). The bill seeks to eliminate state income tax liability on forgiven student loans for former Corinthian College...
July 30, 2015
Senator Janet Nguyen joined one hundred eager Santa Ana residents who woke up bright and early to participate in the Wellness Corridor event. With the vision of encouraging healthy lifestyles, the event began in the parking lot of Latino Health Access where residents warmed-up before embarking on a...
July 16, 2015
To celebrate this resolution and promote kindness, Senator Nguyen launched the “Acts of Kindness” campaign on July 12, 2015 in collaboration with the Orange County Food Bank and local community partners.
July 8, 2015
Upon the occasion of the 80th Birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Senator Janet Nguyen was pleased to attend an invitation-only, VIP birthday luncheon held today at the University of California, Irvine. Senator Nguyen was honored to be selected to sit at the head table with His Holiness and...
June 24, 2015
Senator Janet Nguyen and members of the Senate Republican Caucus are calling on Governor Jerry Brown to return $331 million of mortgage settlement funds that were inappropriately spent by the State of California in 2012 to pay down the debt. The funds, which were paid by five of the country's...
June 22, 2015
Today, Senator Janet Nguyen joined dignitaries and colleagues in dedicating a new statue at the State Capitol honoring former California Governor and U.S. President Ronald Reagan. Joining Senator Nguyen and numerous other special guests attending the special ceremony, were two former United States...
June 19, 2015
After today's final vote on the 2015-16 State Budget, Senator Janet Nguyen issued the following statement: "As a taxpayer advocate, I am disappointed that the budget relied heavily on fees and taxes that take money from the pockets of hard working Californians. Noticeably absent were critical...

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