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Sen. Cannella Issues Statement on Governor Brown's Inauguration Speech
January 5, 2015
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today issued the following statement regarding Governor Jerry Brown’s inauguration speech. “Overall, I am pleased with what the Governor outlined today, and I look forward to working with him and my fellow lawmakers in a bipartisan fashion to ensure a stronger...
Sen. Cannella Receives Association of California Water Agencies Legislative Leadership Award
December 8, 2014
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) was honored last Thursday, December 4, by the Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) with a 2014 ACWA Legislative Leadership Award. ACWA’s Board of Directors voted unanimously to support Proposition 1, the Water Quality, Supply and Infrastructure...
Sen. Cannella Names Ceres' Susan Peters 12th Senate District Teacher of the Year
December 8, 2014
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today announced he has selected Susan Peters, a third-grade teacher at La Rosa Elementary School in Ceres, as the 12th Senate District’s Teacher of the Year for her commitment and dedication to her students. “For 32 years, Susan has taught in the Ceres Unified...
Sen. Cannella Elected to California State Senate Committee on Rules
December 2, 2014
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) was elected to the California State Senate Committee on Rules following yesterday’s swearing-in ceremony. “I am both humbled and honored to receive the support and confidence from my fellow lawmakers,” said Cannella. “I look forward to working with committee...
Sen. Cannella Announces Brett Michelin as New Chief of Staff
November 24, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today announced hiring Brett Michelin as his new chief of staff. Michelin’s first day is December 1. “As I begin my second term, I’m extremely happy to have someone with Brett’s vast and diverse experience on my team,” said Cannella. “His strong leadership...
Sen. Cannella Donates $1,500 for Families to Purchase Turkeys
November 17, 2014
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres), in partnership with the California Water Service,Company (Cal Water) distributed 100 $15 gift cards to local charities throughout Salinas good for the purchase of a turkey or any turkey product. This year’s recipients include LULAC #2995, Annual Marle Holte...
Sen. Cannella Announces 12th District "There Ought to Be a Law" Contest
October 7, 2014
Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today announced his “There Ought to a Be a Law” contest to provide constituents the opportunity to present ideas for new legislation or repeal an existing law. Senator Cannella will personally sponsor legislation from winning submissions. Last year’s contest...
Sen. Cannella Legislation to Strengthen Revenge Porn Law Signed by Gov. Brown
September 30, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today announced that SB 1255 , legislation to expand the scope of the law to combat “revenge porn” has been signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown. The legislation modified current law to include what is commonly known as a “selfie,” an image someone takes...
Sen. Cannella Hires United States Marine Corps Veteran Vicente Verduzco as Madera Field Representative
September 23, 2014
State Senator Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) today announced he has hired Vicente Verduzco, United States Marine Corps veteran and Madera resident. Verduzco’s responsibilities will be representing the Senator in the Madera and Fresno communities, as well as serving 12th Senate District veterans. “I am...
Legislative session was both successful and historical
September 19, 2014
It was a busy August at the Capitol as the legislative session drew to a close. We had many long days and nights of thoughtful debates and discussions on legislation covering a variety of pressing issues, including health care, public safety, education, government accountability and, of course,...
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