Archived News

March 7, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) recently introduced Senate Bill 940, which would provide previous property owners the ability to buy back their property no longer in the path of High-Speed Rail.
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
March 2, 2016
The Fresno Bee published an editorial Wednesday urging me to vote for a health care tax hike. That’s the wrong thing to do.
February 18, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) issued the following statement in response to the High-Speed Rail Authority announcing the first leg of the train route will be from San Jose to Bakersfield, instead of Madera to Burbank:
February 9, 2016
Sacramento – Senator Andy Vidak ( R-Hanford ) sent the following letter to the California Transportation Commission in response to a letter he received titled State Transportation Funding Crisis Continues to Worsen : February 8, 2016 To the Honorable Members of the California Transportation...
February 8, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today introduced legislation – Senate Bill 967– that would require the state to reimburse counties for the cost of holding special elections to fill the vacancy of a member of the state Legislature or Congress.
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
February 5, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) co-signed the following letter from Assemblymember Rudy Salas (D-Bakersfield) to the chairs of the Senate and Assembly Budget committees, urging more funding for developmental services be included in the 2016-2017 budget:
February 3, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) issued the following statement in response to the governor pressuring Republicans legislators to cave in and raise the medical care organizations (MCO) tax by $1.7 billion.
January 27, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak issued the following statement in response to today’s Assembly Budget Subcommittee #3 hearing on High-Speed Rail:

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