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LA Daily News Op-Ed: ‘Bills will stifle innovation, consumers’

Federal antitrust bills threaten California businesses big and small

Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., speaks during a confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020,

Cadiz, Biden and Californians’ Right to Water

The California Aqueduct, which moves water from northern California to the state’s drier south, as it runs through the western Mojave Desert on April 21.

Letters to the Editor: More than 1 million Californians need better access to clean water. Cadiz can help

Water pours out from a pilot well on Cadiz Ranch in the Mojave Desert in 2012. (Los Angeles Times) Hiltzik argues that drought-stricken Californians should

FOX & FRIENDS FIRST: BizFed’s Tracy Hernandez discusses smash-and-grabs

Early this morning, I joined Carley Shimkus on Fox & Friends First to discuss Gov. Gavin Newsom’s newly unveiled $300 million plan to combat retail

Political Forecast 2021 – Key Takeaways

NYMag: ‘The Mayor Knew’

The Mayor Knew By Alissa Walker When Eric Garcetti gave his State of the City address on April 14, 2016, it was an unofficial


LOS ANGELES, Calif. (October 28, 2021) – A nonprofit business alliance dedicated to aggressively advocating for business growth, job creation and economic vitality logged a

California faces ‘existential’ dilemma in tackling climate change, housing crisis

  Oct. 17, 2021, 1:31 AM PDT By Alicia Victoria Lozano LOS ANGELES — Santa Monica resident Leonora Camner only has to open her windows to

Upskilling strategies to re-start the LA region’s economy

By PETER HIDALGO and MARIANNE HAVER HILL  PUBLISHED: May 20, 2021 at 11:49 p.m. | UPDATED: May 20, 2021 at 11:51 p.m. Current U.S. Commerce Secretary and former Rhode Island

2021 BizFed Pulse Poll Results

If California is such an ‘anti-business’ state, why is its economy booming?

By MICHAEL HILTZIK BUSINESS COLUMNIST  MAY 10, 2021 11:46 AM PT Is there anything that breeds more cognitive dissonance in the heads of business prognosticators than the