Current Releases

June 1, 2017
Senator Tom Berryhill, R-Twain Harte, gave an impassioned speech on the Senate floor on Thursday in opposition to SB-562, a bill to create a single-payer, government-run healthcare system estimated to cost $400 billion a year, which is more than double the state’s current general fund. Berryhill’s...
June 1, 2017
The California Senate unanimously approved a bill authored by Sen. Tom Berryhill, R-Twain Harte, which creates a 12-month fishing license and scraps the costly and inefficient calendar-year licenses.
June 1, 2017
SACRAMENTO – A bill to help Tuolumne County with the emergency removal of dead trees cleared the Senate unanimously on Wednesday. “This bill will save lives,” said Sen. Tom Berryhill, R-Twain Harte, the bill’s author. “I look forward to working with members of the Assembly and the governor on this...
May 10, 2017
SACRAMENTO - Senator Tom Berryhill (R-Twain Harte) is pleased to announce the winners of the 43rd annual Capitol Frog Jump. Elected officials, legislative staffers, media, and members of the public jockeyed their frogs in hopes of becoming frog-jump legends. There are three winning categories:...
April 27, 2017
Democrats this week killed a common-sense, regulatory-reform measure authored by Senator Tom Berryhill, R-Twain Harte, which would have started to unwind costly regulatory constraints placed on businesses and individuals in California.
April 25, 2017
SACRAMENTO – A bill authored by California Senator Tom Berryhill, R-Twain Harte, to promote fishing for all Californians unanimously passed the Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee on Tuesday. Currently, fishing licenses are based on a calendar-year cycle, with no extra time or prorated...
April 20, 2017
Senator Tom Berryhill, R-Stanislaus, on Thursday opposed a nomination to the Agricultural Labor Relations Board who previously waged war against a local farm and its 2,000 local farm workers.
April 7, 2017
In response to Governor Jerry Brown’s announcement on Friday that the drought emergency had been lifted in all California counties except for Fresno, Kings, Tulare and Tuolumne, where some restrictions were left in place address diminished groundwater supplies, Senator Tom Berryhill, R-Twain Harte...
April 3, 2017
The California Senate on Monday declared April DMV/Donate Life California Partnership Month by unanimously approving a resolution authored by Senator Tom Berryhill, R-Twain Harte, who underwent a successful heart transplant 16 years ago.
March 28, 2017
A bill authored by state Senator Tom Berryhill, R-Twain Harte, to ease construction costs for disabled veterans cleared a major legislative hurdle on Tuesday, as the Senate Transportation and Housing Committee advanced the measure unanimously.

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