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Chamber of Commerce Notes From The President By Mark Turner, President /CEO, Gilroy Chamber of Commerce T he Gilroy Chamber of Commerce continues to track various bills being introduced by the California State Legislature. Currently there are a number of bills that are considered to be “Job Killers.” The Chamber’s Government Relations Committee reviews such legislation and makes recommendations to the Chamber Board regarding action to take with lawmakers. Whenever there is concern regarding the negative affects a bill may have on the business community, the Gilroy Chamber of Commerce will take a position to oppose. While standing guard against undesirable legislation, the Chamber also looks for and supports the kind of laws that are beneficial to the business community. To view bills coming out of Sacramento you can click on the Gilroy Prosperity Page at gilroy.org. The Chamber of Commerce held a successful mixer event in May at Hecker Pass Plaza which was hosted by the Gilroy Hall of Fame. The purpose of the Gilroy Hall of Fame Committee is to select and recommend outstanding and distinguished citizens for their lifetime of special affirmative contributions to the enrichment of Gilroy by their induc FFFRv&bfRFfGV2Ɨfr"v&pv&f"W72FGvVGffRV'2&R6VV7FVBGVRFFV"7&VFfG7&F&W6W&6VgVW72FVF6FfVFVW&6F&VFW'66W&vRBVW&r7&Bv6VB6vf6B&RFR&w&W70bv&FW6RFfGV2'FV"6G&'WF2FFR6VGB6f0&WGFW&VB6V7FfVǒf&vVBFRgVFVFVVVG2bv&( 2VVR@6&gV7F&27B6&W"V&W'2B'W6W72vW'2vFW&VBB6&FUfRvb&W6'@#2FR6&W"b6W&6Rv&vV6R6VFW"B6&FUfP&Rv&rFvWFW"Ff&FR'W6W726VGbFR'GVFW0FBW7BvF&Vv&BFFRR2vV( 2VvbFW&VB6֖p#bFRV2WV7FVBF'&rV&ǒVRFFR&VGW&rFRvVVbFRWfVB'W6W76W2FW&W7FVBV&r&R&WBFP'GVFW26F7BFRv&6&W"b6W&6RBCӃC"cC3p"6&W$v&&rvFFRVVFFbfBf6ƗG6&FrB66&r&w&'FR6VGb6F6&FW'FVBbVf&VFVFFR6&W b6W&6R7FVBGv6&Frv&62VR&W7FW&BvW'2@W&F'2vW&RvfVf&FrF727V7F7V6f27&FW&f"FP6&FrB66&r77FVB"fF2FfBFRv&6&W"b6W&6R2Bv6FVRF&R7G&rf6Rf FR'W6W726VGBFR6VGB&vRSt$( "$t( "4%DथTŒTuU5B#P6WF6VGĔRՀRՂ2FRGW7G'VFW G'V6&VB&FV7FffW&r7V6ǒf&VFV@ǖW'2FB&BFW"G'V6( 0&VB&FV7FrBg&W7B&W@FrR"FW"GW&R6F6WBW&2v&F26֖rW2FfW'6'2vW"@W&F"b6WF6VGĔRՀW&Rv&&"FW&66pĔRՂW&2v&VBFPWFFfRGW7G'f"fW #V'2ĔRՂ27&VB&FV7FfP6FrFB2&VV&V@f"fW"#V'2B2Ч6B7B'6&&r6V@FVrFW&FB6&PƖVBFf'GVǒ7W&f6R@2ƖVBBv&W77W&R@vFVW&GW&RB2G'FFPFV6&WB6V6G2B&G0FW"G'V6&VBfvrWfW'vRB7W'fR6FW&R27@6&v76RBvF"v2vFW"6BVFW"VFW&VF@vr'W7BFf&FWVFpWFRƖ6FĔRՂ6W0vFFvFRƖfWFRv'&GĔRՂ66&R7&VB7B6"FWfR6FVBFw2062ƗGFR&VBvv2FFP6WFRWFW&"bCfBpG&fVG&W"2vV2VFPVW2BG'V62R6f@FVf6V&f6V&66WF6VGƖWB6VR7GW&W0b6RbFR&V7G2FWfP7&VBFW66VB7FF6W2'Vr&&G2FVR6fW'2@W7B&WBG'V6"6"66W76'RVVB7F'FV"6w&@6VRvBFWfRFffW"6WF6VGĔRՂ26FVBBc@W&G&fRv&vևFF6