In The News

Jul 15
Budget blues: Uneasy about state spending increases, Obernolte calls for more prudence before next recession | 07/15/2016
VICTORVILLE — When California added $2 billion to its so-called rainy day fund in this fiscal year's budget, it got it right, according to Republican Assemblyman Jay Obernolte. But simultaneously,...
Jun 27
Should California's Rainy Day Fund be used even when there's no recession? | 06/27/2016
“In using it to shore up our spending, instead of really using it to compensate for a decline in revenue, I think we’re missing the opportunity to protect California for when we really need that...

Press Releases

Jul 25
Governor Brown Signs Assemblyman Obernolte’s Bill to Excuse the Absence of Students Attending Naturalization Ceremonies | 07/25/2016
SACRAMENTO – Today, Governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 1593 authored by Assemblyman Jay Obernolte (R-Hesperia), which would permit school districts to excuse the absence of a student...
Jul 14
Assemblyman Jay Obernolte Issues Statement on Passing of Senator Sharon Runner | 07/14/2016
HESPERIA – Today, Assemblyman Jay Obernolte (R-Hesperia) issued the following statement regarding the passing of Senator Sharon Runner: “I was deeply saddened today to learn of the passing...


Jun 30
Assemblyman Obernolte Opposes Anti-Gun Legislation on Assembly Floor | 06/30/2016

Assemblyman Obernolte speaks against anti-gun bills and discusses the underlying problems that lead to gun violence in California.

Jun 15
Assemblyman Obernolte Urges Fiscal Prudence in California State Budget | 06/15/2016
Assembly Budget Committee Vice-Chair Jay Obernolte opposes the state budget, stating that "it commits California to significant new ongoing spending and unsustainable higher expenditure levels that...