Legislative Advocacy Updates

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News from the Gulf-California Broadcast Company and The Desert Sun: Palm Springs, California – The Gulf-California Broadcast Company and The Desert Sun will join efforts for a live one-hour televised debate between incumbent Rep. Raul Ruiz (D) and his Republican challenger, State Senator Jeff Stone. Ruiz and Stone will face-off on Sunday, October 16, 2016. […]Read More

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News from CalChamber: Congress returns from its summer recess today for four more weeks of pre-election action. The California Chamber of Commerce is urging the California congressional delegation to prevent the loss of U.S. jobs to foreign competitors by supporting the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). Delaying congressional approval of TPP for just one year would cost […]Read More

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News from Assembly Member Garcia: (SACRAMENTO) With the Legislature’s end of session deadline looming, one more bill by Assemblyman Eduardo Garcia cleared the legislative process and is making its way to the Governor: AB 2414, Desert Healthcare District Expansion, This bill will allow expansion of the existing Desert Healthcare District to include the East Coachella […]Read More

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News from CalChamber: With little notice, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) recently announced two mandatory poster changes. Beginning August 1, employers must post updated versions of the Federal Minimum Wage poster and the Federal Employee Polygraph Protection Act poster. The DOL made these changes the last week in July, allowing little time for employers […]Read More

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News from the US Chamber: U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President for Government Affairs Bruce Josten issued the following statement today upon the White House’s release of its final guidance for environmental reviews conducted under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA): “While we fully support the fundamental goal of NEPA, which is to ensure […]Read More