Caltrain Breaks Ground on Historic Electrification Project

State Senator Jerry Hill joined Governor Jerry Brown, Congresswomen Nancy Pelosi, Anna Eshoo and Jackie Speier, state Senator Scott Wiener and Assemblymembers Mark Berman, Kevin Mullin and Phil Ting and other dignitaries at Caltrain celebration. View the video of Senator Hill's remarks by clicking here.

In the News

ABC 7/KGO-TV: The report was mandated by a 2014 law (Senate Bill 699), introduced by State Senator Jerry Hill, who tells ABC7 News he's pleased with the recommendations in the report.
January 18, 2018
CBS SF Bay Area/KPIX-TV: State Senator Jerry Hill, a longtime critic of PG&E and the state Public Utilities Commission, wants to make sure that money ends up back in customers’ hands.
January 16, 2018
San Francisco Chronicle: The commission’s comments came after state Sen. Jerry Hill, who chairs a subcommittee that deals with utility issues, sent the commission a letter Tuesday saying the companies stood to reap “untold savings” from the federal tax changes. He urged the commission to figure out how much the utilities will save and lower customers’ monthly bills accordingly.
January 16, 2018

Press Releases

Senator Hill to CPUC: Utility Tax Savings Must Be Returned to Customers

State Senator Jerry Hill urged the California Public Utilities Commission in a letter today to ensure that utilities reaping a windfall in savings from federal tax cuts to corporations pass those savings along to ratepayers. “This is the...

January 16, 2018

State Senator Jerry Hill, North Bay Lawmakers, to Hold Hearing Examining Utilities’ Best Practices for Wildfires

State Senator Jerry Hill, as chair of the Subcommittee on Gas, Electric and Transportation Safety, announced today that he will hold a hearing January 26 in Santa Rosa with North Bay Senators Bill Dodd and Mike McGuire and Assemblymembers...

January 05, 2018

Senate Leader de León and Senators Hill, Allen, Introduce Legislation to Protect California Taxpayers

Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León, joined by Senators Jerry Hill and Ben Allen, introduced legislation today to protect California residents from the targeted federal tax increases that were enacted in the GOP’s recent tax reform....

January 04, 2018