Archived Multimedia

June 4, 2014
Students that participated in the Selma Marine Corps JROTC troop were recognized with Senate Certificates of Recognition for their accomplishments this year. Picture are Team Vidak's Nathan Alonzo (left) and Cadet Kamau Omawahleh (right), who was recognized for being an exceptional shooter. "Hats...
June 3, 2014
Kings County Sheriff's Office K9 Unit was presented with Senate Certificates of Recognition at a County Board of Supervisors Meeting in Hanford. The team consists of four Deputies and their K9 Partners. All four of the Belgian Malinois are certified for patrol. Two of the canines are also cross-...
June 1, 2014
Team Vidak served up a good time and won lots of friends and smiles at the Menudo Cook-off in Bakersfield this weekend. “The Kern County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce knows how to host a great community event, and that's no bull!” said Andy.
May 30, 2014
“Hats off to Tachi Palace for putting on the Community Breakfast, which is a such a great fundraising event to benefit local charities,” said Andy. Andy is pictured with (left to right) Tachi Palace GM Willie Barrios, Team Vidak District Director Paula Vinzant and Tachi Palace CFO Jim Snead.
May 28, 2014
Andy speaks out against a measure (SB 1132) to place a moratorium on fracking in California.
May 27, 2014
Central Valley residents devastated by the drought waited in line for food in Firebaugh. “It's a heartbreaking that hundreds of folks are waiting in food lines because the president won't help get water to our Valley,” said Andy. “Deep gratitude goes out to the many volunteers at the Fresno...
May 26, 2014
The “Avenue of the Flags” in Tulare County was one of dozens of Memorial Day observances in Senate District 16.
May 25, 2014
Andy led the Pledge of Allegiance at the Memorial Day observance – “Remembering our Kern County Fallen Heroes at the Wall of Valor” – on Memorial Day Weekend in Bakersfield. “It was a privilege to help honor the brave men and women who served our country, and who made the ultimate sacrifice to...
May 23, 2014
Jeremy – the boy saved from a vicious dog attack by his cat Tara “The Hero Cat” – was presented with a Senate Certificate of Recognition for his courage by Team Vidak’s Tomeka Powell on Friday in Bakersfield. Pictured in the group photo are Roger Triantafilo (father) and Tara Triantafilo (cat), Pam...
May 19, 2014
Representatives from Resources for Independence Central Valley paid a visit to Andy in the Capitol Office. Pictured with Andy (from left to right) are Jim Cox, Eve Hinson, Joanna Zamora, Becky Cox, Mark Oda, Tommy Tahami and Ed LaComb. “I appreciate the stories that everyone shared with me,” said...