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High Fives Foundation is proud to announce it has been selected as a 2021 California Nonprofit of the Year by Assemblymember Megan Dahle (R-Truckee). High Fives is one of more than one hundred nonprofits that will be honored by their state senators and assemblymembers for their tremendous contributions to the communities they serve.  High Fives Non-Profit Foundation focuses on preventing life-changing injuries and provides resources and hope if they happen. It was formed as a way to “pay-it-forward” by the founder, Roy Tuscany, after his own recovery from a spinal cord injury. The…
A Capital Public Radio News Story Showed Newsom Repeatedly Misled the Public and Cut Funding for Wildfire Prevention SACRAMENTO: In response to a disturbing news report Wednesday showing that Gov. Gavin Newsom not only cut funding for wildfire prevention in the wake of the tragic 2018 Camp Fire, but also repeatedly misled the public by dramatically inflating prevention stats, the Assembly Republican Wildfire Working Group issued the following statement: “It's offensive that Governor Newsom ‘misled’ the public about his wildfire prevention efforts and slashed wildfire funding, especially…
SACRAMENTO – On June 3, 2021, Assemblywoman Megan Dahle (R-Bieber) and other Assembly Republicans were successful in stopping legislation advanced by the majority party in Sacramento that would have imposed a costly excise tax on firearms, and several bills proposing more burdensome environmental regulation and red tape on businesses.     “Despite the fact that California is ranked one of the worst states to do business in the nation and we have one of the highest costs of living, the super majority in Sacramento continues to push forward legislation that would make matters worse.” Said Dahle…
State Senator Brian Dahle and Assemblywoman Megan Dahle huddled with a roomful of local community leaders and union representatives in Susanville Thursday, May 6 to discuss the recently announced closure of the California Correctional Center. Megan Dahle said she was concerned about how losing more than 1,000 jobs would trickle down and affect the local economy, including the school districts.
NORTHSTATE AREA, Calif. — Northstate Assemblywoman Megan Dahle has introduced a bill that would require the state Employment Development Department to inform employers in real-time when an unemployment claim has been filed. Currently, employers are notified of claims once a year, often a long time after fraud has occurred. Dahle says AB 980 would cut down on the rampant fraud, like the $11 billion in fraud see last year during the pandemic
“The Governor’s efforts, while appreciated, are quite simply not enough and do not recognize the urgency of the situation. These fires are larger and move faster because of an enormous fuel load in our wildlands. You cannot hire enough firefighters to stop these types of fires that quickly become life-saving missions instead of fire suppression missions,” said Assemblymembers James Gallagher (R-Yuba City), Frank Bigelow (R- O’Neals) and Megan Dahle (R- Bieber) in a joint statement.
The U.S. Treasury Department and the IRS extended the federal income tax filing date from April 15, 2021 to May 17, 2021. In response, California has also extended the state’s tax filing and payment deadline to May 17, 2021. “This extension will provide taxpayers with additional time navigate a complicated tax season as we recover from the COVID-19 lockdowns,” said Assemblywoman Megan Dahle. “I hope this extension eliminates some of the stress that often comes with filing your taxes. If you have questions or need assistance, please call my District Office at 530-223-6300.”
The following Assemblymembers have been appointed to the Select Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship: Budget Sub 4 Chair Wendy Carrillo; Jobs, Economic Development, and the Economy Chair Sabrina Cervantes; Jordan Cunningham; Megan Dahle; Transportation Chair Laura Friedman; Mike Gipson; Appropriations Chair Lorena Gonzalez; Business and Professions Chair Evan Low; James Ramos and Buffy Wicks. “As a small business owner, I am excited to participate on the Assembly Select Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship,” said Assemblywoman Megan Dahle (R-Bieber). “The COVID-19…
This week, Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham (R-San Luis Obispo) and a group of 12 other Assembly Republicans called on California Department of Public Health Director Dr. Tómas Aragón to change the department’s guidance limiting spectators at outdoor youth sports events to one spectator per player. The letter, which can be downloaded here, is signed by Assemblymember Jordan Cunningham, Assemblymember Megan Dahle, Assemblymember Frank Bigelow, Assemblymember Vince Fong, Assemblymember Kevin Kiley, Assemblymember Tom Lackey, Assemblymember Heath Flora, Assemblymember Kelly Seyarto, Assemblymember…
Today Assemblymembers James Gallagher (R-Yuba City) and Kevin Kiley (R-Rocklin) called for an end to state-level COVID-19 restrictions in California, introducing Assembly Concurrent Resolution 46 to terminate Governor Newsom's emergency powers. The Resolution is coauthored by other North State leaders, including Assemblymember Megan Dahle and Senators Brian Dahle and Jim Nielsen. Over the past few months, 14 counties in California have adopted or expressed support for the Healthy Communities Resolution, which rejects the state's top down, one-size-fits-all Blueprint for a Safer Economy.…