Current News

April 28, 2016
Published at the East County Herald Located within a historical building in Lakeside is the office of EC Constructors—a local business that was recently nominated for the 38 th Senate District Small Business of the Year Award by the Lakeside Chamber of Commerce. State Senator Joel Anderson awarded...
April 21, 2016
State Senator Joel Anderson (R-Alpine) and the ACLU of San Diego and Imperial Counties joined several panelists today at Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Center for Criminal Law and Policy to discuss current law allowing the government to permanently take people’s private property (called “civil...
April 21, 2016
SANTEE, CA – Senator Joel Anderson invites parents on Tuesday, April 26 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm to attend an important free presentation on online safety by Facebook. The event is hosted by Grossmont Union High School District and takes place at West Hills High School in Santee. This presentation...
April 21, 2016
Lakeside Chamber of Commerce Presents the Annual Western Days Parade
April 14, 2016
On St. Patrick’s Day last month, the City of El Cajon, in collaboration with Circulate San Diego and El Cajon Collaborative, held the first “El Cajon Walks!” event. This walking series is taking place throughout 2016 in El Cajon to promote pedestrian safety.
April 4, 2016
Governor Jerry Brown signed SB 3 into law this morning, increasing California's minimum wage to $15 by 2022. I went on KUSI last week to explain why I don't support the minimum wage hike and what the legislature needs to do to ensure the economic prosperity of all Californians. Increasing minimum...
April 3, 2016
People in our community regularly face difficulties with state agencies and governmental programs, while struggling to find the resources they need to resolve them. However, State Senator Joel Anderson wants to make sure everyone knows he can be the bridge between his constituents and state agencies.
March 31, 2016
In this Issue: A Jazzy Touch at the Holiday Legislative Open House 2015 | Lakeside Community Coffee | High-school student stands out in California Poetry Out Loud | Important Community Updates
March 31, 2016
It is known to many that the best work is done behind the screen, and State Senator Joel Anderson pulled that curtain up and recognized Town Center Dental Group with a certificate of recognition for their unyielding dedication to health and community service in East County along with its partners, Santee Town Center Dental Group and Santee Smiles Dentistry.