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Sen. Cannella Bill to Spur Job Creation Passes Legislature
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...
Sen. Cannella Presents Assembly Immigration Resolution on Senate Floor
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...
Sen. Cannella Applauds Passage of On-Time Budget
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...
Sen. Cannella Issues Statement on Passage of Innovative Education Funding Formula
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...
California GOP Legislators Heading to DC Pushing for National Congressional Republicans to Pass Bi-Partisan Comprehensive Immigration Reform
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...
Sen. Cannella Names Merced's Toni's Courtyard Café 12th District Small Business of the Year
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...
Senator Cannella's Bill to Crack Down on Cyber Revenge Receives Bipartisan Support
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...
Senator Cannella Hosts Education Funding Town Hall in Atwater
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.
Sen. Cannella Supports Legislation to Increase Campaign Disclosure
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...
Cannella Bill to Reduce Electricity Rates in Merced Passes Senate
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...
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