Archived News

October 13, 2015
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) is partnering with California Women Lead and Aera to bring a one-day conference to Bakersfield that provides women the skills and tools to be empowered leaders.
October 7, 2015
Sacramento - Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today issued the following statement in response to the governor signing Senate Bill 350 into law: The district I represent is still reeling from the Great Recession and the devastating years-long drought. Too many people in rural and inland communities...
October 6, 2015
IN THIS ISSUE: Andy Urges Governor to Veto Bill that Hurts the Valley | Team Vidak Out & About | Valley Community Colleges Rank 1 & 2 in NorCal | Free Vision Care Clinics | Dia de Los Muertos Valleywide | Women’s Empowerment Day – Bakersfield | Save the Date! | Upcoming Legislative Dates of Note
September 28, 2015
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) sent the following letter to the governor today, urging a veto of Senate Bill 350:
September 9, 2015
Sacramento – Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today announced Mobile Office hours will be held in Orange Cove later this month. WHEN: September 24, 2015 Noon to 2:30 p.m. WHERE: Orange Cove Branch Library – small meeting room 815 Park Blvd, Orange Cove, CA 93646 Mobile District Office hours are an...
September 3, 2015
IN THIS ISSUE: #BuildDamStorage | Sierra Forest Products Tour | Kudos to Kern County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce | $7 Billion in Unclaimed Property | Team Vidak Out & About | Save the Date: Women’s Empowerment Day -- Bakersfield | Heartfelt Thanks to Senate Fellow Carolina Garcia | Legislative Update/Deadlines
August 26, 2015
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today joined other Valley legislators requesting that the governor call a Special Session of the Legislature to address the state’s water crisis. “Addressing the water crisis should be the governor and Legislature’s number one priority,” said Vidak. “The governor has...
August 25, 2015
WHO: Sierra Forest Products Co-Owner Larry Duysen and employees Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) Assemblymember Devon Mathis (R-Porterville) WHAT: Sierra Forest Products Tour Senator Vidak and Assemblymember Mathis will tour Sierra Forest Products, the most southern saw mill in California, to learn...
August 21, 2015
How to explain the seemingly inexplicable? There is no California, which is a misnomer. There is no such state. Instead there are two radically different cultures and landscapes with little in common, each equally dysfunctional in quite different ways. Apart they are unworldly, together a disaster.
August 19, 2015
Senator Andy Vidak’s (R-Hanford) Senate Bill 13x passed the Senate Transportation Committee today, but Democrat senators on the same committee today killed SB 3x, Vidak’s bipartisan measure to allow a re-vote on High-Speed Rail.