CalChamber President Issues Statement on Passing of Senator Sharon Runner

SACRAMENTO, CA — California Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Allan Zaremberg today released the following statement on the passing of Senator Sharon Runner:

“Senator Runner was dedicated to serving California and her constituents, but she was much more. She was a gracious human being who treated everyone with respect and was trusted by all in return. Sharon was a role model for all of us.”


Senator Sharon Runner
Senator Sharon Runner

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