Skip to main content
Cannella's Capitol Update
In Case You Missed It
Apply for an Internship
Mobile Office Hours
E-mail the Senator
Subscribe to the Mailing List
Democrats need to get serious about pension reform
February 17, 2012
Published in the Los Angeles Times on February 17, 2012 . Republican state Sens. Bill Emmerson (Hemet), Tom Berryhill (Modesto), Anthony Cannella (Ceres) and Tom Harman (Huntington Beach) respond to George Skelton's Feb. 12 column, " Commit a crime, collect a pension ." George Skelton brought to...
Senator Cannella Receives TechAmerica’s California Technology Champion Award
January 30, 2012
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) was awarded today with the California Technology Champion award from TechAmerica, the nation’s leading technology trade association. The award recognizes a legislator’s contribution to California’s technology industry during the 2011 legislative year and their...
Cannella's Capitol Update: January 2012
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...
Sen. Cannella Issues Statement on Expansion of CDFA Program to Eradicate Asian Citrus Psyllid
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...
Sen. Cannella Issues Statement on Governor Brown's State of the State Address
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...
Senator Cannella Named Chair of Subcommittee on Invasive Species
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...
Sen. Cannella Issues Statement on Governor Brown's Budget Proposal
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...
Sen. Cannella Issues Statement Following Committee Meeting on Chowchilla Women's Prison Conversion
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...
Sen. Cannella Hires Jeff Macedo as Communications Director
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...
Ask Anthony 12/2/2011
Video of Ask Anthony 12/2/2011
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...
Contact the Senator
Join the Mailing List
In Case You Missed It
Why the next UC regent should be from the Central Valley
Ceres Courier: Cannella Op-Ed: Season Of Giving Upon Us
The bells are ringing, the children are singing, and the hustle and bustle of our daily lives just became a little more frantic. Thanksgiving was our...
Merced Sun-Star: Silicon Valley is getting to know the Central Valley (finally)
Modesto Bee: If governor signs it, Gray's new law would add fairness to water disputes
Fresno Bee: Farming district says it won't pay for Delta tunnels in a vote that could kill the project