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Senator Patricia Bates' Statement on Veterans Being Forced to Repay Enlistment Bonuses
Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) released the following statement today regarding a Los Angeles Times article that reported that thousands of California soldiers are being forced to repay enlistment bonuses years after going to war. “It is outrageous that thousands of men and women who have...
Senator Patricia Bates Compiles Perfect CalChamber Vote Record
Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) today announced that she compiled a perfect score from the California Chamber of Commerce (CalChamber) in its 2016 Vote Record . CalChamber is a non-profit organization representing more than 14,000 companies of all sizes. “As a small business owner, I know...
Senator Patricia Bates Earns "A" Grade from Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association for Defending Taxpayers
Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) today announced that she received an “A” grade from the nonpartisan Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association (HJTA), one of the state’s top watchdogs on tax and public finance issues, in its 2016 Legislative Report Card . HJTA tracked nearly two dozen bills this...
Pat's Perspective: October 2016
In this Issue: A Message from Pat | Legislative Update | Sober Living Homes Update | Property Tax Postponement Program | Community Event for Seniors | Connecting Women to Power | Lake Mission Viejo Water Project | Environmental Good News | Community Spotlight: San Clemente | Upcoming Events | 36th District Highlights | Connect on Social Media
Senator Patricia Bates Earns Perfect Score from California Manufacturers & Technology Association
Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) announced today that she has received a 100 percent score from the nonpartisan California Manufacturers & Technology Association (CMTA) in its 2016 Manufacturing Vote Record . The association represents 400 businesses from the entire manufacturing...
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NBC Bay Area: New Penalty Proposed for Parolees Who Disable GPS Trackers
“They really need to spend some time back in prison,” state senator Pat Bates said. She represents the 36th Senate district which includes Orange...
Orange County Register: Road funding hits Sacramento traffic jam
Patricia Bates, a Republican from Laguna Niguel who sits on the Senate Transportation and Housing Committee, says this tax “is the biggest ongoing...
San Diego Union-Tribune: Officials hold town hall to address sober-living homes
State Sen. Pat Bates, R-Laguna Niguel, and other elected officials held the forum to gather input on new legislation that could give cities some...