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BY KAYTLYN LESLIEkleslie@thetribunenews.com A bill that would ensure SLO County received $85 million to help mitigate the impact of the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant closure is on its way to the governor. The bill, coauthored by Sen. Bill Monning and Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham, passed the state Assembly on Monday in a 55-1 ... Read More
August 21, 2018sfenaroli
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA- Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham announced that he has received the endorsement a number of Atascadero city leaders, including Mayor Tom O’Malley, Mayor Pro Tem Heather Moreno, Councilmember Bryan Sturtevant and Councilmember Roberta Fonzi. “Jordan has been making Atascadero proud for years,” said Mayor O’Malley. “He has shown that he ... Read More
August 21, 2018sfenaroli
A bill to offset the impacts from the planned closure of the Diablo Canyon Power Plant headed to Governor Jerry Brown's desk for approval Monday afternoon. Senate Bill 1090, written by State Senator Bill Monning (D-Carmel) and Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham (R-San Luis Obispo), requires the California Public Utilities Commission to approve an $85 ... Read More
August 21, 2018sfenaroli
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA-​ Jordan Cunningham announced receiving the endorsement of San Luis Obispo County Sheriff Ian Parkinson. When asked about the endorsement, Sheriff Parkinson said, “Jordan has time and time again stood up for public safety and made it evident that he values the men and women who protect our ... Read More
August 8, 2018sfenaroli
BY MATT FOUNTAIN Central Coast Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham — a Republican — is standing up to the Trump Administration’s proposed effort to roll back federal fuel economy standards and revoke California’s authority to set its own, tougher standards. Cunningham introduced a resolution Monday supporting the state’s independent vehicle efficiency standards, in response to the U.S. Environmental ... Read More
August 7, 2018sfenaroli
BY MATT FOUNTAIN California Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signed into law one of several bills written by Central Coast Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham that aim to combat human sex and labor trafficking. The bill was one of four Cunningham introduced in January related to human trafficking; two of those bills died in committee ... Read More
July 11, 2018sfenaroli
By Matt Van Slyke Matthew Frank (Facebook) A bill to name a portion of Highway 101 after Matthew "SLOStringer" Frank has passed out of committee, Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham announced Tuesday. ACR 103 would designate a stretch of the highway from Avila Beach Dr. to Spyglass Dr. as the Matthew "SloStringer" Frank Memorial Highway. The California State Senate Committee ... Read More
July 5, 2018sfenaroli
A bill designed to mitigate some of the impacts of closing Diablo Canyon Power Plant passed out of the Assembly Utilities and Energy Committee on Wednesday and will now move to the Assembly Committee on Appropriations. Senate Bill 1090, authored by Sen. Bill Monning, D-Carmel, and Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham, R-San Luis ... Read More
June 28, 2018sfenaroli
Cunningham Helped Push the Project through State Bureaucracy – On June 8, Jordan Cunningham (R-San Luis Obispo) joined the Templeton Community Services District and local leaders for a special groundbreaking ceremony of the Templeton Upper Salinas River Basin Conjunctive Use Project (US-CUP). The water project will increase local water supply, a ... Read More
June 12, 2018sfenaroli
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA- In the primary for his re-election, Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham received 57% percent of the initial vote count.  His vote share far surpassed that of his challenger.  After the Primary, Cunningham released the following statement: ​​ Today, residents of the Central Coast overwhelmingly supported my re-election.  Since my first day ... Read More
June 6, 2018sfenaroli