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October 16, 2018

How many problems will it take for a real review of California’s DMV?

BY JIM PATTERSON AND VINCE FONG October 15, 2018 12:00 PM By now, most California drivers know there’s a serious problem with the Department of Motor Vehicles. Many know what it feels like to spend hours in the grips of a failing state bureaucracy. But recent […]
October 12, 2018

Have you seen our latest ad?

Friend, I can tell you first hand that we need to fight to bring common sense to Sacramento. Check out our latest ad running right now!  Join me in our efforts to bring the voice of every day Californians to Sacramento. Vince
June 28, 2018

Governor approves $3M for valley fever research in Kern County

A request for $3 million in funding for valley fever research was approved by Gov. Jerry Brown this week. The governor signed into law a request by Sen. Jean Fuller, R-Bakersfield, for money for research at the Valley Fever Institute at Kern Medical Center. The […]
June 22, 2018

Assemblyman Vince Fong to cover pet adoption fees

Anyone looking to adopt a pet can do so without having to pay for fees thanks to a local elected official. Kern County Assemblyman Vince Fong will be paying for pet adoption fees during a pet adoption fair June 29-July 1. According to his office, […]
June 8, 2018

Local lawmakers pick nonprofits to honor

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — To mark California Nonprofits Day, local state lawmakers named their Nonprofit of the Year honorees. Assemblyman Rudy Salas recognized Self-Help Enterprises, a community development organization focused on helping low-income families. “For over half a century, Self-Help Enterprises has helped thousands of families in […]
June 5, 2018

Assemblyman Vince Fong Receives Most Votes In Primary Election

With tonight’s Primary Election results, Assemblyman Vince Fong released the following statement: “Tonight, the voters of our district sent a clear message and I have heard them. There is more work to be done and I will continue to fight to make California more affordable […]