The United Chambers of Commerce Says No on Proposition 15

Richard Fisk
Chair, Government Affairs Committee, United Chambers Of Commerce San Fernando Valley Region

The United Chambers of Commerce opposed the Split-Roll initiative when it was presented at the Government Affairs meeting last spring.  Now that it is a formal ballot issue as Proposition 15, our opposition is still intact.  Why? Proponents of Proposition 15, the property tax increase on businesses, say this new tax money could be used […]

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When it Comes to Small Business, Governor, Actions Speak Louder than Words

Richard Fisk
Chair, Government Affairs Committee, United Chambers Of Commerce San Fernando Valley Region

Governor Gavin Newsom expressed strong support for the state small businesses that are greatly suffering during the pandemic but when he had the chance to show that support to produce needed masks, he turned not to small businesses in California but a large conglomerate overseas. The governor said, “the extreme curtailment of consumer spending resulting […]

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