In Case You Missed It Archive

Modesto Bee EDITORIAL: State fights itself over fish, but we could be the real losers

August 29, 2016
This week, 20 legislators – including Sen. Anthony Cannella and assemblymembers Adam Gray and Kristin Olsen – urged the Fish & Game Commission to revisit its bass limits.

Label Technology honored for environmentally friendly business practices

August 4, 2016
Labels and Labeling - Label Technology, Inc., a California converter of flexible packaging, pouches, and pressure-sensitive labels, was named Green Business of the year by Senator Anthony Cannella in recognition of the company’s commitment to environmentally-friendly business practices.

Modesto Bee: Fingers pointing over courthouse construction crisis

July 18, 2016
…“Had this problem been brought to the attention of lawmakers in April, we are confident that bipartisan action could have been taken to address the funding shortfall,” reads the bipartisan letter. It was signed by Assembly members Kristin Olsen and Adam Gray, and Sens. Cathleen Galigiani, Anthony...

Merced Sun-Star: Gang violence prevention money headed to Merced

June 28, 2016
Gov. Jerry Brown approved the state budget Monday that includes the $4.5 million championed by Merced-area elected officials to fight gang violence and other law enforcement issues.

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...