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April 19, 2018
State Capitol — Two of California State Senator Joel Anderson (R-Alpine)’s bills were heard in committees on Tuesday. One of the bills aims to provide justice to people that were wrongfully incarcerated. The other bill creates the Wildfire Incident Penalty and Fine Fund to make money available for...
April 19, 2018
State Capitol — State Senator Joel Anderson (R-Alpine) asked Attorney General Xavier Becerra to account for the lack of progress on reducing the backlog of people on the Armed Prohibited Persons System (APPS) during the Budget & Fiscal Review Sub Committee No. 5 hearing today. Anderson has...
April 18, 2018
Saturday, April 14th marked the 17th “Heroes Day” celebrated by Bridgepoint Education. On this year’s Heroes Day, employees and students from Bridgepoint Education and their academic institution, Ashford University, sorted donated clothes for the Support the Enlisted Project (STEP). STEP is a...
April 10, 2018
California State Senator Joel Anderson sent a letter to San Diego County Supervisor Dianne Jacob on Monday, urging her and her colleagues to join the Federal lawsuit against California’s so called “Sanctuary” policies, including Senate Bill (SB) 54. Anderson was known as the “ leading anti-...
March 6, 2018
State Senator Joel Anderson worked with Volunteers in Medicine (VIM) and VSP Global’s Eyes of Hope mobile eye clinic last Thursday to provide a free vision screening and eyeglasses donated by VSP Global to low-income patients and people without insurance. The event was held at VIM’s San Diego...
February 14, 2018
EL CAJON- California State Senator Joel Anderson is partnering with Volunteers in Medicine (VIM) and the VSP Global Eyes of Hope mobile eye care clinic to provide access to eye exams and glasses on Thursday, Mar. 1, 2018 to qualified patients. This event will be hosted at VIM’s San Diego County...
February 14, 2018
SACRAMENTO - State Senator Joel Anderson introduced Senate Concurrent Resolution (SCR) 102 yesterday. This resolution would prohibit the Senate or Assembly Rules Committees from negotiating or signing confidentiality agreements, including a severance agreement settling a claim for sexual harassment...
February 12, 2018
Dear Friends, If you’ve been affected by the Lilac Fire, you may already know a center opened in Bonsall to offer disaster assistance from State and Federal agencies. The SBA Disaster Loan Outreach center will close on February 15, and here is more information from the U.S. Small Business...
January 31, 2018
SACRAMENTO - State Senator Joel Anderson received a 100% rating from NFIB California for his votes on legislation impacting small businesses in the state. Throughout the legislative year, this non-partisan organization whose membership consists of 325,000 small and independent business owners from...
January 30, 2018
State Senator Joel Anderson from the 38th district joined Good Morning San Diego to share his thought’s on Governor Jerry Brown’s speech. [WATCH VIDEO]

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