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February 15, 2013
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today introduced SB 302, the School Lunch Protection Act, to require additional oversight and regulation of school lunch programs. The new legislation was developed in direct response to a recent report from the Senate Office of Oversight and Outcomes titled...
February 6, 2013
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today was appointed by the Senate Rules Committee to the Joint Legislative Audit Committee, chaired by Assemblyman Adam Gray (D-Merced). “Since arriving in the Senate, a main priority of mine has been finding ways to ensure state government is focused on using...
February 4, 2013
Dear Friend, There is much to report after a very busy start to our legislative season! The Governor laid out his proposed budget and presented the State of the State. I have begun to introduce new legislation and am working with my Assembly and Senate on ideas for bills they have that I can also...
January 31, 2013
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement regarding potential immigration reform on the federal level and announcing his support of AB 60, The Safe and Responsible Driver Act, by Assemblyman Luis Alejo (D-Salinas) : “It is inconceivable to think we can deport 12...
January 30, 2013
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today introduced SB 144, the Realignment Reinvestment Act, in direct response to the strain increased jail and community supervision populations placed on counties as a result of the Governor’s 2011 Local Public Safety Realignment legislation which shifted over 40...
January 29, 2013
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) was given a 100% score by the National Federation of Independent Businesses/California (NFIB/CA) for his voting record in 2012. The NFIB released their scorecard ranking state legislators on their voting record on bills that support California’s small businesses...
January 24, 2013
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 too believe are important to address this year: jobs, education reform, water and living within our means...
January 10, 2013
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement regarding Governor Jerry Brown’s 2013-14 budget proposal: “The budget Governor Brown presented today provides an appropriate base for this year’s budget. I am pleased that the Governor understands the need to continue to rein...
January 8, 2013
Dear Friend, I hope you and your families had a wonderful holiday season and happy start to 2013. I am excited at the possibilities that a new year brings and am looking forward to this year’s new legislative session. My 11 year–old son’s Christmas toast this year was “I hope none of us die, and we...
December 27, 2012
Dear Friend, As this year comes to a close, I see it as a time to reflect on what it has meant for me and my family. It is also a time to look forward and set goals for the upcoming year. All in all, I am very happy with 2012. As Senator, one of my main goals for this year was to create a better...

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