Category: Blog – Public Affairs

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

Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce announces 2016 general election endorsements

The Chamber's Political Action Committee has endorsed 51 candidates for the Arizona Legislature prior to the Nov. 8 general election.

Pro-business candidates are counting on your Aug. 30 Primary vote

Voting in Arizona's Primary & General elections is vital to ensure we elect candidates that put business first.

Vote YES for Prop. 123 to help strengthen education system, state

The Greater Phoenix Chamber urges Arizona voters to vote YES on Prop. 123 to move students and schools forward.

04/27/2016

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.

04/27/2016

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.

04/27/2016

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.

03/31/2016

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.

02/25/2016

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.

02/10/2016