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February 23, 2017
Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) today announced the California State Board of Equalization (BOE) has voted unanimously to support his Senate Bill 11, a measure that would immediately and proactively waive penalties and interest for taxpayers when a BOE system failure prevents them from making tax payments on time.
February 22, 2017
Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) today sent the following letter to President Trump requesting that – in light of the Oroville Dam crisis – he take action to conduct an immediate and thorough inspection of Folsom Dam; the existing Folsom Dam spillways; the soon-to-be-completed auxiliary spillway; and all levees potentially affected by a dam failure or unregulated flow from Folsom Lake.
February 16, 2017
Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) today announced Senate Bill 11, a measure that would immediately and proactively waive penalties and interest for taxpayers when a California State Board of Equalization (BOE) system failure prevents them from making tax payments on time.
February 14, 2017
Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) today issued the following statement regarding Senate Bill 1, a measure he voted against in the Senate Committee on Transportation and Housing that creates permanent new taxes and fees to fund transportation infrastructure:
February 8, 2017
SACRAMENTO – Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) today reacted to the California State Water Resources Control Board’s decision to extend the state’s...
February 2, 2017
Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) reacted to the results of this morning’s California snow survey, a measurement of the water content of California’s snowpack. This monthly survey is used to determine the amount of runoff the state can expect throughout the spring and summer. Typically, melting snow provides roughly 30-percent of California’s water supply.
January 31, 2017
Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) today announced Senate Bill 13, which will provide much-needed tax relief to the manufacturing, research and development, software and agricultural industries by expanding an existing sales and use tax exemption.
January 24, 2017
Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) today reacted to Governor Jerry Brown’s 2017 State of the State address, which he delivered to a joint session of the Legislature and the people of California this morning.
January 24, 2017
Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) today issued the following statement regarding the California Senate Transportation and Housing Committee hearing on infrastructure funding:
January 10, 2017
Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado) today issued the following statement regarding Governor Brown’s 2017-2018 state budget proposal:

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