Expanding Opportunity An Agenda for All Californians


2017 Business Issues and Legislative Guide

The CalChamber prepares this guide annually to provide comprehensive overviews of our priorities and the data to support our positions.

The CalChamber Agenda for All Californians encompasses five critical goals so that all segments of the state’s top 10 global economy have a chance to do better: invest in transportation and water infrastructure; increase housing supply; make energy more affordable; update labor laws and reduce litigation; and invest in education and a skilled workforce.

Premier Sponsor: Chevron

Bronze Sponsor: Enterprise

Iron Sponsors: Automobile Club, Comcast

Special thanks to our CalChamber Cornerstone Members: Albertsons, AT&T, Automobile Club of Southern California, Bank of America, Chevron, Edison International, Kaiser Permanente, Pacific Gas and Electric Company,  Sempra Energy, Verizon and Wells Fargo Bank

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See the links below for in-depth analyses of state and federal issues the CalChamber considers crucial to our Agenda for All Californians. All links below use Adobe PDF.

Expanding Opportunity: An Agenda for All Californians

State Issues

Federal Issues

2017 Issue Summaries

Campaign for California Jobs

About CalChamber

Candidate Recruitment/Development

Legislative Guide

Media Guide

Pictorial Roster of Elected Officials

Issue Updates

Updates on issues will appear each week in the California Chamber of Commerce legislative newsletter, Alert, or on the CalChamber website. Sign up for free e-mail updates at www.calchamber.com or download the CalChamber Alert app at www.calchamber.com/mobile.

Order a Complete Copy of the Guide

Additional copies of this Guide are available for $20 each. Mail checks to California Chamber of Commerce, P.O. Box 1736, Sacramento, CA 95812-1736, Attn: Business Issues.