19Dec

Nicolas Munoz

Nicolas served as a Maddy Legislative Intern with former Assemblymember Linda Halderman during the Summer of 2011 in Sacramento. Nicolas graduated in 2011 with a Bachelors of Arts in Philosophy and following that volunteered as a Court Appointed Special Advocate(C.A.S.A.) and worked as a law clerk in an immigration law firm. The Kenneth L. Maddy […]

19Dec

Jennifer Lugo

Jennifer Lugo served as a Maddy Legislative Intern with former Congressman George Radanovich at his Fresno office in 2002 researching casework for local veterans and active duty military. Jennifer graduated with a BA in History/Minor in Political Science in 2002, following with a MA in History from Fresno State in 2005. The Maddy Institute provided […]

19Dec

Brandon Darnell

Brandon interned in the Spring of 2006 at the office of Senator Barbara Boxer in Fresno. He earned his undergraduate degree in political science, with a minor in economics, from California State University, Fresno, where he graduated cum laude and then went to earn his J.D. from the University of San Diego.   My most […]

19Dec

Dyoni Cole

Dyoni Cole interned at Fresno’s City Attorney’s Office in 2002. After her internship Dyoni went on to earn her MBA from University of Phoenix, and her DBA from Argosy University. On her exit statement she said about her internship that:        “… the program played a huge role in the creation of my foundation and that […]

19Dec

Holly Carter

Holly Carter interned in the Fall of 2007 and Spring of 2008 at the office of Congressman George Radanovich in Fresno. After serving her internship, Holly was recruited to be Executive Director for the Fresno Co. Republican Party. There she gained national recognition for implementing leadership development, intern and marketing programs and led record fundraising […]

19Dec

William Oliver

William served as a Maddy Legislative Intern with U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein in the Fall of 2007 in her Fresno office  and with Assemblymember Joaquin Arambula in the Summer of 2008 in his Sacramento office. As a Maddy Scholar, I had the opportunity to intern for U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein and Assemblymember Juan Arambula.  Both […]

30Nov

November 30, 2015

Political Stories Top stories California governor in Paris to push pact to curb emissions — California Gov. Jerry Brown is heading to the U.N. Climate Change conference, which opens Monday, where he will promote the state’s efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions and urge other states and provinces to sign on to his climate pact. AP article […]

30Nov

November 29, 2015

Political Stories Top stories  Stanislaus County supervisors resist tea party pressure to oppose resettlement of Syrian refugees — Stanislaus County’s Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday became a forum for impassioned arguments for and against resettlement of Syrian refugees to the county, which has a history of support for people who fled conflicts and persecution in the […]

30Nov

November 28, 2015

Political Stories Top stories Gov. Jerry Brown marches California climate change agenda to Paris — When Gov. Jerry Brown lands in Paris next week for international talks on climate, he’ll be preaching the need for action — and not to solve a hypothetical or future problem but something immediate. San Francisco Chronicle article  Fresno County Democrats rife […]