Archived Releases

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.
August 3, 2015
Sacramento – Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) announced today that Claudia Salinas has been hired as district scheduler/representative in Vidak’s Hanford office. Salinas most recently worked as a communications dispatcher for the State Center Community College Police Department in Fresno. Her duties...
June 30, 2015
Sacramento – During an extraordinary session of the Legislature on transportation and infrastructure issues, Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today introduced bipartisan legislation to allow Californians to vote again on the controversial High-Speed Rail (HSR) project. “The High-Speed Rail of today...
June 26, 2015
Sacramento – Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) issued the following statement regarding the tragic death of Bakersfield Police Department Officer David Nelson: My entire staff and I send our heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and co-workers of Officer Nelson, who gave the ultimate sacrifice...
June 19, 2015
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today issued the following statement on the 2015-2016 Budget:
June 16, 2015
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today announced Mobile District Office hours will be held in the following communities in July:
June 2, 2015
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) today announced that beginning June 8, his new Bakersfield District Office will be located at 1201 E. California Avenue, Suite A. The office phone and fax numbers will remain the same.