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January 27, 2012
Dear Friend, 2012 has started off with a bang! We have already seen the Governor’s proposed budget and State of the State address. January also marks the beginning of the legislative season, which is accompanied by a flurry of activity. My priorities for this year will remain the same. I will be an...
January 24, 2012
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement after the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) expanded an emergency program in Riverside County to eradicate the invasive insect Asian Citrus Psyllid: “Combatting invasive species is an ongoing battle, and I am...
January 18, 2012
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement regarding Governor Jerry Brown’s State of the State address: “Today, I was looking for the Governor address three things: jobs, water and bringing down the “wall of debt.” It is unacceptable that we continue to face...
January 11, 2012
Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) has been appointed to chair the newly created Subcommittee on Invasive Species. The Senate Rules Committee ratified the subcommittee under the Agriculture Committee during their hearing today. “In creating a subcommittee specifically...
January 5, 2012
Sacramento, CA – Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement regarding Governor Jerry Brown’s 2012-13 budget proposal: “The budget presented by Governor Brown today is a good starting point. We must tackle the wall of debt and look at solutions that will make long term...
January 3, 2012
Today, Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) spoke before a community meeting in Madera to express his concern regarding the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) plan to convert the Valley State Prison for Women in Chowchilla into a male correctional facility. Following the...
January 3, 2012
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today announced hiring Jeff Macedo, a political communications expert with more than 14 years of media affairs experience, as his communications director. “I’m pleased to welcome Jeff Macedo to my team as communications director,” said Sen. Cannella. “Jeff’s...
December 19, 2011
Beginning October 1, the state began a massive “realignment” of services – transferring to local governments a whole host of responsibilities, including supervising parolees, managing lower-level offenders, and providing mental health, substance abuse, and child protective services. In this month’s...
December 19, 2011
Dear Friend, The holiday season is a time for reflection, and this year I have much to be thankful for! Besides being grateful for the support of my family - particularly as I’ve been away from home more than usual - I’m also humbled by the trust you’ve placed in me as your representative in the...
December 16, 2011
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today distributed 50 Christmas trees to needy families served by the Valley Mountain Regional Center and Modesto City Schools. “The holidays are a season of giving, and I’m thrilled we can help brighten these families’ homes and holidays with Christmas trees...

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