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Census 2020: A Crucial Deadline Approaches

2020 has been a year of significant change, or rather disruption, and as we think about the future, let’s not forget one of the most important ways to shape our future ...

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Advocating for Public Policy that Supports Business in a COVID-19 World

The California Legislature wrapped up its two-year session on Aug. 31. This past legislative session, we saw a number of measures to address the impact that Californians are ...

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Commemorating National Women’s Equality Day

COVID-19 continues to adversely affect businesses directly and indirectly in unprecedented ways, especially small businesses whose resources are already stretched thin. While ...

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Proposed Measure H Budget: L.A. County Should Double Down & Invest in What Works

This piece was co-authored by Carla Javits, President & CEO of REDF, and Maria S. Salinas, President & CEO of the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce. When healthy ...

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LA Regional COVID-19 Recovery Fund, Support for Small Business

The Chamber has always championed public policy and programs that support our local and diverse small business sector and given the current pandemic, our efforts have ...

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Chamber Welcomes Implementation of USMCA

After much anticipation, the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) is officially entering into law today, ushering in a new trade relationship between our three ...

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A Resilient Small Business Community

In early March, the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce led a delegation of Chamber and community members to Washington, D.C. for our annual legislative trip. There, we ...

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Protecting Our Economy by Protecting Our Small Businesses

In these unprecedented times, we reflect on the well-being of all Angelenos. This pandemic has rapidly changed the way we go about our everyday lives and left us to adapt to a new way of doing business.

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Leadership in Uncertain Times

Earlier this week a delegation led by the Chamber, representing a coalition of businesses, nonprofit leaders and partners in education, convened in our nation’s capital. The Chamber visits our federal lawmakers every year and advocates for matters of importance to the Los Angeles region.

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Building A Thriving Region For All

Each year, at the Chamber's annual Inaugural Dinner, we celebrate the contributions of the business community. This year marked a celebration of business leaders whose success in business and philanthropic efforts have contributed to a better Los Angeles.

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