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Shafter's Richland Jr. High Visits the Capitol
February 21, 2017
Students from Richland Jr. High in Shafter took a tour of the State Capitol and stopped by to visit Andy in his office.
First Christian Church of Selma's 100th Anniversary
February 16, 2017
First Christian Church of Selma Pastor Maria Tafoya was presented with a Senate Certificate in recognition of the church’s 100th Anniversary and the congregation’s noteworthy leadership, outstanding service and commitment to the community of Selma.
Fresno's Golden Restaurant Celebrates 50 Years
February 10, 2017
The Golden Restaurant in Fresno’s Tower District was recognized with a Senate Certificate for 50 years of business excellence and service to the community. Bottom right: Team Vidak District Representative Claudia Salinas (right) visited Golden Restaurant Owners Ben and Helen Jew and presented them...
Dora Westerlund Honored with Leadership Award
February 9, 2017
Andy was honored to present Dora Westerlund, president, CEO and founder of the Fresno Hispanic Foundation with the 2017 James Irvine Foundation Leadership Award for Fostering Entrepreneurship. “Dora’s deep passion for giving back to the community, supporting small business and enriching the local...
Reedley Dialysis Center Grand Opening
February 9, 2017
Team Vidak District Representative Claudia Salinas presented representatives of the Reedley Dialysis Center with a Senate Certificate in recognition of its grand opening and dedication to providing healthcare services for the Reedley community. Photo: (Pictured from left to right) Reedley Dialysis...
CHP Bakersfield Office Grand Opening
February 8, 2017
Team Vidak Sr. District Representative Michael Bowers (right) presented California Highway Patrol Bakersfield Area Commander Ron Seldon (left) with a Senate Certificate in recognition of a new CHP Office opening in Bakersfield.
Corcoran Chamber's Annual Awards Banquet
February 3, 2017
The Corcoran Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet honors people who made a powerful contribution to the community of Corcoran. Team Vidak District Representative Rogelio Caudillo attended and presented Senate Resolutions recognizing the 2016 honorees. Left: The Annual Awards Banquet at the Recreation...
Central Valley Career and Resource Expo 1.26.17
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Central Valley Career and Resource Expo
January 26, 2017
Over 500 people looking for a job had the opportunity to meet with nearly 90 employers with hundreds of job openings at the Central Valley Career and Resources Expo, co-hosted by Andy’s office, Congressman David G. Valadao’s office and Tachi Palace. “It’s was so great to meet with so many job-...
Tipton Recognition Banquet
January 21, 2017
For the past 14 years, the community of Tipton has come together and held their Recognition Banquet to honor those in the community who help make Tipton a better place. Team Vidak District Representative Rogelio Caudillo presented Senate Certificates of Recognition to the 2016 honorees. Top: The...
Strathmore's Aaron Estrada named Football University All-American
January 20, 2017
Aaron Estrada was recognized by Team Vidak for being named a Football University All-American. The Strathmore High School Spartan was only one of two Californians named to the team and to play in the All-American Bowl in San Antonio, Texas. Aaron played on Strathmore High School’s varsity Valley...
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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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