Legislative Advocacy Updates

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Sacramento, CA – Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) joins Majority Leader Ian Calderon (D-Whittier) to introduce Assembly Bill 1127, requiring baby diaper changing stations be installed in men’s and women’s restrooms in restaurants, department stores and other frequently visited public buildings and businesses in California. AB 1127 will obligate buildings owned by a state or local […]Read More

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News from Sacramento Sacramento, CA:  Today, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) was named The California Park and Recreation Society’s (CPRS) “Legislator of the Year.” CPRS is an extensive statewide membership coalition dedicated to park and recreation networking and advocacy. The award was presented this morning, at the CPRS’s Annual Parks and Recreation Conference and Expo. Longtime […]Read More

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INDIO, CA–Local elected officials, residents, and housing advocates today highlighted the impacts of California’s affordable housing crisis in the Coachella and Imperial Valleys in a hearing hosted by Assemblymember David Chiu (D – San Francisco), Chair of the California Assembly Committee on Housing and Community Development, and Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D – Coachella). Today’s hearing […]Read More

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From the United States Chamber of Commerce, Credit the US Chamber Staff: “We’ve cut off the fuel supply” to businesses, U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue explained in Chicago. “And guess what—America’s economic engine is sputtering.” Following up the successful State of American Business address, Donohue took the Chamber’s pro-growth agenda to Chicago. In […]Read More

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News from the United States Chamber of Commerce – Article by Sean Hackbarth Washington DC: Now that a federal judge blocked President Barack Obama’s misguided overtime rule, should the incoming Trump administration push ahead with defending it in court? The USA Today editorial board says, “yes.” But as Randy Johnson, senior vice president of labor, […]Read More