The Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce of Commerce work hard each week to keep you updated on important business issues during the 2015 General Assembly session.
February 10th marked the midpoint or "crossover" of the 2015 General Assembly session. There were a number of significant bills impacting the business community in the Commonwealth and, as budget proposals emerged from each legislative Chamber, priorities were defined to a large degree.
The Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce is working hard each week to keep you updated on important business issues during the 2015 General Assembly session.
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Working with our members and partners in various industry sectors, we continue to focus on distinct areas of public policy that are most critical to our members and their growth. We look forward to working with our members to continuously update and focus our policy agenda based on the feedback and concerns expressed.
Your Chamber is an advocate in local and state government for businesses. Read on to review legislation that your Chamber is monitoring.
The Chamber is an advocate in local and state government for businesses and works closely with elected officials to create economic prosperity and enhance the quality of life. Virginia's 2015 General Assembly session convenes on January 14, 2015.
On November 4, elections will be held in Virginia Beach, Portsmouth and Suffolk for City Council and School Board positions. The Hampton Roads Chamber is educating the business community and the region regarding the candidates and pertinent issues.
Members of the General Assembly will now be called on in the 2015 legislative session to make significant adjustments to the two year spending plan. Budget cuts will impact all phases of state government and services including many that touch the business community on a daily basis.
The Virginia Chamber of Commerce has released its 2014 Legislative Report Card, the Virginia General Assemblys voting record on key business issues.