|Job Killers Head to Governors Desk|
(September 7, 2012) CalChamber Vice President of Government Relations Marc Burgat urges members to write letters to stop the four job killer bills that await action by the governor and would have a negative impact on California jobs and the economy.
|CalChamber Recaps Final Week of Session|
(September 6, 2012) Marc Burgat, CalChamber vice president of government relations, reports that the focus on job creation and economic health was heard in the Legislature.
|Agriculture Bills Would Raise Costs, Drive Production Out of State|
(July 23, 2012) Policy Advocates Jennifer Barrera and Marti Fisher discuss two CalChamber-opposed "job killer" bills, AB 1313 (Allen; D-Santa Rosa) and AB 2346 (Butler; D-Los Angeles), that would drive up the cost of food and commodities for consumers.
|California Cities Rank Low on Forbes' List of Business-Friendly Communities|
(July 6, 2012) Denise Davis, CalChamber vice president of media relations and external affairs, explains on KFBK radio how naïve policies contributed to the low rankings of California cities on Forbes' list of 200 Business-Friendly Communities.
|CalChamber Testifies In Opposition To SB 1572 - Committee Passes Illegal Tax|
(July 2, 2012) A California Chamber of Commerce-opposed “job killer” bill, SB 1572 (Pavley; D-Agoura Hills), increases energy costs, including fuel prices on consumers and businesses, today passed the Assembly Natural Resources Committee 6-3.
|CalChamber Testifies in Opposition to AB 1999 - Limits Ability to Manage Employees|
(June 27, 2012) CalChamber Policy Advocate Jennifer Barrera testifies against a California Chamber of Commerce-opposed “job killer” that hampers California employers' ability to conduct business and subjects them to costly litigation.
|Marc Burgat Appears on Comcast Newsmakers to Discuss Job Killer List|
(April 25, 2012) CalChamber Vice President of Government Relations Marc Burgat appears on Comcast Newsmakers to discuss the bills on the “job killer” list.
|Illegal Tax Will Increase Energy and Fuel Costs|
(April 24, 2012) CalChamber Policy Advocate Brenda Coleman testifies in opposition to AB 1532 (John A. Pérez; D-Los Angeles) and AB 2404 (Fuentes; D-Los Angeles), which have been labeled as "job killers."
|Marc Burgat Pinpoints the 'Worst of the Worst' on the Job Killer List|
(April 16, 2012) CalChamber Vice President of Government Relations Marc Burgat discusses bills on the "job killer" list and pin-points the 'worst of the worst' on KFMB radio in San Diego.
|'Job Killer' Tag More Important Than Ever to Legislators and Governor|
(October 13, 2011) Today, CalChamber released the newest installment of CalChamber News, highlighting the success of the longstanding “job killer” program.
|Allan Zaremberg Discusses Job Killers on KTTV in Los Angeles|
(August 25, 2011) CalChamber President and CEO Allan Zaremberg discusses two Job Killer bills moving through the legislature during the final weeks of session on Fox KTTV in Los Angeles.
(August 15, 2011) CalChamber today released the first installment of its newly developed series “CalChamber News,” a video project aimed at keeping CalChamber members and others informed of public policy issues impacting our job climate.
|Bills Inflating Legal Costs Await Action|
(July 29, 2011) Two Chamber of Commerce-opposed "job killer" bills, AB 559 (Swanson; D-Oakland) and AB 1062 (Dickinson; D-Sacramento) will inflate legal costs if approved, await action by the Senate.
|2011 Job Killer Update|
(July 25, 2011) CalChamber Vice President of Government Relations Marc Burgat gives an update on the 2011 "job killers" and urges members to continue helping CalChamber policy advocates to stop bills that would have a negative impact on the economy.
|CalChamber Opposes Bill Undermining Efficient Dispute Resolution|
(June 28, 2011) CalChamber Policy Advocate Mira Guertin testifies against AB 1062, which increases litigation costs for employers.
|CalChamber Opposes Climate Change Tax Increase Bill, SB 535|
(June 27, 2011) CalChamber Policy Advocate Brenda Coleman testifies against SB 535 (de Leon — Los Angeles) which would Increases costs and discourages job growth by implementing unlimited fees and taxes under a cap-and-trade system.
|KFBK on CalChamber's Job Killer list|
(May 31, 2011) Marc Burgat, CalChamber vice president, government relations, highlights CalChamber's 2011 “job killer” bills on Sacramento radio station KFBK.
|Allan Zaremberg on KFMB|
(May 31, 2011) CalChamber President and CEO Allan Zaremberg discusses the 2011 "job killer" bills on San Diego radio station KFMB.
|Job Killer Bills on KMJ Fresno|
(May 26, 2011) Denise Davis, vice president, media relations/external affairs, discusses CalChamber's 2011 “job killer” bill list on Fresno radio station KMJ.
|CalChamber Vice President Urges Businesses to Help Stop 'Job Killers'|
(May 25, 2011) CalChamber Vice President of Government Relations Marc Burgat discusses the CalChamber's "job killer list" and urges members to help stop legislation that would have a negative impact on California jobs and the economy.
|SB 129 Marijuana Bill Hearing|
(March 29, 2011) CalChamber Policy Advocate Jennifer Barrera testifies against SB 129 a bill that establishes a protected classification for employees who use medical marijuana.
|Job Killer Call to Action|
(September 13, 2010) Marc Burgat, CalChamber Vice President of Government Relations urges members to write letters to Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to stop 11 remaining 'Job Killer' bills that have reached his desk.
|Unrestrained Government Control|
(August 23, 2010) CalChamber Policy Advocate Marti Fisher discusses SB 900 (Alquist, D-Santa Clara) and AB 1602 (Perez, D-Los Angeles) which prematurely create overly broad and expansive governance and guidelines which could lead to unnecessary cost increases and limited choice for empoyers.
|Updates on Job Killer and Job Creator Bills|
(June 15, 2010) Jeanne Cain discusses the CalChamber "job killer" and "job creator" bills at the 2010 Public Affairs Council Election Retreat.
|Marc Burgat discusses CalChamber's Job Killer list|
(June 14, 2010) CalChamber Vice President of Government Affairs Marc Burgat discusses the Job Killer list and CalChamber's work to stop legislature that negatively affects California's businesses.
|Marc Burgat Talks About the Job Killer List|
(May 19, 2009) CalChamber Vice President of Government Relations Marc Burgat mentions the state of the economy and the business environment in California when talking about the release of the CalChamber Job Killer list.