Advocacy

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Business Advocacy Committee Meeting

Our Business Advocacy committee meets twice a month on the second and fourth Thursdays from 8:30am until 10:00am at the THCC office (823 E Speedway). Meetings are open to all members.

"Nobody will ever deprive the American people of the right to vote except the American people themselves and the only way they could do this is by not voting." -  Franklin D. Roosevelt

One of the most important actions you can take as a business owner is to encourage your staff to register to vote! Visit www.VotaAZ.org for information on state candidates and election resources.

Please pick up the registration form and take action! How do we better our community if our community members do not participate?
Click here to download voter registration form!

The Tucson Hispanic Chamber supports the following principles for existing or potential new legislation.

1. Where appropriate, support actions which lower the cost of doing business for local business.

2. Support actions which encourage government, business and consumers to “Buy Local”.

3. Where regulations add cost to business – analyze:
  • a. Direct benefit to business and its employees
  • b. Indirect benefit to business and its employees
  • a. Direct benefit to customers
  • b. Indirect benefit to customers
4. If marginal direct or indirect benefit to business – analyze:
5. Encourage decisions which promote the further development of an economic environment that is conducive to business transactions and nationally and international competitive.