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2nd Annual State & Federal Policy Update

Date: 
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Time: 
11 AM - 1PM
Event type: 
Presentation
Location: 
The Enterprise Building fka Anderson building
320 North E Street
San Bernardino
CA
92401
Event description: 

Join the Inland Empire Regional Chamber of Commerce, Small Business Majority and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce for a State and Federal Policy Update regarding the effects current policies are having on business.

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce will discuss the following topics:

  • U.S. Chamber policy priorities in 2019
  • United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)
  • Tariffs
  • Immigration
  • Infrastructure
  • Getting things done (or trying to) in a divided Congress
  • The business community's role in rebuilding the governing middle

Small Business Majority will discuss the following topics:

  • Advocacy 101: Make Your Small Business Voice Heard -- Have you ever wanted to engage in local or statewide policy as a small business owner? Are there issues you're interested in speaking out about as a small business or community advocate?
  • How to become a small business advocate and how entrepreneurs can use their voices to impact local and statewide change.
  • Learn about ways small business owners have partnered with Small Business Majority and other business groups to move the needle on important legislation.
  • Best practices when reaching out to policymakers and legislators
  • How to get engaged with the media
  • Tips on tying in your small business story/perspective
  • Current legislation and issues to get involved within 2019, including healthcare, retirement, access to capital and more!
Event topic: 
General Small Business