Archived Releases

July 3, 2013
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today presented SB 90, coauthored by Senator Galgiani, to spur job creation and end wasteful practices on the Senate floor. The following is the text of his speech on the bill, which passed out of the Assembly and Senate: “SB 90 furthers our work to provide relief...
July 1, 2013
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today presented AJR 3 by Assemblyman Luis Alejo (D-Salinas) on the Senate floor. He delivered the following speech regarding the importance of the resolution, which passed 28-1: “I am honored to present AJR 3. There is no questioning that our immigration system is...
June 15, 2013
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement regarding the passage of the state budget and companion bills: “While not every part of the budget was what I would want, I am very proud of my colleagues for working together to pass a credible budget on time. There are many...
June 14, 2013
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement regarding the Senate passage of SB 91, which enacts the Governor’s Local Control Funding Formula, providing a greater level of funds to schools that have higher percentages of poor and English learning students: “There is a lot...
June 13, 2013
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) and State Assemblyman Jeff Gorell (R-Camarillo) announced today that the lawmakers will travel to Washington D.C. next week to meet with Congressional Republicans and urge for passage of a bi-partisan comprehensive immigration reform bill. Cannella and...
June 10, 2013
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today presented Toni’s Courtyard Café, located in Merced, with the 12th Senate District’s Small Business of the Year award during a ceremony in Sacramento. “Toni’s Courtyard Café is a perfect example of a business that not only excels in their industry, but...
June 5, 2013
A bill by Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) to make it a criminal offense to post sexually explicit images online without the consent of the images’ subjects was approved yesterday with unanimous bipartisan support in the Senate Public Safety Committee. Cannella’s bill, which seeks to deter an...
May 31, 2013
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) on Tuesday will host a community town hall to discuss Governor Brown’s Local Control Funding Formula, which will dramatically change the way schools are funded in the state. Open to the public.
May 29, 2013
SB 591, by State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres), to provide significant savings to Merced Irrigation District ratepayers today received bipartisan support and was passed by the State Senate. SB 591 changes the requirements of the Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) to include Merced Irrigation...
May 29, 2013
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement regarding his support of SB 52, the California DISCLOSE Act: “In this era of unprecedented campaign spending, I believe that it is important that California voters are provided as much information about the entities...

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