Beth Gaines

Abolish unions in education

Having experienced first-hand the “wall of silence” from the Placer Hills Union School District at a meeting I attended only makes my imagination conjure up more questi ...

Another View: The parks department that cried wolf

As a small business owner, when I make a mistake I do not expect my customers to pay the difference. Yet when the state makes a mistake, it expects us to pay the difference. In lig ...

Regy Bronner is in touch

I see that Beth Gaines got a big spread in the Auburn Journal touting her (Americans with) Disability Act ?reform,? Assembly Bill 1878. I did some research, found that her bill wa ...

Beth Gaines simply not qualified

Beth Gaines is running for re-election not for her accomplishments as a legislator but as an ?owner of a small business.? This is very interesting as she has done absolutely noth ...

Bill aimed to relieve "frivolous" ADA lawsuits defeated

A bill aimed at giving businesses relief from ?frivolous? Americans with Disabilities Act Lawsuits failed Tuesday morning. Assembly Bill 1878, introduced by Assemblywoman Beth Gai ...

Gaines allowed to use "small business owner" designation

A Sacramento County Superior Court judge ruled today that current 4th District Assemblywoman Beth Gaines (R-Roseville) can use the designation "small business owner" on the ballot ...

Noon Hour Update: Trayvon Martin case, Justine Vanderschoot benefit, new charter school, Mega Millions and more

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our weekend editio ...

District 6 opponent challenges Gaines’ ballot designation

An opponent of current District 4 Assemblywoman Beth Gaines (R-Roseville) is challenging her ballot designation as a small business owner for the upcoming District 6 election. An ...

Amend ADA so these scams will stop

Lindalou Haines missed the point regarding Assemblywoman (Beth) Gaines’ legislation of amending the ADA compliance law. Her sympathy should be with the small Auburn business owne ...

Businesses have had decades to comply

Concerning Assemblywoman (Beth) Gaines’ bill regarding ADA compliance (Journal, Feb. 23): I say: OK, another 120 days to comply, fine. But, good grief, businesses have had almost ...

Part-time Legislature? Campaign finds local support

AUBURN CA - A Bakersfield assemblywoman’s drive to turn state legislators into part-timers is resonating in some Placer County political circles. Shannon Grove, R-Bakersfield, i ...

"Frivolous" ADA lawsuits targeted through legislation

A few simple changes helped Millennium Smokeshop bring its building into compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act regulations. Alicia Rodriguez, regional manager for Millen ...

Gaines introduces laws to protect businesses against rampant ADA lawsuits

Assemblywoman Beth Gaines (R-Roseville) introduced two measures to curtail “frivolous” Americans with Disabilities Act lawsuits, according to a press release made Tuesday. Ass ...

Placer’s state government reps sound off on Gov. Jerry Brown’s State of the State address Wednesday

Assemblywoman Beth Gaines, R-Roseville, represents the 4th Assembly District, which includes portions of Placer, El Dorado, Sacramento and Alpine Counties.: “I share the Gov ...

State initiatives pack power

Many people refuse to sign my petition to put abolition of the death penalty on the November ballot in spite of their opposition to the death penalty. They tell me they do not like ...