Government Affairs Committee Resolutions Taken 5/20/13

UNITED CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE

PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

May 29, 2013 ~ Sherman Oaks, CA. The United Chambers of Commerce has taken the official positions on the following critical issues facing the San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles County and all of California.
Resolutions Taken on May 20, 2013

The Government Affairs Committee voted on May 20, 2013:

A motion was made to OPPOSE ACA 8:
Investing in Jobs and Infrastructure

Currently a two-thirds vote is required for local government – counties, cities and special districts to pass general obligation bond measures to fund infrastructure projects. United Chambers opposes any legislation that would lower the voting threshold from two-thirds to 55% specifically ACA8.
We invite your comments and questions. Please direct your inquiries to the Executive Director of United Chambers of Commerce: marian@unitedchambers.org.

Next Government Affairs Meeting will be on Monday June 17, 2013