Archived Releases

March 18, 2014
tate Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) issued the following statement regarding today’s modification of the California State Water Resources Control Board emergency drought order: “I am pleased to see the State Water Board’s latest modifications to the emergency drought order. It is imperative...
March 17, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today announced that he has introduced SB 1398 , the Salinas River Environmental Stability Act, to will ease the clearing of the Salinas River channel. Since clearing practices consisting of removing non-native vegetation, sediment, and debris from the...
March 12, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) was given a 100% score by the National Federation of Independent Businesses/California (NFIB) for his voting record in 2013. The NFIB’s annual scorecard was recently released and ranks state legislators’ voting records on bills that support California’s...
March 11, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today announced that he has suspended his request of the Joint Legislative Audit Committee (JLAC) to audit the Employment Development Department (EDD). The audit request sought to review the statuses of clearing backlogs and processing new unemployment...
March 4, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) issued the following statement regarding the California State Board of Food and Agriculture’s meeting with the governor’s Drought Task Force and local leaders to discuss the drought’s impact on agriculture at UC Merced today: “Our current drought is...
February 28, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today announced the winners of his “There Ought to Be a Law” contest, where constituents throughout the district were invited to present their ideas for new legislation. Based on the contest submissions of Natalie Rios and Wendi Salpa, high school students...
February 26, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) announced today that he has been appointed Vice-Chair of the Joint Committee on Fairs, Allocations and Classification. “As a member of the Joint Committee on Fairs, Allocations and Classification, I have always supported the rich history and culture our...
February 26, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) has been awarded the United Contractors (UCON) Legislator of the Year Award. The “We Dig California” award recognizes public officials who demonstrate leadership and courage in advancing the interests of the construction industry. “As a civil engineer, I am...
February 20, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today introduced Senate Bill 1255, new legislation to combat revenge porn, the act of distributing an image that displays a person uncovered or engaged in a sexual act without that person’s consent. SB 1255 or the “Revenge Porn 2.0” bill expands upon...
February 19, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) issued the following statement regarding today’s announcement by Governor Jerry Brown to provide additional funding for drought relief: “We must take immediate action to prepare for the devastating effects of the drought on our communities. The legislation...

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