In Case You Missed It Archive

The Californian - Salinas to receive $5.5M from state for public safety

June 24, 2016
The city of Salinas expects to receive $5.5 million from the state of California to help tackle crime.

Merced Sun-Star: Merced-area leaders discuss gang violence prevention

June 23, 2016
Better information-sharing and increased prevention efforts are part of a plan unveiled Friday by elected officials and law enforcement agents who said they are determined to attack gang violence in Merced County.

Revenge Porn' Law Sees First Conviction In California

December 3, 2014
Huffington Post - A man who posted nude photos of his ex-girlfriend without her consent on her employer’s Facebook page is the first person to be convicted under California’s “revenge porn” law, the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office reported Monday.

California's revenge porn law, which notoriously didn't include selfies, now will

August 27, 2014
The Washington Post - A California bill expanding the definition of “revenge porn” to include selfies has passed the state legislature and is headed for Gov. Jerry Brown’s (D) desk.

Norman C. Groot: Cannella bill will ease river channel maintenance

March 21, 2014
Monterey Herald - Monterey County Farm Bureau is supporting SB 1398 authored by state Sen. Anthony Cannella, the Salinas River Environmental Stability Act, which will ease maintenance of the Salinas River channel in Monterey County.

Anthony Cannella: Reforms needed to make UC affordable

November 5, 2013
Merced Sun-Star - As a father of four, I know how difficult it can be for working and middle-class families to save enough each month to send their children to a four-year college, even if they plan ahead. In Sacramento, I’m committed to bipartisan efforts that will make California’s universities...

California Sees Gridlock Ease in Governing

October 18, 2013
New York Times - the past month, California has been the stage for a series of celebrations of unlikely legislative success...

'Revenge porn' may soon be a crime in California

August 26, 2013
Los Angeles Times - In that innocent age before smartphones and laptops, perhaps the nastiest public revenge that a spurned beau could take was writing “for a good time call …” with his ex’s phone number on a men’s room wall (in the interest of gender fairness, a man's number might also have been...

GOP senator's stances may woo Latinos

April 24, 2013
San Francisco Chronicle - Republicans fearful of political blowback if they support national immigration reform could learn from state Sen. Anthony Cannella - an antiabortion, evangelical Christian Republican who represents a Central California district where 45 percent of the voters are Latino.

Some California GOP lawmakers urge immigration reform

January 31, 2013
ABC 30 - A show of support at the state Capitol Thursday for immigration reform: California lawmakers, both Democratic and Republican, are urging the federal government to pass sweeping legislation. It comes as the state's Latino population continues to grow.