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August 27, 2019

Assemblyman Vince Fong Endorses Public Safety Initiative to Combat Rising Crime and Protect Community Safety

SACRAMENTO, CA –Assemblyman Vince Fong announced his endorsement of the Reducing Crime and Keeping California Safe Act, which will be on the November ballot in 2020. The growing concerns regarding public safety throughout California are attributed to prior Propositions (Prop. 47 and Prop. 57) and […]
August 21, 2019

KFBK: Vince Fong describes the negative impact a switch to an all electrical grid will have

August 16, 2019

Fong talks about homelessness at Rotary

Assemblyman Vince Fong spoke to the Taft Rotary Club recently, covering a variety of topics and talking at length about the state’s homeless problem. “As I travel up and down the state homelessness has become a big issue,” he said. It has become a big […]
July 31, 2019

COMMUNITY VOICES: The (preventable) public health disaster that is looming over California

By Vince Fong Millions of Californians who depend on life-saving medications are now facing the threat of seeing their access to health care cut off. It’s a looming disaster that comes from new Medi-Cal reimbursement rules drafted by state bureaucrats in Sacramento, under former Gov. […]
July 19, 2019

Bill to help public get state records is tabled by Democrats. It must get second try

A proposed bill that would help Californians get public records got unfortunately shelved for the year, a victim of partisanship in the state Senate. Here’s hoping it has a fairer treatment next year. Assemblyman Vince Fong, a Republican from Bakersfield, is co-author of AB 289. […]
June 21, 2019

Assemblyman Vince Fong names Urner’s “Small Business of the Year”

Assemblyman Vince Fong has named Urner’s as the 34th District’s “Small Business of the Year.” Urner’s has been in Bakersfield for an entire century. Fong called Urner’s a generational staple and thanked the family for it’s dedication to supporting local non-profits. In honor of Urner’s […]