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June 29, 2011
Two agriculture industry-sponsored bills authored by State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres), Senate Bill 513 and Senate Bill 707 , were today approved by the Assembly Agriculture Committee. SB 513 continues the Certified Farmers Market program and re-instates an industry-funded rendering...
June 27, 2011
(Sacramento, CA) – Senators Berryhill, Cannella, Emmerson, and Harman today released the following statement in response to Governor Brown’s announcement about a simple majority budget: “We are deeply disappointed that yet again the Governor and legislative Democrats have capitulated to those...
June 23, 2011
On the floor of the California State Senate, Agriculture Committee Chairman Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today presented Assembly Concurrent Resolution 42 , declaring every Sunday as “Eat Local, Buy California Grown Day.” “California’s family farmers and ranchers help feed the nation, and their...
June 21, 2011
The Assembly Higher Education Committee today failed to approve Senate Bill 736, a measure by State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) that would have saved the California State University System $1.6 million annually by streamlining systemwide financial reporting practices and eliminating...
June 16, 2011
Senators Berryhill, Cannella, Emmerson, and Harman today released the following statement in response to Governor Brown’s comments on vetoing the majority vote budget: “While the Governor did the right thing by vetoing the Democrats sham budget, we challenge his assertion that Republicans have...
June 15, 2011
Senators Berryhill, Cannella, Emmerson, and Harman today released the following statement in response to today’s budget vote: “Today’s actions prove that the bridge tax isn’t a stumbling block – it’s political theater. The real stumbling block for the Majority Party are the unions and trial lawyers...
June 13, 2011
(Sacramento, CA) - Senators Berryhill, Cannella, Emmerson, and Harman today released the following statement in response to Governor Brown’s press conference: “Today the Governor provided an update on the status of the budget negotiations. In his statements, the Governor indicated that the...
June 10, 2011
Dear Friend, Last week, the State Legislature was busy working to meet the "house of origin" deadline, meaning that all bills introduced in the Senate or Assembly have either been passed to the other house or will wait for a second chance next year. I’m particularly pleased to report that three of...
June 6, 2011
During a luncheon reception in Sacramento in honor of California Small Business Day, State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today recognized N & S Tractor and owner Arthur Nutcher as the 12th Senatorial District’s 2011 Small Business of the Year. “N & S Tractor has a decades-long history...
May 26, 2011
Dear Friend, This week, the state Capitol has been flooded with teachers from all over the state who are concerned about the future of public education in California. You may be surprised to hear this coming from a Republican, but I share their concern. In fact, I couldn't agree more about the...

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