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The Sacramento Bee
Is California really progressive? The vote on farmworker overtime is a test of our valueswhy continue to deny overtime to humble workers? “Mexico’s costs are 25 percen
Is California really progressive? The vote on farmworker overtime is a test of our values
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
why continue to deny overtime to humble workers? “Mexico’s costs are 25 percent lower than California growers,” Sen. Jim Nielsen, a Gerber Republican, argued Monday. “Instead of trying to help farmworkers, this would hose farmworkers,” said... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bill to end Daylight Saving Time in California fails in Senatesaid eliminating the need to switch back and forth would have created simplicit
Bill to end Daylight Saving Time in California fails in Senate
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
said eliminating the need to switch back and forth would have created simplicity. But not everyone was convinced. Sen. Jim Nielsen, R-Gerber, said farmers still need the extra hour of daylight during fall and summer harvests and that the state... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Effort to roll back daylight saving time defeated in California SenateEleven Democrats and six Republicans voted for the bill, while 10 Democrats and
Effort to roll back daylight saving time defeated in California Senate
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
Eleven Democrats and six Republicans voted for the bill, while 10 Democrats and seven Republicans opposed it. Sen. Jim Nielsen, R-Gerber, defended daylight saving time on behalf of farmers, whom he said benefit from the additional hour at... Read more
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Orange County Register
Road connecting San Clemente and San Juan Capistrano opensat Left Coast (Brewing Co.), lives in Ladera Ranch and this ends at Left Coast,
Road connecting San Clemente and San Juan Capistrano opens
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
at Left Coast (Brewing Co.), lives in Ladera Ranch and this ends at Left Coast, almost. His savings will be substantial. – Jim Nielsen, San Clemente Up Antonio Parkway, we have friends. It cuts out half the time, at least. Hermosa is going to be... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Bill letting California end Daylight Saving Time clears key committeeBill 385 cleared the Senate Appropriations Committee’s suspense file and is hea
Bill letting California end Daylight Saving Time clears key committee
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
Bill 385 cleared the Senate Appropriations Committee’s suspense file and is headed to the Senate floor. State Sen. Jim Nielsen, R-Gerber, was the only no vote. More than 60 years have passed since California voters agreed to institute... Read more

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