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 […]
May 23, 2018

Vince Fong talks election, issues facing California

Assemblyman Vince Fong said he has a good feeling about the June 5 election. “We’re working hard, hitting all the communities trying to talk to as many people as possible, and we’re feeling good,” Fong said Friday afternoon. “But we still have a lot to […]
May 12, 2018

Bakersfield Chamber of Commerce PAC Endorses Vince Fong

May 6, 2018

Our View: Re-elect McCarthy, Fong; elect Grove to 16th District Senate

The recent realignment of Kern County’s supervisorial Districts is costing some of us the effective representation we’ve come to enjoy. Thankfully, in state and federal races, we get a chance to keep the people who have helped us along the way and put another back […]
February 16, 2018
THUMBS UP: To Bakersfield’s state legislators for petitioning the state for $3 million to help fight valley fever. Democratic Assemblyman Rudy Salas, along with Republican Assemblyman Vince Fong and Republican Sen. Jean Fuller, are seeking $3 million for Kern Medical Center to research treatments and […]