January 10, 2018

SACRAMENTO – Senator Jim Beall, D-San Jose, chairman of the Senate Transportation and Housing, issues this statement regarding Governor Brown’s proposed 2018-2019 budget:

January 03, 2018

SACRAMENTO – With several key provisions of the California Homeowner’s Bill of Rights lapsing on Jan. 1, Sen. Jim Beall, (D-San Jose), quickly introduced legislation today to renew them, continuing important mortgage and foreclosure protections that borrowers have relied on to save their homes.

“Senate Bill 818 will restore the rights, the safeguards, which have helped thousands of people keep their homes,’’ said Beall, who serves as the chairman of the Transportation and Housing Committee. “We do not want people to lose these rights, which had existed for the past five years. 

December 03, 2017

SAN JOSE -- San Jose State University and the Mineta Transportation Institute have been chosen to serve as the California State University’s lead center, under Senate Bill 1, to conduct and oversee research that provides answers for California’s traffic and transportation problems.

November 09, 2017

SAN JOSE – Senate Bill 1’s reach will extend far beyond repairing California’s transportation infrastructure by triggering a wave of economic activity, creating new careers for thousands while also helping grow small businesses and disadvantaged business enterprises, panelists testified at a Senate Transportation and Housing Committee today.

October 26, 2017

Senator Beall's October Newsletter. In this Issue:

  • Pancake Breakfast
  • Fostering Success
  • Internships
October 09, 2017

CAMPBELL – Senator Jim Beall, chairman of the Transportation and Housing Committee, issues this statement on the Governor’s signing of Senate Bill 595, a proposed ballot measure that would increase Bay Area bridge tolls, except for the Golden Gate Bridge, to fund a traffic relief plan comprised of over 30 projects to reduce commute times: