Andy Vidak

Hanford, CA – Farmer and State Senator Andy Vidak (R-Hanford) announced today that numerous Tulare County elected officials, including Woodlake Mayor Rudy Mendoza, have endorsed his 14th Senate District campaign.

“Andy Vidak has represented the conservative values of his constituents with integrity and in principled fashion,” said Mendoza. “I proudly support Andy Vidak for State Senate.”

The endorsements include Tulare County Supervisors Mike Ennis, Allen Ishida, Pete Vander Poel, and Steve Worthley. Additionally,  Porterville Mayor Milt Stowe, Porterville Unified School District President Pete Lara, Jr. and Porterville College service area trustee John Corkins have endorsed Vidak.

Rounding out the Tulare County leadership team are council members, school board trustees and other community leaders throughout the county, including:

College of the Sequoias Trustee President Lori Cardoza
Earlimart School District Trustee Brian Franks
Farmersville Unified School District Trustee Don Mason
Dinuba Mayor Janet Hinesly
Lindsay Councilman Steve Mecum
Lindsay Unified School District Board Clerk Vahnn Blue
Woodlake Councilman Jose L. Martinez

Those wishing to join the Andy Vidak for Senate campaign may call (559) 852-9665, email or visit the website at