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Jim Nielsen

Republican — Senator — District 4
Available Terms:
  • 20092010
  • 20112012
  • 20132014
  • 20152016

Jim Nielsen represents Senate District 4 in the California Senate, is a member of seven committees, and is the primary sponsor of 394 bills.

2008.0 579811.48
2010.0 648311.24

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Capitol Office:

    Phone: 916- 651-4004



News and Blog Coverage

Vidak Fights to Stop Gas Tax Hike

California’s Most Vulnerable Families Will Suffer the Most Monday, December 1, 2014 Sacramento – Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today introduced Senate Bill 5, which would stop the permanent hike in gas prices that could range from 16 to 76 cents per gallon every time Californians fill up beginning January 1, ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SCA 10

    A resolution to propose to the people of the State of California an amendment to the Constitution of the State, by amending Sections 8 and 12 of Article IV thereof, relating to the Legislature.

  • SB 14

    Transportation projects: comprehensive development lease agreements.

  • SB 9

    Department of Transportation.

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  • SB 4

    Developmental services: Medi-Cal: rate increases.

  • SB 11

    Developmental services: developmental center closures.

  • SCR 80

    The United States Women's National Soccer Team: 2015 World Cup.

Recent Votes

SB 168

Unfinished Business (Supplemental File 6) SB168 Gaines Urgency Clause Concurrence

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 40100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SR 39

3rd Reading SR39 Hall

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 2562.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 1435.0
SB 548

Unfinished Business (Supplemental File 6) SB548 De León Concurrence

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2665.0
•••No: 1435.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 350

Unfinished Business (Supplemental File 6) SB350 De León Concurrence

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2665.0
•••No: 1435.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 643

Unfinished Business (Supplemental File 6) SB643 McGuire Concurrence

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 3075.0
•••No: 922.0
•••Other: 12.0
SR 51


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 40100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
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