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June 1, 2020

BAKERSFIELD MATTERS: Doing the ordinary during extraordinary times: Locals find ways to help during pandemic

In early April, Jim Burke Ford Lincoln marketing director George Hay and Assemblyman Vince Fong created Food for the Frontline Kern County, designed to provide meals to health care workers at area hospitals. With the help of the Kern Community Foundation, Food for the Frontline […]
May 22, 2020

Fong demands answers on Calif.’s water lawsuit spending

As California wades deeper into a legal battle over the rules that will determine how much water is pumped south from the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, Asm. Vince Fong (R–Bakersfield) is seeking some answers. Read More
May 22, 2020

Vince Fong Responds to Kern County Attestation Approval

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Kern County announced Wednesday evening that the state approved its attestation to move further into Phase 2.   Read More
May 15, 2020

Local Assemblyman Vince Fong responds to governor’s budget revisions

Local Assemblyman Vince Fong said “Sacramento must get serious” in response to the governor’s revised budget announcement Thursday. Read More
May 9, 2020

KGET: Assemblyman Fong shares more about the plan to reopen California

April 6, 2020

Kern County Elections Division certifies results

The Kern County Elections Division has certified results from last month’s election. The final official update saw little change among the leaders in local races. Gov. Gavin Newsom has extended the official canvas period for the election until April 24, and it is unclear how […]