October 28, 2013

Senator Hill Holds Hearing to Improve Safety Communications Among Cities, Utilities and the California Public Utilities Commission

Releases Report Citing Weaknesses in Safety Oversight

As chair of the state Senate's Subcommittee on Gas and Electic Infrastructure Safety, Senator Hill held a hearing with Assemblymember Kevin Mullin on October 28 in which the cities of San Bruno, San Carlos...

June 27, 2012

(Sacramento) – When California’s National Guard veterans separate from service, many become instantly unemployed. California State Assemblymember Jerry Hill (D-San Mateo) wants to let California’s veterans know about a program called “Work for Warriors” which helps place employers and vets together, slashing the unemployment rate.

February 28, 2012

Assemblymember Jerry Hill (D-San Mateo) honored Minnijean Brown Trickey during a recent floor session as part of the Assembly's observance of Black History Month. Following the Supreme Court ruling Brown v. Board of Education that ended legal segregation in public schools in 1954, Minnijean Brown Trickey was one of the Little Rock Nine -- the group of nine courageous students who faced opposition to integrate from the Arkansas governor, as well as mob and lynch threats, to become the first students of color at Little Rock Central High School. Ms.