Legislative Advocacy Updates

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News from the US Chamber Washington, DC: This is a critical time for our economy. While employment and wage growth are up, manufacturing and business investment are down. To keep our economy growing, our nation’s leaders must take decisive action to restore certainty and boost business confidence. They can start by passing the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, […]Read More

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News from SoCalGas Los Angeles, CA: Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today applauded the more than 100 local governments across Southern California, representing approximately 6.75 million Californians, that have passed resolutions in support of affordable and balanced strategies to reduce emissions from buildings and that call on state policymakers to preserve consumers’ ability to choose either natural gas or electric appliances […]Read More

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News from Assemblymember Garcia: Sacramento, CA: With only a few weeks left in this year’s Legislative Session, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) is pleased to report that his farmworker and Native American housing initiatives have passed favorably in the Senate Appropriations Committee and are ready to go before the Senate for a floor vote. “These measures […]Read More

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News from Cal Chamber: Sacramento, CA:  An anti-arbitration bill identified by the California Chamber of Commerce as a job killer will burden the overworked court system if adopted. AB 51 (Gonzalez; D-San Diego) prohibits arbitration of labor and employment claims as a condition of employment. The CalChamber has tagged AB 51 as a job killer due […]Read More