As the Legislature got down to work Monday, Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg announced committee assignments. Here are the assignments for the three state senators from our area:
Cathleen Galgiani, D-Stockton, will lead the Agriculture Committee and serve on the Business, Professions and Economic Development; Governmental Organization; and Transportation and Housing committees.
Tom Berryhill, R-Modesto, will serve as vice chairman of two committees, Banking and Financial Institutions and Human Services, and will serve on Agriculture; Budget and Fiscal Review; and Governmental Organization.
Anthony Cannella, R-Ceres, will serve as vice chairman of the Natural Resources and Water Committee and will serve on the Agriculture; Energy, Utilities & Communications; Governmental Organization; and Transportation and Housing committees.