Archived Releases

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
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:
January 27, 2016
Sacramento – Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) issued the following statement today in response to the governor’s proposed ballot measure to reduce the time felons stay in prison. The Governor for decades has enjoyed taxpayer-funded, round-the-clock protection for his family, yet he continues to play...
January 26, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford), and a bipartisan coalition of state legislators, sent the following letter to the state and federal water agencies expressing the critical need for increased water flows, rather than wasting millions of gallons of storm water:
January 25, 2016
Sacramento – Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) delivered separate letters to the chairs of two legislative committees urging that they allow opponents of High-Speed Rail (HSR) to have a fair opportunity to be heard during upcoming hearings on the controversial project. One letter went to the chair of...
January 21, 2016
Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) issued the following response to the governor’s State of the State address:

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