Press Releases

Monday, March 30, 2020

SACRAMENTO--“I applaud Governor Newsom and all the health care professional leaders who came together to develop temporary flexibility expanding their current areas of practice, extending the ability for all of them to maximize their ability to meet the need during this crisis,” said Assemblymember Jim Wood (D-Santa Rosa).

Thursday, March 26, 2020

SACRAMENTO–Today Assemblymember Jim Wood (D-Santa Rosa) applauds the final emergency relief package that just passed in the United States Senate.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

SACRAMENTO–This Friday, March 27, Assemblymember Jim Wood (D-Santa Rosa) will be donating blood at a Community Blood Drive at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds.

“Working with Senator Mike McGuire (D-Healdsburg), this blood drive booked up in less than a half hour after we all began promoting it and shows how willing people are to do whatever they can do to help during this crisis,” said Wood.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

I am very aware that everyone is concerned about the new Coronavirus, now known as COVID-19. And even more so, people want to be assured that the information they are receiving is accurate and scientifically sound and that the level of risk to our health is clearly stated to avoid unnecessary alarm.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

SACRAMENTO--This week, Assemblymember Jim Wood (D-Santa Rosa) introduced AB 2347, legislation to reduce the cost of health care coverage for millions of Californians who purchase their coverage through Covered California, California’s health care exchange for the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Friday, January 31, 2020

Corporations providing electrical service must reimburse customers affected by a PSPS for qualified claims

SACRAMENTO–Today Assemblymember Jim Wood (D-Santa Rosa) introduced AB 2033, legislation that would direct utility companies, like PG&E, to reimburse its customers for certain losses as the result of a scheduled public safety power shutoff (PSPS).

Monday, January 27, 2020

SACRAMENTO–Today the Assembly overwhelmingly passed AB 890 by Assemblymember Jim Wood (D-Santa Rosa), which would provide full practice authority to nurse practitioners, and sends the bill to the Senate.