2012 Business Issues and Legislative Guide


Creating Certainty in an Uncertain Economy

2012 Business Issues and Legislative Guide

2012 Business Issues eBook

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

There is an executive summary of priority issues and then in-depth analysis of state and federal issues the CalChamber considers crucial to a strategy for economic recovery.

Premier Sponsors: Wells Fargo Bank

Premium Sponsors:
                            Goddard Claussen
                            Enterprise Rent-A-Car
                            Bridgestone Firestone

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

All files are in PDF format. Download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Letter to Readers
Executive Summary

State Issues

Federal Issues

2012 Issue Summaries

Agriculture and Resources Privacy
Environmental Regulation Tourism
International Trade Transportation
Labor and Employment


CalChamber Policy/Executive Team

Legislative Guide

Media Guide

Candidate Recruitment

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.