Archived Vidak News & Views

April 8, 2015
IN THIS ISSUE: Andy Supports Drought Relief, Slams Water Mismanagement | Helping Families to Keep More of their Money | Help with Filling out Tax Forms | Team Vidak in the Community & at the Capitol | Veterans Connect @ the Library | Kern County Farm Bureau Awarded $400,000 Grant | Fresno Women’s Empowerment Day
March 5, 2015
IN THIS ISSUE: Andy Urges Federal Action on Immigration Reform Getting Critical Water Storage Built Quickly Andy Urges Reversal on Controversial Water Board Decision Team Vidak in the Community & at the Capitol CA Thoroughbred Industry Honors Andy Bakersfield College to Offer Four-Year Degree...
January 30, 2015
IN THIS ISSUE: Special Swearing In | Celebrating the Life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. | California Youth Crisis Hotline: 1-800-843-5200 | Congratulations to Ana Orozco | College Financial Aid Deadlines Coming Soon! | Senate Fellows Applications Due February 9 | February 6 is ‘National Wear Red’ Day | February is Black History Month | Andy’s February Calendar Highlights
January 14, 2015
IN THIS ISSUE: Andy’s Senate Committee Assignments | Andy Co-Authors Anti-DUI Legislation | Valley Children’s Hospital Introduces New Network | Valley Fever Course Offered for Physicians | Accepting Applications: Senate Fellows Program | Financial Aid for College Students | ‘Twas the Season | Open Door Policy
December 9, 2014
IN THIS ISSUE: Senate District 14 Boundaries | Andy to UC Regents -- Don't Raise Student Tuition | Team Vidak in the Community | Busting Bureaucratic Red Tape to Keep Kids Safe | Welcome Baby Savannah! | Gabriela Castaneda-Vivanco Joins Team Vidak in Bakersfield | Andy Welcomes Senate Fellow Carolina Garcia | Serve on the Invasive Species Advisory Committee
October 30, 2014
IN THIS ISSUE: NAS Lemoore Gets F-35C Fighter Jets, Adding 100s of New Jobs | Andy Calls for the Release of Senate Nepotism Report | Team Vidak in the Community | Dystonia Awareness | High-Speed-Rail Facing Major Hurdles | Wrap Up of Andy’s October Activities | “Call to Artists” in Kern County | “Most Fascinating Person of 2014” | Vidak Staff to Offer Mobile District Office Hours
October 2, 2014
IN THIS ISSUE: Team Vidak in the Community ‘Chamber of the Year’ Voter Registration and Rights Wall of Remembrance In Memoriam – Lt. Poloski ArtFest 2014 Mobile District Office Hours October Calendar Highlights Howdy Friends – In mid-August, the Legislature came together like never before when, on...
September 4, 2014
IN THIS ISSUE: Effort to Stop Hidden Gas Tax | Team Vidak at the Capitol and in the Community | The Veterans Dream Act | Senate Fellow Rogelio Caudillo Recognized | New Fireworks Tax is ‛Just Wrong’ | Protecting Children from Predators | Mobile Eyecare Clinics | How to Get Appointed to Boards and Commissions
July 3, 2014
IN THIS ISSUE: No Fracking Moratorium! ‘NO’ Vote on the HSR Budget Deal Welcome Michael Bowers, Ana Orozco and Jaron Brandon to Team Vidak Drought Housing Rent Relief Available Andy Co-Hosts Free Vision Care Clinics Snoopy Plates Support Museums Andy’s Activities How to Get Appointed to Boards and...
June 1, 2014
IN THIS ISSUE: Gates Millenium Scholarship Recipients Legislative Update Andy’s Activities Welcome Ashley Borba to Team Vidak Kudos to Yulisa Team Vidak in the Community Boonfroggled! Andy’s June Calendar Highlights Howdy Friends – The water crisis in our Central Valley continues to cause real...