Cannella http://kvpr.org en California Republicans Urge Federal Immigration Reform http://kvpr.org/post/california-republicans-urge-federal-immigration-reform <p>The Republican Party isn’t typically seen as leading the charge on federal immigration reform. But in California some Republicans have become outspoken supporters of Congressional action.&nbsp; Katie Orr reports from Sacramento.</p><p>Republican State Senator Anthony Cannella is one of two lawmakers who travelled to Washington DC this week to press for immigration reform.</p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 23:15:22 +0000 Katie Orr 16995 at http://kvpr.org California Republicans Urge Federal Immigration Reform Central Valley Lawmaker: California Should Give Counties More Money to Fund Realignment http://kvpr.org/post/central-valley-lawmaker-california-should-give-counties-more-money-fund-realignment <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p>A California lawmaker says the shift of tens of thousands of state prisoners to county supervision has become a strain for some counties.&nbsp; As Marianne Russ reports from Sacramento, he wants the state to give those counties more money.</p><p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 22:22:14 +0000 Marianne Russ 11199 at http://kvpr.org Central Valley Lawmaker: California Should Give Counties More Money to Fund Realignment