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Senator Anderson Receives Bridge Builder Award at Luncheon Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
January 12, 2018
California State Senator Joel Anderson (R-Alpine) received the Chuck Nichols & Pierre Frazier Bridge Builder Award from the USS Midway Museum’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee today at the Sixth Annual Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Luncheon. Committee Chair Gabe Cruz stated...
Senator Anderson on the Announcement of Congressman Darrell Issa's retirement
January 10, 2018
California State Senator Joel Anderson released the following statement regarding Congressman Darrell Issa’s announced retirement: “I want to express my gratitude to Congressman Issa for his decades of service to our state and our country – both as a member of the United States Army and as a...
Senator Anderson Asks for Clarification on Senate Policy on Accused Harassers in Light of Mendoza Announcement
January 4, 2018
California State Senator Joel Anderson (R-Alpine) sent a letter to California Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) asking if the Senate will insist all accused Senators take a leave of absence during investigations into alleged sexual misconduct. In his letter, Anderson...
Senator Joel Anderson To Host His Last Annual Holiday Legislative Open House
December 5, 2017
California State Senator Joel Anderson (R-Alpine) has announced that his annual Holiday Legislative Open House will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. on Tuesday, Dec. 12, at Toyota of El Cajon, 965 Arnele Avenue, El Cajon . Anderson will finish his term at the end of 2018 in the state legislature, and...
Anderson Praised as a Champion for Manufacturing
November 16, 2017
State Senator Joel Anderson is one of the 44 “Champions of Manufacturing” according to CMTA’s recent Manufacturing Vote Record report on all 120 state legislators. The association’s mission is to work “with state government to develop balanced laws, effective regulations and sound public policies...
Advocate for Local Businesses & Jobs Gives Anderson Perfect Score
November 7, 2017
State Senator Joel Anderson scored a perfect “16-0” in accordance with the California Chamber of Commerce (CalChamber) on its 2017 Vote Record that was released last Friday. Senator Anderson was one of 10 that received the perfect score out of the 40 Senate members evaluated. Representing more than...
Chinese Communist Party's Human Rights Abuses Focus of Local Lectures by Nobel Peace Prize Nominees
November 3, 2017
On Wednesday and Thursday, California State Senator Joel Anderson (R-El Cajon) was joined by internationally recognized experts to give lectures at San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego, respectively, on China’s human organ trafficking. The panelists included: Joel...
Taxpayer Champion Gives Anderson Perfect Score
November 1, 2017
State Senator Joel Anderson received the “coveted and difficult to get” perfect score from the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association (HJTA) on their 2017 Legislative Report Card . Anderson was one of only ten members of the 120-member state legislature to receive the 100-percent rating. Jon Coupal,...
Nobel Peace Prize Nominees, Senator Anderson, and Human Rights Advocate to Address Human Rights Abuses by Chinese Government
October 30, 2017
California State Senator Joel Anderson (R-El Cajon), Canada’s former Secretary of State and Nobel Peace Prize Nominee David Kilgour , International Human Rights Lawyer and Nobel Peace Prize Nominee David Matas , and human rights advocate Dr. Shizhong Chen will give two lectures to educate the...
KUSI: Senator Anderson on the 2017 Legislative Session
October 23, 2017
Two bills proposed by California Senator Joel Anderson have recently been signed by Gov. Jerry Brown, including one that assists returning veterans and current members of the National Guard to become citizens. Sen. Anderson discusses the bills, California becoming a sanctuary state, and shares other issues facing the California legislature.
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