Archived Vidak News & Views

September 6, 2016
In this Issue: East Porterville Water Update | High-Speed Rail Update | Andy: The Inconvenient Truth About SB 32 | Legislative Update | Team Vidak Out & About | Smittcamp Family Honors College 2016 Class of Scholars | Kern Nonprofits Receive Kaiser Health Grants | Team Vidak Kern Interns | September Mobile Office Hours | Legislative Calendar Highlights
August 8, 2016
In this Issue: Andy Blasts the Confirmation of Shiroma to the Corrupt ALRB | August is Valley Fever Awareness Month | Free Entrance Days: National Parks Celebrate 100th Birthday | Team Vidak Out & About | August Mobile District Office Hours | Valley Communities Get Funds for Park-Related Projects | California Conservation Corps 40th Anniversary | Welcome New Team Vidak Interns | Highlights of Andy’s August Calendar
July 1, 2016
In this Issue: Safe & Sane Fireworks | Team Vidak Out & About | July Mobile Office Hours | East Porterville Drought Resources Fair | Valley Leaders and Achievers Honored | Addressing Teacher Shortages | Meet Team Vidak Interns | Upcoming Senate Calendar!
June 3, 2016
In this Issue: High-Speed Rail Update | Water Storage Update | ICYMI: Editorial Slamming High-Speed Rail | SD 14’s 2016 Small Business of the Year | 2016 Small Business Advocate of the Year | Team Vidak Out & About | It’s Hot. Stay Cool. | How Tweet It Is! | Employment Development Department Job Fairs | Highlights of Andy’s June Capitol Calendar
May 1, 2016
In this Issue: Honoring Our Fallen Heroes on Memorial Day | High-Speed: ‛Let Folks Get Back What Belonged to Them’ | Andy to the Fresno Bee Editorial Board: ‛Nuts!’ | Team Vidak Offers Mobile District Office Hours | Drug Take-Back Day | Andy Helps Small Businesses Prevent ADA Lawsuit Abuse | Team Vidak Out & About | Andy: ‛Special, unplanned elections take money away from local priorities’ | ‛California Through My Eyes’ Photo Contest
April 11, 2016
In this Issue: April is Donate Life Month | Protecting Our Children | Bullet train: Failure to identify funding for Southern California leg unacceptable, official says | FREE Hanford Small Business Seminar and Resource Expo | Team Vidak Out & About | Weston Anderson Joins Team Vidak | CA State Fair Photo Competition | ‘No More’ License Plate | Highlights of Andy’s April Calendar
March 4, 2016
In this Issue: Note from Andy | FREE Hanford Small Business Seminar and Resource Expo | Andy Introduces Legislation to Reimburse Counties for Special Elections | Governor Holds Transportation Projects Hostage to Force Tax Hike Vote | Team Vidak Out & About | Andy Earns Perfect Score from Small Businesses | New Tax Credit Helps Working Families | Highlights of Andy’s March Calendar
February 5, 2016
In this Issue: Note from Andy | Team Vidak Out & About | Valley Career & Resource Expo | Latest Poll Showing Majority of Voters Want to Stop High-Speed Rail | “…just another pitiful whitewash” | Request to Audit High-Speed Rail’s Bloated Costs Defeated | Andy Makes Top of California Small Business Honor Roll | Help to Pay for College: It’s FAFSA Time! | Upcoming ‘Cash for College’ Workshop | February Deadlines for Fellowships & Scholarships | Tune In & Tune Up: $500 SMOG Check Repair Vouchers | Highlights of Andy’s February Calendar
January 12, 2016
IN THIS ISSUE: Note from Andy | Andy Responds to the Governor’s 2016-2017 Budget Proposal | Andy Introduces Legislation to Rename Fresno Veterans Home in Honor of Charlie Waters | Andy Officiates at the Hewitt Wedding | Career Expo January 27: Employers with jobs to fill needed! | Team Vidak Out & About | Kern Co. Veterans Services Department Expands Appointments | Winter Storm Safety | New Programs to Help State Income Tax Filings | Andy’s January Calendar Highlights
December 9, 2015
Howdy Friends – Hoping everyone had a great day of giving thanks spending time with family and friends! Vision Care Clinics In the spirit of gratitude, I want to extend heartfelt thanks to all the folks who helped with the free “Mobile Eyes” vision care clinics in Kings and Tulare counties, which...