Archived News

August 23, 2016
Governor Brown signed into law on Monday Senate Bill 1178 (Child Abuse Poster) and Senate Bill 940 (High-Speed Rail Property Sale Notification) authored by Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford).
August 22, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford), who is also a Central Valley cherry farmer, issued the following statement on his opposition to Assembly Bill 1066 by Assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego), which would have the unintended consequence of cutting work hours for farmworkers by requiring overtime pay:
August 19, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) issued the following statement today as the first East Porterville homes were connected to a water system since wells went dry in the summer of 2014:
August 18, 2016
Gov. Brown's attempt to save the planet and his bullet train won't fly
August 17, 2016
Sacramento – Assembly Bill 1588, authored by Assemblymember Devon Mathis (R-Porterville), would help homeowners who live in some of the most severely impacted areas of drought by providing grants and low-interest loans for water and wastewater projects. Today, Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford), co-...
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
August 8, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) has voted eight out of eight times with the California Chamber of Commerce (CalChamber) to oppose measures that would kill jobs in the state, according to a recent CalChamber interim job killer vote record report.
August 4, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today made a blistering speech on the Senate Floor in opposition to the confirmation of Genevieve Shiroma as a member of the Agricultural Labor Relations Board (ALRB) and issued the following statement:
July 25, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) announced today that members of his staff will hold Mobile District Office hours in the following communities in July and August: Sanger Fri., July 29 11 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Sanger Library 1812 7th St., Sanger Dinuba Tues., Aug. 2 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Dinuba National Night...
July 14, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) issued the following statement in response to hearing the passing of Senator Sharon Runner: