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Vidak's SJR 9 - Help Immigrants Who Serve in the Military Obtain Citizenship
June 23, 2017
Sacramento – Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today introduced Senate Joint Resolution (SJR) 9, which supports a pathway to citizenship for undocumented individuals who choose to serve in the U.S. Military. SJR 9 urges Congress to support House Resolution (HR) 60 by Congressman Jeff Denham (R-Turlock...
June 22, 2017
Howdy Folks – the snowmelt in the Eastern Sierras has accelerated at a blistering pace this week and several areas in the Valley are already experiencing (or may soon experience) flooding. If you live anywhere near a river, creek, canal, dam, lake or are in a low-lying area, please check with your...
It's Hot, Stay Cool!
June 22, 2017
Howdy Friends – Summer has arrived and it is hot outside, so please stay cool! Summer heat waves can be dangerous. According to the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), those at greatest risk of heat-related illness include: Infants and children up to four years of age. People 65 years of...
Vidak Cond of File 6.12.17
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Vidak: Democrat Leaders' Attempt to Change Recall Rules will go over like a lead balloon or a gas tax ...
June 12, 2017
Sacramento – Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today made the following statement on the Senate Floor in response to Senate Democrat Leader Kevin De Leon’s dictate that he was going to change the recall rules to protect fellow Democrat Senator Josh Newman, who is facing the threat of recall for voting...
Vidak to Acting Governor Newsom -- do you care about disadvantaged schools in Shafter more than globe-trotting Jerry Brown?
June 5, 2017
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today sent a letter to Acting Governor Gavin Newsom requesting that he order the staff at the Department of Finance to start selling school bonds that were approved by the voters through Proposition 51 last November.
Vidak names Luigi's of Bakersfield as '2017 Small Business of the Year'
June 5, 2017
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) recognized Luigi’s Delicatessen and Wine Shop of Bakersfield as Senate District 14’s “2017 Small Business of the Year” at the California Small Business Day 2017 awards ceremony today in Sacramento.
Vidak's News & Views: June 2017
June 2, 2017
IN THIS ISSUE: Note from Andy | June Mobile District Office Hours | Oil Painting by Fresno artist selected to represent SD 14 in the California State Senate’s 2017 Contemporary Art Collection | Del Vista Math and Science Academy Computer Lab Grand Opening | Vidak to Governor: Please get off the dime and start issuing school bonds | Welcome Team Vidak Summer Intern Katie Ramirez | Team Vidak Out & About | June Legislative Calendar Highlights
Vidak: Villaraigosa is right -- unfunded healthcare promises are 'Snake Oil'
June 1, 2017
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today issued the following statement regarding Senate Bill 562, a measure authored by Democrat Senator Ricardo Lara of Bell Gardens, which was approved by the Senate today:
Vidak to Governor: Please get off the dime and start issuing school bonds
May 30, 2017
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today sent a letter to Governor Jerry Brown requesting that he order the staff at the Department of Finance to start selling school bonds that were approved by the voters through Proposition 51 last November.
Vidak Staff to Offer Mobile District Office Hours
May 26, 2017
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) announced today that members of his staff will be holding Mobile District Office Hours in the following communities during June:
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Why I voted 'No': Deception dodges transparency
Fresno Bee - A guest opinion article written by Andy that was published in the Fresno Bee.
California's Climate Change Revolt: Democrats reject green schemes that raise energy costs for the non-rich
Wall Street Journal - The environmental lobby has tried to turn climate change into a social justice issue even though its anticarbon policies...
'Local Edition' Interviews Andy on Drought/High-Speed Rail
Local Edition - Andy discusses the need for water storage and stopping High-Speed Rail on TimeWarner cable TV’s ‘Local Edition’
Senator Vidak: President & Congress Have Rare Opportunity to Create Sensible Water Policy for All Californians
PublicCEO.com - President Obama should be commended for making it a priority to tour California’s Central Valley this past week to see firsthand the...
Andy Responds to the President's Fresno Visit on Fox Business News
FoxBusiness - Fox Business News host Lou Dobbs interviews Andy on the catastrophic drought and the president’s visit to the Central Valley.
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