Governor’s Veto Example of Empty Promises
Friday, May 17, 2019
Feed (http://kansaschamber.org/feed)


Topeka, KS (May 17, 2019) The Kansas Chamber President and CEO Alan Cobb released the following statement regarding Gov. Laura Kelly’s veto of House Bill 2033:   “It’s extremely disappointing to learn Governor Kelly vetoed a reasonable effort to show middle ground on addres... .. read more..

Job Killers Held in Legislative Fiscal Committees
Friday, May 17, 2019
Advocacy – California Chamber of Commerce (https://advocacy.calchamber.com)


Strong opposition from the California Chamber of Commerce and its pro-jobs allies prevented four job killer bills from advancing beyond legislative fiscal committees yesterday. The CalChamber is pleased that lawmakers recognized the detrimental impact The post Job Killers Held in Legislative Fisc... .. read more..

CalChamber Alert
Friday, May 17, 2019
Advocacy – California Chamber of Commerce (https://advocacy.calchamber.com)


https://calchamberalert.com/ The post CalChamber Alert appeared first on Advocacy - California Chamber of Commerce . .. read more..

Immigration Reform Key to Solving Wisconsin, U.S. Workforce Shortages
Thursday, May 16, 2019
WMC (https://www.wmc.org)


MADISON – President Donald Trump unveiled a plan to reform U.S. immigration policy on Thursday, which would include making changes to how immigrant visas are granted. Under the President’s proposal, more priority would be given to immigrants who have the … Continued .. read more..

Rep. Jason Nemes says votes are close for pension special session, discusses ...
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Bottom Line (http://kychamberbottomline.com)


In an interview with The Bottom Line on Thursday, Rep. Jason Nemes of Louisville said the House is very close to having the votes to pass a pension reform bill to deal with regional universities and quasi-governmental agencies and added […] The post Rep. Jason Nemes says votes are close for... .. read more..

Joanne Hilferty to Chair AIM Board of Directors
Thursday, May 16, 2019
AIM Business Insider (http://blog.aimnet.org/aim-issueconnect)


BOSTON, May 16, 2019–Joanne K. Hilferty, president and CEO of Morgan Memorial Goodwill Industries in Boston, is set to be elected Chair of the Board of Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) Friday as the state’s largest business association convenes for its annual meeting. .. read more..

WMC Thanks Republican Legislators for Stopping Attempt to Raise Property Taxes
Thursday, May 16, 2019
WMC (https://www.wmc.org)


MADISON – Democratic state senators tried to use a procedural move on Wednesday to pull so-called “dark store” legislation to the floor in an attempt to raise property taxes on local businesses. However, the plan was stopped by their Republican … Continued .. read more..

12 Job Killer Bills Await Action by Legislative Fiscal Committees
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Advocacy – California Chamber of Commerce (https://advocacy.calchamber.com)


The fate of 12 bills identified by the California Chamber of Commerce as job killers depends on decisions today by fiscal committees in the Assembly and Senate. The Assembly and Senate Appropriations committees face The post 12 Job Killer Bills Await Action by Legislative Fiscal Committees appear... .. read more..

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