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Anderson 360: August 2016
August 12, 2016
In this Issue: Homes for Our Troops: Jorge A. Ortiz | 2016 Small Business of the Year: Crystal Gardens Florist | Chinese Religious Prisoner Reunited with Family
Open house at Resource Conservation District / East County Gazette
August 11, 2016
The Resource Conservation District (RCD) of Greater San Diego County recently hosted an open house at their Lakeside office.
American Diabetes Association Volunteers Recognized / East County Gazette
August 4, 2016
Volunteers with the American Diabetes Association were recently recognized with certificates by State Senator Joel Anderson for putting on Camp Wana Kura, a four-day summer program for kids ages five to 12.
Manson Family Member, Former Death Row Inmate Denied Parole
July 25, 2016
Leslie Van Houten is a convicted killer and the youngest Manson family member who was originally sentenced to death for her atrocious crimes, including stabbing her victim 16 times and showing no remorse for her actions. Van Houten was found suitable for parole by the California Board of Parole, but was denied by Governor Brown because she still is an extreme danger to society.
Senate Bill 1087 Signed by Governor Jerry Brown
July 22, 2016
SB 1087 was authored by Senator Joel Anderson to eliminate the need for the custodian of records to appear in court and testify in criminal cases where business records were obtained via search warrant.
Grossmont College Youngest Grad is Just 17 / East County Herald
July 14, 2016
Published in the East County Herald Hinsseenee Regassa is the youngest graduate for the Grossmont College Class of 2016 at the age of 17. Education and soccer have been Regassa’s two priorities. When Regassa’s grades were dropping in high school, she took the alternative path to overcome the...
Recognition of Local Safety Officers / East County Gazette
July 14, 2016
Law enforcement officers are sworn in to protect the public, 24/7 and at all costs, but they don’t do it alone. In fact, they get assistance from members within the community; average people who share the desire to help others. The Safety Officers Appreciation Dinner was held at Trinity...
State Agencies Complete Inquiries Requested by Senator Anderson Regarding Alpine EMF Levels
July 1, 2016
Upon hearing concerns from his Alpine constituents regarding electromagnetic field (EMF) level measurements that had been recently taken in the community and the potential impact those EMF levels could have on public health, Senator Joel Anderson requested the assistance of both the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to address the community’s concerns.
Senator Anderson's List of Independence Day Events
July 1, 2016
I thought it may be helpful to you and your families to receive this list of events celebrating America that are happening in our community this weekend.
Senator Anderson Holds Coffee With Lemon Grove Constituents / East County Herald
June 30, 2016
California State Senator Joel Anderson held a community coffee event on Thursday, Jun. 23 in Lemon Grove to address various constituent questions regarding issues within Anderson’s district. The event successfully provided a dialogue between Lemon Grove constituents and Anderson as they discussed...
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Senator Anderson on The Mark Larson Show (AM 1170 The Answer)
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.