California Small Business Profile

California's economy grew at a faster rate than the United States in 2012. California's real gross state product increased by 3.5 percent compared to 2.5 percent for U.S. gross domestic product. (Source: BEA)

AB 2416 Liens: Laborers and Employees

Unproven Wage Liens: This bill creates a dangerous and unfair precedent in the wage and hour arena by allowing employees to file liens on an employer's real or personal property, or property where work was performed, based upon alleged yet unproven wage claims. The bill is on the Senate Suspense file and will move to the Senate Floor next week.

Manufacturing Day is October 3, 2014

Manufacturing day is open to the general public but targets our youth; our future workforce to show them what manufacturing is really all about via a tour of your facility.

August 19, 2014 Webcast: Modernizing American Manufacturing Bonds Act

Rep. Hultgren (R-IL) and Rep. Neal (D-MA) recently introduced H.R. 5319, the Modernizing American Manufacturing Bonds Act.