Ted Gaines Senate District 1, Republican


Term limit: 2020


Personal data

Capitol office
State Capitol
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 61-4001
Fax: (916) 651-4901

Senate Floor

District voter registration
Democrat: 33%
Republican: 47%
Other: 20%

District makeup
Northeast district boarding Oregon to the north and Nevada to the east, stretching halfway down the state to encompass the counties of Modoc, Lassen, Plumas, Sierra, El Dorado (including South Lake Tahoe), Amador, Alpine, Calaveras, and Mono; an eastern portion (20%) of Nevada County encompassing Truckee; an eastern portion (38%) of Placer County ecompassing the communities of Tahoe City, Colfax, Auburn, Granite Bay, and Roseville; a portion (28%) of Sacramento County east of the city of Sacramento encompassing the suburban communitites of Folsom, Orangevale, Fair Oaks, Carmichael, North Highlands, Arden-Arcade, Rancho Cordova, Gold River, Elk Grove, Laguna and Wilton.

Source: California Target Book


546 manufacturers in SD 1. CMTA members are highlighted

3 Heads, Inc., El Dorado Hills

A & A Machine & Welding Shop, Anderson

A & A Stepping Stone Mfg., Inc., Newcastle

A to Z Window Screens & Chimney Sweep, Lincoln

A. B. Tools, Inc., Lincoln

Aerojet Rocketdyne, Rancho Cordova

Aerometals, Inc., El Dorado Hills

Aircraft Electrical Components, Inc., Redding

Airgas USA, LLC, Redding

AJA Video Systems, Inc., Grass Valley

All Sales Manufacturing Inc., El Dorado Hills

Allen Gill Construction, Inc., Oak Run

Almanor Precision, Inc., Chester

Alpha Research & Technology, Inc., El Dorado Hills

Alpine County Chamber of Commerce, Markleeville

Alpine Industries, Mount Shasta

Alpine Metals, South Lake Tahoe

American & Import Engines Co., Redding

American River Machine, Auburn

Ameritech Industries, Inc., Redding

Ameritool, Redding

AMPAC Fine Chemicals, Rancho Cordova

Anderson Chamber of Commerce, Anderson

Anderson's Sierra Pipe Co., Auburn

API Marketing, Auburn

Applied Control Electronics, Inc., Placerville

Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc., Redding

Applied Science, Inc., Grass Valley

Aquacide, Grass Valley

Armstrong Technology, Inc., Auburn

Arrow Springs, Shingle Springs

Auburn Chamber of Commerce, Auburn

Auburn Iron Works, Auburn

Auburn Journal, Inc., Auburn

Auburn Printers, Auburn

Autoflow Products Co., Auburn

Autometrix, Inc., Grass Valley

Axelson Iron Shop, Inc., South Lake Tahoe

B&B Locating, Inc., Placerville

Baby T's, Auburn

Baker Art Foundry & Pewter Works, Placerville

Bar Manufacturing, Inc., El Dorado Hills

Barnette Industries, Inc., Loomis

Barry Mfg., Inc., J. C., Redding

Barsotti Juice Company, Camino

Bat Electric, Inc., Redding

Baxter Auto Parts, Yreka

Beard's Custom Cabinets, Inc., Redding

Benchmark Thermal Corp., Grass Valley

Best Sanitizers, Inc., Nevada City

BioSure, Inc., Grass Valley

Bomanite Co., Granite Bay

Booklegger, The, Grass Valley

Brewbilt Manufacturing LLC, Grass Valley

Britta's Knitting Machine, Auburn

Brown's Printing & Design, Brian, Redding

Bub Enterprises, Grass Valley

Buckaroo Leather Products, Diamond Springs

Burst Laboratories, Inc., Grass Valley

Bus Boys, Inc., Redding

Business Replication & Print, Inc., Rocklin

C & T Welding, Inc., Auburn

C T S Fabrication U. S. A., Rancho Cordova

C. G. Di Arie Vineyard & Winery, LLC, Mount Aukum

California Glass Studio, Inc., Gold River

California Integration Coordinators, Inc., Placerville

California Surveying & Drafting Supply, Inc., El Dorado Hills

Call Upstate News, Redding

Cameo Crafts, Inc., El Dorado Hills

Canyon Metal, Placerville

Capitol Optical Co., Inc., Auburn

Cascade Magazines, Yreka

Cascade Rigging & Supply, Redding

Cason Engineering, Inc., El Dorado Hills

CDG Technology, LLC, Redding

Cell Marque Corp., Rocklin

Ceronix, Auburn

Charismac Engineering, Inc., Auburn

Chemical Industry Council of California, Folsom

Christy Mfg. Corp., Rocklin

City of Folsom, Folsom

City of Grass Valley, Grass Valley

City of Lincoln, Lincoln

City of Mount Shasta, Mount Shasta

City of Redding, Redding

City of Rocklin, Rocklin

City of Susanville, Susanville

Clarion Advisors, Inc., Auburn

Clayborn Lab, Truckee

Clear Image, Inc., El Dorado Hills

Cliffs Trophies, Yreka

Clipper, The, El Dorado

Coffee Tree Express, Portola

Colledgewood, Inc., Lincoln

Collins Pine Company, Chester

Color Craft, Redding

Competition Aircraft, Inc., Grass Valley

Compuwood Woodworking Machines, Redding

ConQuip, Inc., Rancho Cordova

Constant Velocity Transmission Lines Inc., Rocklin

CONTECH Engineered Solutions, LLC, Redding

Continuous Power Control, Inc., Foresthill

Cook Concrete Products, Inc., Redding

Countis Laboratories, Grass Valley

County of Placer, Auburn

Cox & Sons, Inc., James, Colfax

Crosswind Machining, Inc., Grass Valley

Custom Cabinet & Millwork, Redding

Custom Designs, Mount Shasta

Dataray, Inc., Redding

Datco Manufacturing, Anderson

Datum Precision, Inc., Grass Valley

DemTech Service, Inc., Diamond Springs

Den Tech Machining, Inc., Grass Valley

di Vittorio Winery, Camino

Diamond Springs Printing, Diamond Springs

Diamond Tech, Inc., Rocklin

Diamond Woodcraft, South Lake Tahoe

Drill-A-Way, Placerville

Drive Line Service Of Redding, Redding

E & G Logging, Inc., Lookout

El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce, Placerville

El Dorado Hills Chamber of Commerce, El Dorado Hills

El Dorado Northern Lumber Corp., El Dorado

El Dorado Truss Co., Inc., Placerville

Electronic Carbide, Inc., Grass Valley

EMED Technologies Corp., El Dorado Hills

eTech Control, Corp., Rocklin

Excalibur Leather, Placerville

Experimental Research & Development Co., Nevada City

Extasia, Inc., Nevada City

Farlow's Scientific Glass Blowing, Grass Valley

Fastenal Co., Rocklin

Ferguson Enterprises, Inc., Placerville

Ferguson Enterprises, Inc., Grass Valley

Ferguson Waterworks, Redding

Fiberglass Specialties, Tahoe Vista

Fife Metal Fabricating, Inc., Redding

Flag Center, The, Redding

Flo-Line Technology, Inc., Auburn

Folsom Chamber of Commerce, Folsom

Folsom Economic Development Corporation, Folsom

Folsom Telegraph, Folsom

Foremost Interiors, Inc., Rancho Cordova

Forest Roseburg Products Co, Weed

FTM, Inc., Placerville

G. L. Anderson Insurance Services, Inc., Folsom

Gary Doupnik Mfg., Inc., Loomis

GC Products, Inc., Lincoln

Gekkeikan Sake USA, Inc., Folsom

Gem Shapes, Inc., Truckee

General Plumbing Supply Co., Inc., Auburn

Georgetown Precast Inc., Georgetown

Georgia-Pacific LLC, Lakehead

Gerlinger Foundry and Machine Works, Inc., Redding

Gist, Inc., Placerville

GoHealthNow, Folsom

Gold Country Advisors, Inc., Folsom

Gold Hill Vineyard & Brewery, Placerville

Goldenomega, LLC, El Dorado Hills

Goldenwest Mfg., Inc., Grass Valley

Gould's Pro Cylinder Heads, Inc., Placerville

Graduate Precision, LLC, Diamond Springs

Graham-Patten, Grass Valley

Granite Business Printing, Rocklin

Grass Valley Blueprint, Grass Valley

Greater Grass Valley Chamber of Commerce, Grass Valley

Greco's Embroidery & Silkscreen, Inc., Redding

Ground Control Systems, Inc., Shingle Springs

Guts Racing Products, Diamond Springs

Gutterdome, Inc., Lincoln

Gutterglove, Inc., Roseville

H & H Commercial Fixtures, Greenwood

H&M Gopher Control, Tulelake

Hain Co., The, Diamond Springs

Hanger, Redding

Hanger Prosthetic & Orthotics, Auburn

Harris Mfg., J. R., Folsom

Harvest Communications, Redding

Harvest Printing Co., Anderson

HearthCo, Inc., El Dorado

Heritage Woodworking Co., Inc., Redding

High Country Tek, Inc., Nevada City

High Sierra Electronics, Grass Valley

Holloway Engineering, Quincy

Holly's Hill Vineyards, Placerville

Homewood Truss, Loomis

House Of Print & Copy, LLC, Grass Valley

Hugin Components, Inc., Rocklin

Huntington Mechanical Laboratories, Inc., Grass Valley

Hydraulic Controls, Inc., Redding

iGraphics, LLC, Grass Valley

Inch's Tooling & Machining, Loomis

Industrial Control Links, Inc., Auburn

Industrial Optics Unlimited, Inc., Anderson

Industrial Welding, Redding

Ingram Signs, Jim, Penryn

Insta-Office Mfg., Inc., Newcastle

Intel Corporation, Folsom

InterConn Group, Inc., El Dorado

Interconsal Assocs., Inc., Grass Valley

Interior Wood Design, Inc., Auburn

Interloc Solutions, Inc., Folsom

Intermotive, Inc., Auburn

International Web Coating & Machinery, Redding

IPCD Assoc., LLC, Redding

IRD Acquisitions, LLC, Auburn

ITW Rippey, El Dorado Hills

J & M Printing, Rocklin

JBR, Inc., Lincoln

JEI, Inc., Cameron Park

JLS Environmental Services, Inc., Loomis

K & M Custom Trophies, Redding

Kase Sign Co., Gold River

Kelly Mfg., Auburn

Kikkoman Foods, Inc., Folsom

Knauf Insulation, Inc., Shasta Lake

Knuth Hinge Co., Inc., Montague

Kubich Lumber, Grass Valley

L & M Grinding, Redding

Lanmark Circuits, Inc., Grass Valley

Lassen County Chamber of Commerce, Susanville

Lassen County Dept. of Community Development, Susanville

Latcham Granite, Inc., Mount Aukum

Lava Cap Farms, LLC, Placerville

Lawton Industries, Inc., Rocklin

Lehigh Southwest Cement Co., Redding

Leslies' Jewelry, Susanville

Lester Catalog Co., Newcastle

LHL Construction, Newcastle

Lifekind Products Inc., Grass Valley

Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce, Lincoln

Litton Engineering Laboratories, Inc., Grass Valley

Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce, Loomis

Ludwig Sewing Machine Co., Redding

Lyro Publications, Redding

M & M Machine & Water Jet, Auburn

M & W Engineering, Inc., Shingle Springs

Machine World Plastics, Redding

Machine World, Inc., Redding

Mad Will's Food Co., Inc., Auburn

Maier Manufacturing, Inc., Grass Valley

Mainstreet Communications,

Mallory Stake Co., Anderson

Marble Mountain Machinery, Fort Jones

Master Printing Rancho Cordova, Gold River

Matteson Machine, Diamond Springs

Maverick Metal, Inc., Auburn

McCarthy Sign Co., Truckee

McCrometer, Inc., Nevada City

McDaniel Manufacturing Inc., Diamond Springs

McGarr Power Supply, Bieber

McHale Sign Co., Inc., Redding

Measurement Specialties, Grass Valley

Medtec, LLC, Diamond Springs

Meridian Systems, Inc., Folsom

Metals Direct, Inc., Redding

Microvision, Auburn

Miller Mechanical Services, Inc., Cool

Millworks Products, Inc., Lincoln

Miltenyi Biotec, Inc., Auburn

Min Max Engineering, Inc., Rocklin

Mini Mania, Inc., Nevada City

Miniature Precision, Inc., Redding

Minto Research & Development, Inc., Redding

Miraflores Winery, Placerville

Mitchell-Duckett Corporation, Auburn

Mobcrush, Inc., Santa Monica

Mobile Designs, Inc., Redding

MoorAgar, Inc., Rocklin

Moore's Engine Supply, Inc., Auburn

Moore's Flour Mill, Redding

Morgan Advanced Materials, Auburn

Morning Glory, Inc., Susanville

Mort's Custom Sheetmetal, Redding

Mountain Democrat, Placerville

Mountain Medics, Inc., Dunsmuir

Mountain Metal Works, Truckee

Mt Shasta Area Newspapers, Mount Shasta

Mt. Shasta Brewing Co. & Weed Alehouse, Weed

Mt. Shasta Chamber of Commerce, Mount Shasta

Mt. Shasta Spring Water Co., Inc., Redding

Mydax, Inc., Auburn

N C W G Inc., Nevada City

Narda Microwave-West, Folsom

Nevada City Mint, Nevada City

Nevada City Winery, Nevada City

Nevada County Economic Resource Council, Nevada City

Nevada County Publishing Co., Grass Valley

Newell's Bar & Restaurant Supply, Inc., Redding

Noble Beasts Graphics, Nevada City

Nor-Cal Embroidery & Specialties, Granite Bay

Nor-Cal Products, Inc., Yreka

Nor-Cal Watersports, Inc., Redding

Norden Millimeter, Inc., Placerville

Norris Steel Fabrication, Inc., Redding

North Lake Tahoe Chamber of Commerce, Tahoe City

North Machine Shop, Placerville

North Valley Candle Molds, Redding

Northwest Classic Boats, Inc., Auburn

NovaLynx Corporation, Auburn

Ocean Shore Printing Co., Inc., Rocklin

Odyssey Metalworks, Inc., Grass Valley

Omega Diamond, Inc., Newcastle

Opti-Fit International, Inc., Folsom

Orinda's Originals, Anderson

Orthomed Products, Inc., Grass Valley

Otto Tool, El Dorado Hills

Outdoor Creations, Inc., Anderson

Ozotech, Inc., Yreka

P D R-Xytronic, Shingle Springs

PABCO Building Products, LLC, Lincoln

Pacific MDF Products, Inc., Rocklin

Pacific Research Solutions, Cameron Park

Pacific West Graphics, Inc., Redding

Pacific-Custom Machining Co., Auburn

Pages, Redding

Pages Copy Center, Mount Shasta

Pancro Mirrors, Inc., Grass Valley

Paragon Products, LLC, El Dorado Hills

Parallax, Inc., Rocklin

Parker Brush Co., Inc., Rocklin

Pass Laboratories, Inc., Auburn

Perfecto Label Co., Inc., Diamond Springs

Perry Creek Winery, Fair Play

Pescatore Vineyard & Winery, Newcastle

Plumas County Community Development Commission, Quincy

Pollock Pines - Camino Chamber of Commerce, Pollock Pines

Poulsen Welding Shop, Susanville

Powder Craft, Rocklin

Power-Draulics, Redding

Powerschool Group LLC, Folsom

Pre Plastics, Inc., Auburn

Pre-Pro Assembly, Inc., El Dorado Hills

Precision Contacts, Inc., El Dorado Hills

Precision Fluid Controls, Inc., Auburn

Preferred Manufacturing Services, Inc., Shingle Springs

Premiere Brand Meats, Shasta

Preserva-Products Ltd., Auburn

Printing Press, The, Placerville

Professional Beauty Federation of California, Auburn

Progressive Print Solutions, Gold River

Progressive Technology, Rocklin

Project Tool & Die, Inc., Redding

Promotional Images, Redding

Protolab, Cameron Park

Q. I. F., Inc., Redding

Quality Metal Fabrication, LLC, Auburn

Quality Sheds, Anderson

Quik Print, Redding

R & R Group, LLC, Granite Bay

R & R Quality Meat Co., Redding

R & S Garage Door, Inc., Rocklin

R C I Countertop, Auburn

R G B Display Corporation, Grass Valley

R J W, Lincoln

R-Squared Circuits, Inc., Folsom

Ralph Chaffee Co., Inc., Rocklin

Ray Tegerstrand's, Redding

RCD Engineering, Inc., Nevada City

Recognition Experts, Alta

Redding Canvas, Redding

Redding Chamber of Commerce, Redding

Redding Countertops, Redding

Redding Nickel, The, Redding

Redding Pallet, Inc., Redding

Redding Printing Co., Inc., Redding

Redding Roofing Supply, Inc., Redding

Redline Engineering, Greenwood

Redwood Printing, South Lake Tahoe

Reseco Corp., Lincoln

Retail Pro International, Folsom

Riebes Machine Shop, Auburn

Riley's Jerky, Greenville

Riskalyze, Inc., Auburn

Robb Jack Corporation, Lincoln

Robb-Jack Corporation, Lincoln

Robert Erickson Woodworking, Nevada City

Robert L. Horvath, Inc., Truckee

Rocklin Area Chamber of Commerce, Rocklin

Rucker Mill & Cabinet Works, Inc., Placerville

Russell Brewing Co., Jack, Camino

Rycraft, Inc., Chester

S M F, Inc., Redding

S T B Electrical Test Equipment, Inc., Auburn

Sacramento Sign Source, Orangevale

Safari Morning-Cafenation, Rocklin

Safe-T-Rack Systems, Inc., Rocklin

Samadhi Tank Co., Inc., Grass Valley

Sara's Drapery, Inc., Placerville


Scheetz Welding Service, Inc., Folsom

Schroeder Guitars, Redding

Scripps NP Operating, LLC, Redding

Seco Mfg. Co., Inc., Redding

Semi Logic Entertainments, Inc., Palo Cedro

Servicenter Radiator & Auto, Auburn

Sezzi Concrete & Materials, Inc., Susanville

Shasta Creations, Redding

Shasta EDC, Redding

Shasta Forest Products, Inc., Yreka

Shasta Redi-Mix, Redding

Shasta Wood Products, Inc., Anderson

Shire, El Dorado Hills

Sierra Consulting Services, Cameron Park

Sierra Diamond Technology, Inc., Auburn

Sierra Mountain Coffee Roasters, Grass Valley

Sierra Nevada Corp., Folsom

Sierra Nevada Media Group, Truckee

Sierra Pacific Industries, Quincy

Sierra Pacific Industries, Lincoln

Sierra Pacific Industries, Anderson

Sierra Pacific Industries, Burney

Sierra Pacific Industries, Shasta Lake

Sierra Precision Optics, LLC, Auburn

Sierra Printing Co., Cottonwood

Sierra Rock, Placerville

Sierra Safety Co., Newcastle

Sierra Sculpture, Inc., Auburn

Sierra Stair Works, Inc., Loomis

Sierra Video Systems & Kramer Electronics, Grass Valley

Sierra Woods, Inc., Nevada City

Sierra-Tahoe Ready Mix, Inc., South Lake Tahoe

Sign Banner Print Express, Cameron Park

Sign Chef, Folsom

Sign Factory, Rancho Cordova

Sign Shop, The, Truckee

Sign-A-Rama, Redding

Signature Gates & Controls, Bella Vista

Signman Signs & More, Anderson

Signs Now, Folsom

Signsations, Redding

Sinclair Equipment Co., Diamond Springs

Siskiyou County EDC, Yreka

Siskiyou Forest Products, Anderson

Siskiyou Pellet Mill, Grenada

Site, Inc., Redding

SJS Products, A Jamcor Corp., Loomis

Ski Air, Inc., Placerville

Skyway Machine, Inc., Redding

Slidebelts, Inc., El Dorado Hills

SMA America, LLC, Rocklin

Smith Machine Co., Logan, Rocklin

Snell Casting, Grass Valley

Sof-Tek Integrators Inc., Redding

Sonic Technology Products Inc., Grass Valley

Sousa Ready-Mix, Inc., Mount Shasta

Spanos Custom Laminate, Rocklin

Special T's, Auburn

Stanley's Mfg., Redding

Starritt Studio, Yreka

Staton Sign Co., Pollock Pines

Steel Truss & Supply, Redding

Strange & Son Fencing, Redding

Stringer's Orchard Wine Plum Winery, Davis Creek

Sub Sea Systems, Inc., Diamond Springs

Superfast Copy, Auburn

Superior California ED District, Redding

Surbore, Inc., Shasta Lake

Surface Mfg., Inc., Auburn

Sweet Septic, Inc., Placerville

Synapse Wines, Placerville

Synergex International Corp., Gold River

Synvasive Technology, Inc., El Dorado Hills

Systems Plus Lumber Co., Anderson

T-Shirts Unlimited, Redding

Tahoe Quarterly, LLC, Truckee

Tahoe RF Semiconductor, Inc., Auburn

Tahoe World/Sierra Sun, Tahoe City

Tech Alloy Assocs., Auburn

Techwire, Folsom

Ted Pella, Inc., Redding

Teknigrafix, Grass Valley

Telestream, Inc., Nevada City

Tempo Software LLC, Folsom

TGH Aviation, Auburn

The BBQ Store, Redding

The Gingerbread Man, Placerville

The Mountain Forge Inc., Truckee

Think Inc., El Dorado Hills

Thrillworks, Inc., Penryn

Thunderbird Forest Products, Cottonwood

Tiffany Jorge Inc., Rocklin

Timberline Sign Center, Auburn

Tip, Inc., Truckee

TITANS of CNC, Rocklin

TM Technologies, Nevada City

Tomco Mfg., Grass Valley

Top Stitch, Redding

Total Excellence in Mfg Inc., Folsom

Town of Loomis, Loomis

Trabucco Fixes, Nevada City

Tradesman Advisors, Auburn

Trans-Meridian Systems, Inc., Placerville

TRAX Industrial Products Corp., Loomis

Tri-Continent Scientific, Inc., Grass Valley

Tri-Pacific Supply, Inc., Rocklin

Tribex Corporation, Rocklin

Tricontinent Scientific, Inc., Grass Valley

Truck Racks by Rack-It Inc., Shingle Springs

Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce, Truckee

Truckee Overhead Door Of South, Inc., South Lake Tahoe

United States Legends, Inc., Grass Valley

Universal Precast Concrete, Inc., Redding

Uptown Sign & Graphics, Inc., Auburn

Utopian Stone Designer Goldsmiths, Nevada City

V'TAE Parfum & Body Care, Nevada City

Vacuum Gauge & Test, Inc., Grass Valley

Van Meter AG Inc., Chester

Van Wyhe's Custom Engraving, Shasta Lake

VARNA Products, A Div. Of Transportation Research Corp., Cameron Park

Vertek XTC, Grass Valley

Verus Insurance Services, LLC, Granite Bay

Vian Enterprises, Inc., Auburn

Video Products Distributors, Inc., Folsom

Vintage Transport, Placerville

Vintner's Cellar Custom Winery, Rancho Cordova

Visioncare Devices, Inc., Anderson

Voorwood Co., Anderson

VSR Network Technologies, Inc., Auburn

Walker's Custom Chrome, Shasta Lake

Webster Industries, El Dorado Hills

Weiss Products, Inc., Rocklin

West Coast Lumber & Building Material Association, Folsom

West Pacific Cabinets, Inc., Loomis

Western Business Products, Redding

Western Sign Co., Inc., Diamond Springs

Wetsel-Oviatt Lumber Co, El Dorado Hills

White Cap Ready Mix, Inc., Portola

Wild Iris Custom Swimwear , Redding

Willard Tool & Grinding, Inc., Redding

Williams Cabinets, Inc., Anderson

Winema Elevators, Inc., Tulelake

Wingfoot Commercial Tire Systems, LLC, Redding

Wolfgang International, Redding

Wonder Metals Corp., Redding

Wonderland Signs, Inc., Redding

Wood Ventures, Grass Valley

Worden Welding Co., A., Lookout

Yaley Enterprises, Inc., Redding

Yates Gear, Inc., Redding

Yreka Machine Works, Yreka

Yreka Transit Mixed Concrete, Yreka

Z Sport, Inc., Folsom

ZI Machine Mfg., El Dorado Hills

ZMK Medical Technologies, Inc., Grass Valley