AJR 27 is a California Assembly Joint Resolution which memorializes Congress to oppose the Free Trade Agreement between the United States and Colombia.
Schwarzenegger to Meet With Russian President
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger will meet with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev on Tuesday in San Francisco, before Medvedev travels to Washington to meet with President Barack Obama. The Russian leader plans to tour the Silicon Valley. The Sacramento Bee, June 22, 2010
Viewpoints: Free trade gets only lip service
This week marks the 80th anniversary of perhaps the most disastrous economic legislation in our nation's history. The Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act of 1930 was the signature failure of 20th century protectionism.
Sacramento Bee, June 19, 2010 Commentary by Representative Wall Herger-R (CD 2 - Chico)
SB 657 (Steinberg; D-Sacramento)
Mandates that “every retail seller and manufacturer doing business in this state” develop, maintain, and implement a policy addressing the eradication of slavery and human trafficking from their supply chain. The bill inappropriately makes California employers responsible for the actions of businesses with which they have no contractual relationship, are located in other countries, and could be engaged in activities that may best be handled on a diplomatic level.
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