By Fran Blackney
In preparation of the November 4th election, the Chamber’s Advocacy Task Force along with ClovisPAC endorses the following candidates and positions.
Congressional District 22 – Devin Nunes
We need him to continue his work on our national security
Assembly District 23 – Jim Patterson
A businessman who understands the need to control government’s impact on our small businesses
Senate District 14 – Tom Berryhill
A businessman and farmer who is working on our water issues
Controller – Ashley Swearingen
We need her fiscal responsibility
Proposition 1 – Support
Continues to address our dire water needs
Proposition 2 – Oppose
A “rainy day” fund gimmick and places a maximum on school district reserves that will negatively impact CUSD
Proposition 45 – Oppose
Places control of insurance rates in the hands of one person
Proposition 46 – Oppose
Under the guise of drug testing physicians, raises malpractice awards considerably that will impact attracting and keeping much needed physicians to California.
Proposition 47 – Oppose
Reduces the classification of many felonies to misdemeanors.
Proposition 48 – Oppose
Loosens the rules concerning construction of Indian casinos