Category: Blog – Public Affairs

Read the latest blogs from the Greater Phoenix Chamber on policy and advocacy.

Vote YES on Prop. 124 for our firefighters and police officers

The Chamber urges Arizona to vote YES on Prop. 124 to fix the underfunded Public Safety Personnel Retirement System.


April Bill Spotlight: HB 2502 – Medical Licensure Compact

This bill makes it easier for physicians to obtain licenses to practice in multiple states and increases our physician pipeline.


Many exciting changes coming soon for Arizona politics

With all the upcoming changes, the Chamber PAC will be soon interviewing legislative candidates and issuing endorsements.


March Bill Spotlight: SB 1455, Parental Opt-Out; Statewide Assessments

The Chamber supports policies that maintain high education standards and provide meaningful levels of training.

166 state and local business associations join lawsuit opposing EPA’s carbon regulations

The Chamber joined in filing an amicus brief explaining the devastating economic impact posed by the EPA’s carbon regulations.

February Bill Spotlight: HB 2386 – Patent Troll Prevention Act

The Greater Phoenix Chamber supports this bill as an important business protection mechanism against bad faith lawsuits.


All about Pension Reform: Everything voters need to know

An advocate for common-sense reforms, GPCC’s Public Affairs Committee supports legislation containing the pension reform package.


January Bill Spotlight: SB1005 – private fund advisers; exemption

The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce urges the members of the Legislature to join us in supporting SB 1005.

Greater Phoenix Chamber’s 2016 legislative priorities

the Chamber's public affairs team advocates at the Arizona Legislature for key issues on behalf of our Chamber members.

Ducey’s State of the State deserves cheers from business community

Economic development, education, and eliminating burdensome regulations were all named as top priorities for his administration.