March 20, 2018
State Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) is again urging Governor Jerry Brown to reverse the decision by the Board of Parole Hearings to grant parole to convicted murderer Susan Lee Russo. Nicknamed “the black widow” during her trial, Russo was convicted of first degree murder and conspiracy for her...
March 15, 2018
State Capitol – State Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today announced he is amending his Senate Bill 1143 to prevent sex offenders from secretly moving in next door to schools, parks, and child care centers. Click here (pdf) to view the bill’s amended language. Jessica’s Law (Proposition 83 of 2006...
March 13, 2018
In this Issue: Note from Andy | Senate Bill 1137 - Veterans Assistance | Vidak Helps Pass Legislative Employee Whistleblower Protection Act | Upcoming Mobile Office Hours | Bakersfield Job Fest 2018 | Caltrans College Scholarships | Team Vidak Out and About
March 12, 2018
Bakersfield business owner and philanthropist Robin Brassfield-Cooper was recognized Monday as Woman of the Year for the 14th Senate District. Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) helped recognize Brassfield-Cooper on the floor of the Senate during Monday’s Senate session, where other honorees from across the state were also recognized.
March 9, 2018
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) issued the following statement today in response to the latest “new and improved” High Speed Rail business plan and projected costs report : “Initially a rat-hole, now a sink hole, soon it will be an abyss in which more and more tax dollars are forever lost. I speak...