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Senator Andreas Borgeas (R-Fresno) and Senate Republican Leader Scott Wilk (R-Santa Clarita) released a joint statement urging Sacramento leadership to incorporate the provisions of Senate Bill 265, a measure by Senator Borgeas that would provide much needed tax relief on the COVID-19 loans provided to save businesses and protect jobs, …continue reading

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The Keep California Working Act (SB74 Borgeas-Caballero) has recently attracted an even stronger coalition of statewide legislative support. As of today, 63 out of 120 California legislators, more than half the Legislature, have signed on to the bill, which would invest $2.6 billion of California’s unanticipated revenue in one-time grants …continue reading

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Senator Andreas Borgeas (R-Fresno), Senator Anna Caballero (D-Salinas), and Assemblywoman Cottie Petrie-Norris (D-Laguna Beach) unveiled new coalition support and legislative details of the Keep California Working Act earlier this morning during a virtual press conference. The Keep California Working Act, otherwise known as Senate Bill 74, is a bipartisan small …continue reading

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The Keep California Working Act garnered more momentum in the Legislature with new co-authors announcing their support for the bill within the last week. With the new additions, a total of thirty-seven legislators are now supporting the measure. This milestone signifies an opportunity for the Legislature to work together on …continue reading

California State Treasurer Fiona Ma, CPA, will host the continuation of the webinar series “Jumpstart Business Operations” presented by Mike Brown, founder of The Brainzooming Group. “As California businesses continue to pivot from survival mode to re-opening efforts it’s imperative we help them develop strategies and innovative techniques to succeed,” …continue reading

California State Treasurer Fiona Ma, CPA, will host the continuation of the webinar series “Jumpstart Business Operations” presented by Mike Brown, founder of The Brainzooming Group. “As California businesses continue to pivot from survival mode to re-opening efforts it’s imperative we help them develop strategies and innovative techniques to succeed,” …continue reading

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Governor Gavin Newsom issued a proclamation declaring July 2020, as “California for All Small Business Month” today as the Governor’s Task Force on Business and Jobs Recovery launches a new campaign encouraging Californians to help small businesses in their communities operate safely during the pandemic. The state’s new campaign, Calling …continue reading

Around 87% of business owners say their businesses are hurting from the coronavirus, according to WalletHub’s new Coronavirus Small Business Survey, released today. This survey, which follows WalletHub’s report on State Economies Most Exposed to Coronavirus, shows some of the ways in which COVID-19 has impacted business owners’ livelihoods and …continue reading