Josh Newman

Newman (D-Fullerton) piles up five bills - and each of them is designed “to reflect the kind of pragmatic policy [he] came to office to create.”

State Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton) will introduce two constitutional amendment proposals to increase the number of signatures required to trigger a recall election and to have California’s lieutenant governor finish the governor’s term if a recall is successful. Senator Newman plans to introduce both bills on January 3, the first …continue reading

featured graphic for California Senate District 29, represented by Josh Newman, during COVID-19

The California State Senate Committee on Health passed a bill Wednesday that would require insurance companies to reimburse small- to medium-sized health care providers for reasonable costs incurred in the purchase of PPE and testing supplies during the pandemic. Senate Bill 242, authored by Senator Josh Newman (D-Fullerton), passed by …continue reading

With the November 2020 election quickly approaching, Josh Newman’s campaign for California State Senate District 29 announced that it’s airing an ad spotlighting how incumbent Republican State Senator Ling Ling Chang is “Just Like Trump.” The ad highlights Chang’s long history of false and misleading statements about herself and calls …continue reading

Underscoring his commitment to ensuring that the perspectives and concerns of Senate District 29’s Asian American communities are addressed and uplifted in his campaign, today U.S. Army veteran, businessman, and former State Senator Josh Newman announced the formation of an Asian American Advisory Committee within his 2020 campaign for State …continue reading

In another reflection of his overwhelming support from prominent local leaders, U.S. Army veteran, businessman, and former State Senator Josh Newman secured the endorsement of Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn. Before joining the Board of Supervisors, Hahn served in Congress for six years. Supervisor Hahn released the following statement …continue reading

In the latest indication of his overwhelming support from working people, U.S. Army veteran, businessman, and former State Senator Josh Newman’s campaign for State Senate District 29 announced that he garnered the endorsement of the California Labor Federation. The CA Labor Federation represents over 1,200 local unions and over 2 …continue reading

In yet another example of his unconventional approach to connecting with voters, Josh Newman’s campaign to regain his seat in the California State Senate announced that the campaign’s trademark “Better Senator” ice cream truck has exceeded 10,000 ice cream sandwiches distributed to voters. Launched in September of last year, the …continue reading

In a reflection of his consistent record protecting reproductive freedom, U.S. Army veteran, businessman, and former State Senator Josh Newman was endorsed by NARAL Pro-Choice California in his campaign for State Senate District 29. In a statement released with the announced endorsement, Shannon Hovis, Director of NARAL Pro-Choice California, commented: …continue reading

Reflecting his commitment to equality and widespread support from the LGBTQ community in the race for State Senate District 29, U.S. Army veteran, businessman, and former State Senator Josh Newman earned a powerful endorsement from Equality California, the state’s largest and most influential LGBTQ rights organization. In a statement released …continue reading