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Senator Anderson on "Fox & Friends" of Fox News: "California state senator slams 'sanctuary state' idea"
February 9, 2017
Republican state senator speaks out against proposed legislation (Video)
Rowing club receives recognition / La Mesa Courier
January 27, 2017
Women’s rowing was little known when its oldest team in the United States was established in 1892. This rowing team is called ZLAC, and was founded by three sisters and a friend who used the initials of their first names to form the acronym. The team is currently located in Pacific Beach. The women...
YALLA, the Senate District 38 Non-Profit of the Year / East County Californian
December 28, 2016
The California Association of Nonprofits had its inaugural “Nonprofit Day” celebration to recognize and honor the importance of nonprofit organizations to the state and the economy, as well as their impacts on the communities they serve. To help with this, each member of the State Assembly and...
Sen. Anderson's ninth Holiday Legislative Open House / Alpine Sun
December 15, 2016
On Wed., Dec. 7, State Senator Joel Anderson held his 9th annual Holiday Legislative Open House at the Toyota of El Cajon. Anderson hosts this open house to give his constituents an opportunity to speak with him directly so that he can hear their ideas for new legislation, in order to better serve...
Bringing Enriching Talents to East County / East County Herald
December 1, 2016
A lively atmosphere, contagious laughs, and genuine fun— these are all appropriate words to describe a local workshop conducted by the Old Globe as part of their Globe for All initiative. The Globe for All program is one that delivers live theatrical plays to local communities free of charge in...
Murray Manor gets grant for the students' iPads / La Mesa Courier
November 25, 2016
The Barona Education Grant is intended to serve schools that have the highest needs due to their lack of funding and other factors that place them in a deficit. Thanks to Anderson, who was the endorsing legislator for Murray Manor Elementary school this year, the hardship which the school faced has...
Food Fund with Senator Joel Anderson
November 14, 2016
KSON had a surprise guest show up to the final Food Fund stop at Perry's Cafe in El Cajon: Senator Joel Anderson!
Noah Homes Celebrates Historical Event / East County Herald
November 10, 2016
Noah Homes of Spring Valley celebrated a historical ribbon cutting of the first memory care homes for adults with developmental disabilities in California, Thursday, Nov. 3. When Noah Homes first opened its doors 33 years ago to serve adults with developmental disabilities, the average age of a...
California Heroes Month honors unsung heroes / East County Californian
November 10, 2016
On Saturday, Nov. 5, California State Senator Joel Anderson hosted a special ceremony at his El Cajon District Office for outstanding heroes who were nominated by their neighbors in honor of California Heroes Month in September. In 2014, the state Senate and Assembly passed Anderson’s resolution...
Community celebrates reopening of historic schoolhouse / Fallbrook & Bonsall Village News
September 30, 2016
After being closed for more than 80 years, Fallbrook’s historic Reche Schoolhouse celebrated its grand reopening on Sept. 17 . The Fallbrook Historical Society helped bring community members together to celebrate the renewal and commemoration of this historic, one-room school. Reche Schoolhouse is...
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The Libertarian Republic: CA State Sen. Joel Anderson On the Sanctuary State Bill: "Shields Felons in Our Jails"
Right now, in the state of California, a bill is circling the halls of Sacramento which aims to turn the entire state into a border to border...
Voice of San Diego: Sacramento Report: Anderson Becomes a Leading Anti-Sanctuary Voice
Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher gets some surprise pushback to a seemingly uncontroversial bill, the toll of public pensions, California...
Sen. Joel Anderson's petition to stop California from becoming a sanctuary state
Our state leaders want California to become a sanctuary state, and we cannot allow that to happen! Sacramento listens to and protects illegal...
CW6: Interview with Jim Patton on CW6 regarding politics in 2017
State Senator Joel Anderson joins Jim Patton on CW6 to share his optimism about politics in 2017.