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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...
Cannella's Capitol Update: December 2011
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...
Sen. Cannella Distributes 50 Christmas Trees to Needy Modesto Families at "Christmas With Cannella" Event
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...
Sen. Cannella Holds Hearing on Invasive Pest Prevention
December 14, 2011
Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today held an informational hearing at the California Science Center in Los Angeles highlighting the multibillion-dollar toll on California’s economy caused by invasive pest infestations and the importance of coordination between...
Sen. Cannella Sends Letter to Caltrans Regarding Bridge Inspection Concerns
November 21, 2011
In advance of tomorrow’s Senate hearing about California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) inspection issues, State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres), a licensed civil engineer, today sent the following letter to Acting Caltrans Director Malcolm Dougherty requesting further information...
Cannella's Capitol Update: November 2011
November 18, 2011
Dear Friend, With the holiday season fast approaching, I've had a few moments to reflect on the last year and to be grateful for the progress we've been able to make in Sacramento thus far in my first term in the State Senate. Given my experience in local government, I'll admit that the transition...
Sen. Cannella Announces Hiring Dillon Gibbons as Chief of Staff
November 16, 2011
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today announced hiring Dillon Gibbons, a ten-year veteran of California politics, as his chief of staff beginning today. “I am thrilled to welcome Dillon Gibbons to my team as chief of staff,” said Sen. Cannella. “Dillon is a dedicated, capable professional...
Sen. Cannella Issues Statement on Governor Brown's Pension Reform Proposal
October 27, 2011
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement in response to the pension reform proposal Governor Brown released: “The reform measures Governor Brown proposed today largely mirror those my colleagues and I proposed earlier this year in Senate Constitutional Amendment...
Senators Berryhill, Cannella, Emmerson and Harman Urge Joint Committee on Public-Employee Pensions to Pursue Reform Measures Outlined in SCA 13
October 26, 2011
SACRAMENTO - In light of today's meeting of the Joint Legislative Conference Committee on Public-Employee Pensions, Senators Berryhill, Cannella, Emmerson and Harman sent a letter to the committee yesterday afternoon urging members to pursue the pension reform measures outlined in Senate...
Cannella's Capitol Update: October 2011
October 24, 2011
Dear Friend, It's been a busy month in the 12th Senate District! Since the Legislature adjourned for the year last month, I've been driving from county to county talking to folks about the issues that matter most to them - particularly job creation and economic growth. I visited Marich Chocolates...
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