Legislator of the Year: Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Legislator of the Year: State Commanders Veterans Council Legislator of the Year: California College Republicans Legislator of the Year: Young Republican Federation of California Legislator of the Year: Orange County Republican Party Innovation in Childcare Legislation: United Way of Orange County.
Addressing both greenhouse gas emissions and reliance on imported fossil fuel with modern nuclear power. Preventing tax increases that erode California's competitiveness. Reducing the rate of growth in government. Liberty.
UC Berkeley, Ecology Law Currents, "Relative Risk: Global Warming and Imported Fossil Fuels vs. Nuclear Power," April, 2008.