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February 22, 2011
Previously published at the Merced Sun-Star. Punxsutawney Phil may have predicted the nearing end of winter for the rest of the country on Feb. 2, but Groundhog Day cast two particularly dark shadows over Merced. First, the U.S. Department of Labor announced that our metropolitan area had the...
February 18, 2011
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today joined State Senator Alex Padilla (D-Pacoima) in presenting Senate Resolution 6 , which declares February 20–26 National Engineers Week. SR 6 was adopted by the California State Senate this morning by a voice vote. “As a civil engineer, I’ve had the...
February 18, 2011
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today announced introducing Senate Bill 308 to help ensure law enforcement agents have adequate time to pursue and prosecute people involved in murder cases by extending the statute of limitations for being an accessory to murder. “Given the severity of the...
February 17, 2011
California Grocers Association 2011, Issue 1 … What are your top priorities and will the current economic climate impact your ability to achieve the goals you have set for yourself? … As a newly elected senator, my first priority is to help put my constituents back to work. This includes giving...
February 10, 2011
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today joined King City Mayor Robert Cullen and other local elected officials at the Salinas Valley Fairgrounds to celebrate the 100th anniversary of King City’s incorporation. “King City was founded by people who had the courage and resolve to look beyond...
February 10, 2011
Dear Friend, Last week, Governor Brown gave his first State of the State address since being sworn in as our state's 39th governor - and I think it's safe to say that the state of our state is gloomy. All eyes are on our dismal economy and on a budget crisis that never seems to improve. Add to that...
February 10, 2011
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today introduced Senate Bill 241 creating a pilot project to protect 25 environmentally responsible, job-creating construction projects from frivolous lawsuits every year. “With unemployment still at near-record levels, Californians need jobs more than ever...
February 9, 2011
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement after one junior high student was killed and three were injured after being struck by a car near Mae Hensley Junior High School in Ceres this morning: “The loss of a life so young is tragic, and I offer my deepest...
February 8, 2011
TULARE, CA – State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today joined 2011 World Ag Expo Chairman Lee Coito, elected officials and agriculture industry representatives at the International Agri-Center in Tulare to open the World Ag Expo 2011: Tools for Agri-Business. “I’m honored to celebrate the...
February 1, 2011
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement after the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department announced that a child’s body matching the description of kidnapping victim four-year-old Juliani Cardenas was found in the Delta-Mendota Canal this morning: “During this...

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