Archived Releases

January 29, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) announced today that he has introduced SCR 77, new legislation to create a memorial highway in honor of Merced County Sheriff’s Office Deputy and Special Agent Rick Oules. Oules investigated and dismantled approximately 300 methamphetamine labs during his...
January 27, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) cordially invites high school students and their families to attend a free Cash for College workshop to learn more about how to apply for Cal Grants. The Cash for College program is a partnership with the California Student Aid Commission (CSAC) and the...
January 24, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement regarding SB 58 to temporarily freeze higher-education tuition rates for the duration of the "Temporary Taxes to Fund Education" proposition approved by voters in 2012: “I applaud Governor Brown’s commitment to remain...
January 24, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement regarding today’s information hearing by the Senate Transportation and Housing Committee regarding the investigative report titled: “ The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge: Basic Reforms for the Future ”: “After today’s...
January 23, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today announced that he has been appointed as a member of the Milton Marks “Little Hoover Commission” on California State Government Organization and Economy by the Senate Rules Committee. “One of my primary focuses in the Senate has been to root out...
January 22, 2014
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement regarding Governor Jerry Brown’s State of the State address: “Today, Governor Brown spoke about many of the topics I believe must be addressed this year: the need for a water bond, increased investment in education and repaying...
January 21, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) has been awarded the Rural County Representatives of California (RCRC) 2013 Patti Mattingly Award for legislator of the year. The Patti Mattingly Award recognizes policymakers who demonstrate leadership on rural issues, as well as understand the unique...
January 17, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) issued the following statement following Governor Brown’s declaration of a drought state of emergency: “As we face one of the driest years in California’s history, we must take immediate action. There is too much at stake. Lack of water means a loss of jobs...
January 16, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) issued the following statement following today’s water rally hosted by the Latino Water Coalition and the NAACP: “Today’s rally is a testament to the importance of fixing our water system and the need for a water bond. California has already taken too long...
January 14, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) issued the following statement after an informational hearing by the Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee regarding Senator Lois Wolk’s water bond legislation: “I am committed to taking an active part in placing a new water bond on the ballot that...

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