On May 23rd 2012, Slavic American Chamber of Commerce successfully held Third Annual Legislative Day at the California State Capitol. Over 70 people have attended the event. Keynote speaker State Controller John Chiang, addressed current State Budget situation and talked about unclaimed properties that are available for state residents (including chamber members) to receive back. Among other guest speakers were Assemblymember Roger Dickinson, Assemblymember Dr. Richard Pan, Sacramento City Council Member Steve Cohn, Superior Court Judge Tami Bogert and NFIB Communication Director Michelle Orrock.
After luncheon, members have taken a VIP tour of the State Assembly and Senate as well as visited State legislators from Sacramento area. We would like to thank our sponsors: Wells Fargo, McDonalds, Comcast, Quality Construction by VM, Kaiser Permanente and Romex Transportation Services, Inc., for supporting this event. Also, many thanks to those members who took a day off and participated at The Legislative Day.