Thursday, October 18, 2018

Attorney General Harris Lauds ROI of Public-Private Partnerships

Public-private partnerships are essential to bringing up-to-date technology to law enforcement efforts, California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris told a California Chamber of Commerce...

Controller Betty Yee Calls State Tax System ‘Unsustainable’

California has an “unsustainable” tax system, State Controller Betty T. Yee told the California Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors last week. “We are relying...

Innovations Transform State Economy to Open Doors to a Better California

Following are remarks presented by Joseph M. Otting, 2015 chair of the California Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, at the 90th Annual Sacramento...

CalChamber Board Member Crafts Song/Video to Inspire Gift to Veterans

Attorney George David Kieffer, a member of the California Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, has composed and directed a song and video to...

Governor Names CalChamber Vice President to International Trade Advisory Council

Susanne Stirling, California Chamber of Commerce vice president for international affairs, has been appointed to the International Trade and Investment Advisory Council by Governor...

CalChamber Members Boost Employment with Help of Tax Credit

A number of California Chamber of Commerce members are among businesses that will be adding jobs to their payrolls with the help of the...

Attorney General to Speak at Capitol Summit

California Attorney General Kamala Harris will be a special guest speaker at the California Chamber of Commerce Capitol Summit on May 27 in Sacramento. The...

Governor, CalChamber Chair, Kings Owner to Speak at Annual Sacramento Host Breakfast

California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. will be the featured speaker at the 90th Annual Sacramento Host Breakfast on May 28. In keeping with tradition,...

CalChamber Celebrates 125 Years

Following is the text of an email sent this week to California Chamber of Commerce members and customers. For 125 years, CalChamber has pursued...

Background Checks in California: What Employers Must Know

Considering the digital age and all the ways employers can access information about current and prospective employees, sometimes an employer learns too much about...

In Memoriam: Bill Campbell, Former Senator, Head of Manufacturers Association

Former Senate Republican Leader William P. Campbell, a former president of the California Manufacturers and Technology Association, passed away last weekend at his home...

Board Hears from Food/Ag Secretary, Senator

Members of the CalChamber Board of Directors hear presentations from Karen Ross, secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture, and Senator...

13 CalChamber Member Companies Land on ‘Best Places to Work’ in Sacramento List

Thirteen California Chamber of Commerce member companies were chosen by the Sacramento Business Journal as some of the best places to work in the Sacramento...

Economist Recaps Impact of High Costs on California Middle Class

Kevin Klowden, managing director of the California Center at the Milken Institute, reviews with the CalChamber Board of Directors a variety of statistics on...