Archived Releases

September 3, 2014
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres), along with the Madera County Deputy Sheriff’s Association, handed out backpacks to students at La Vina School this morning. “I want every child to return to school confident that they have everything they need to succeed. An important part of gaining that...
August 25, 2014
Legislation by State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) to expand the scope of the law to combat “revenge porn” today passed the Legislature and is headed to Governor Jerry Brown for signature. SB 1255 modifies the current law to include what is commonly known as a “selfie,” an image someone takes...
August 22, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) announced he has selected Madera resident Debi Bray as the 12th Senate District’s Woman of the Year for her continued commitment to the Madera community. “Debi has devoted herself to ensuring a better Madera community for more than three decades and has a...
August 20, 2014
Legislation by State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) to reduce fraud in California’s Drug Medi-Cal (DMC) outpatient treatment program today passed the Legislature and is headed to Governor Jerry Brown for signature. SB 1339 is in direct response to a yearlong investigation by CNN’s Special...
August 20, 2014
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) yesterday honored Toni Boster for being recognized as Turlock Unified School District’s (TUSD) 2014 Volunteer of the Year. Ms. Boster has given countless hours of her time as a parent volunteer, serving on the Medeiros Elementary School Site Council and the...
August 15, 2014
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today attended and spoke at the Merced County Office of Education (MCOE) special education school groundbreaking ceremony. The $2.1 million, 5,000 square-foot classroom wing will be located on the Joe Stefani Elementary School campus and has the capacity to serve...
August 15, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today presented a resolution to Paul’s Place Restaurant & Bakery for the 12th Senate District’s Small Business of the Year. In June, Paul and Teresa Ybarra, owners of Paul’s Place, were honored during a ceremony in Sacramento. “While small businesses are...
August 13, 2014
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement following the Legislature’s passage of a new water bond for the November 2014 ballot: “Today’s vote was a victory for all of California. We now have a water bond that is nearly one-third less than the size of the old bond yet...
August 13, 2014
Senator Anthony Cannella’s (R-Ceres) staff today recognized Mary Baker Memorial Scholarship recipient Amanda Gutierrez. Established by Progress Valley, a group of local healthcare administrators, directors of nursing, facility caregivers, and vendors working in skilled nursing facilities, the Mary...
August 5, 2014
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) issued the following statement regarding today’s informational hearing by the Senate Transportation and Housing Committee regarding the investigative report “ The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge: Basic Reforms for the Future ”: “At today’s hearing, Caltrans...

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