Legislative Advocacy Updates

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Generally, local elections are best left exactly there, with locals.  But occasionally decisions made at a local level have an impact on our entire valley.  Our neighbors in Palm Springs are currently facing one of those decisions. It is with that in mind that the Greater Coachella Valley Chamber of Commerce is encouraging a no […]Read More

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Recognition of Excellence in Business Advocacy, Helping Members Comply with Labor Laws Sacramento, CA:  The California Chamber of Commerce has awarded their 2018 President’s Circle Award to the Greater Coachella Valley Chamber of Commerce (GCVCC). The award, first presented in 2009, recognizes chambers for excellence in business advocacy and helping their members comply with California […]Read More

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News from the US Chamber of Commerce Thomas M. Sullivan, Vice President, Small Business Policy Ryan Ellis, Forbes columnist, tax policy expert Washington DC:  As business leaders are all too aware, tax day happened last month – an annual occurrence dreaded by the nearly 30 million small business owners operating in the United States. Congress […]Read More

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The Greater Coachella Valley Chamber of Commerce (GCVCC) has announced their 2nd Quarter Legislative Breakfast featuring State Senator Jeff Stone. The breakfast will be held at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in the Special Event Center on May 18th.  Registration for the event begins at 7:30 AM, with the breakfast schedule from 8 AM until 9:30 […]Read More

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News from Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia: (Sacramento – CA) – This week, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) successfully ushered out several of his regional economic priority bills through the Jobs, Economic Development, and the Economy (JEDE) Committee. In collaboration with the current JEDE Chair, Assemblymember Quirk-Silva (D- Orange County) and other colleagues, AB 2312, AB 2463, and […]Read More

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Request from the US Chamber of Commerce: Washington, DC – The United States Chamber of Commerce is asking local business owners and chamber members for their help understanding the impact of the recent tax reform on their business. Their goal is to populate an impact map, and they need your stories. To participate in the […]Read More