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Trans-Pacific Partnership Supported by 57 Percent of Santa Clara County Voters

Contact: Nancy Sanchez / nsanchez@svlg.org / 408-501-7879 Silicon Valley Leadership Group Poll: Trans-Pacific Partnership Supported by 57 Percent of Santa Clara County Voters San Jose, CA – May 20, 2016 – A Silicon Valley Leadership Group poll of 600 likely Santa Clara County voters revealed that 57 percent would support the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), versus 29 percent .. read more

Voters Likely to Support Santa Clara County Affordable Housing Bond

Contact: Nancy Sanchez / nsanchez@svlg.org / 408-501-7879 Silicon Valley Leadership Group Poll: Santa Clara County Voters Likely to Support Santa Clara County Affordable Housing Measure to Find Solutions for Veterans, Homeless, Seniors and the Disabled San Jose, CA – May 19, 2016 – A poll conducted by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group found that a .. read more

69 Percent Would Vote for Santa Clara County Transportation Measure to Relieve Traffic

Contact: Nancy Sanchez nsanchez@svlg.org 408-501-7879 Silicon Valley Leadership Group Poll: 69 Percent Would Vote for Santa Clara County Transportation Measure to Relieve Traffic San Jose, CA – May 18, 2016 – A Silicon Valley Leadership Group-led poll found that 69 percent of likely voters in Santa Clara County would support a potential transportation measure that the .. read more

On May 18th, 2016, posted in: Press Releases by , , , ,

Silicon Valley Leadership Group Poll: Santa Clara County Voters on Presidential Candidates

In an election for President, who would you most likely support, ___(a)___ or ___(b)___? 1. Hillary Clinton. …. 43%         30% … Bernie Sanders 2. Hillary Clinton. …. 64%        20% … Donald Trump About the Silicon Valley Leadership Group Annual Poll The Silicon Valley Leadership Group conducts an annual .. read more

On May 17th, 2016, posted in: Press Releases by

Silicon Valley Leadership Group Poll: San Jose Voters Strongly Favor Measure B to Help Fund Essential City Services

Silicon Valley Leadership Group Poll: San Jose Voters Strongly Favor Measure B to Help Fund Essential City Services San Jose, CA – May 17, 2016 – A new Silicon Valley Leadership Group poll reveals that 64 percent of San Jose voters would support Measure B in the June 7 election, versus 30 percent who would oppose .. read more

On May 17th, 2016, posted in: Press Releases by

Nearly 400 Middle School Girls To Learn About Career Opportunities in STEM Fields

- Silicon Valley Leadership Group’s “Young Women’s Leadership Summit” connects 130 women executives with students from underserved school districts – What:  The Silicon Valley Leadership Group is connecting nearly 400 middle school girls from underserved school districts with women leaders and mentors, to learn about career opportunities in leadership in science, technology, engineering and math .. read more

On April 19th, 2016, posted in: Press Releases by

“Cautious Optimism” on Region’s Health

“Cautious Optimism” on Region’s Health; With Growing Concerns Related to Housing, Traffic Congestion, Education and Skilled Labor – Survey from Silicon Valley Leadership Group offers data on key economic indicators and forecast into 2017 for region’s business climate – San Jose, Ca – April 14, 2016 – The Silicon Valley Leadership Group, which represents more than 400 .. read more

On April 13th, 2016, posted in: Press Releases by

San Jose City Council Candidate Questionnaire

Silicon Valley Leadership Group – San José City Council Candidate Questionnaire The purpose of the candidate questionnaire is to provide an open and transparent view of where local candidates for office in Silicon Valley stand on key issues that impact our local economy and quality of life. Many candidate questionnaires remain confidential. This is intentionally .. read more

On March 30th, 2016, posted in: Press Releases by ,

New study shows that while Silicon Valley continues to create jobs, the foundations of prosperity are under continued strain

Contact: Nancy Sánchez / nsanchez@svlg.org / 408.501.7879 Sue McAllister / SJMcAllister@siliconvalleycf.org / 650.450.5513 SVCIP.com San Jose, CA – March 2, 2016 – The landmark Silicon Valley Competitiveness and Innovation Project, which reviews data for 22 innovation-economy indicators locally and in technology regions across the country, shows that while Silicon Valley continues to create jobs, the .. read more

Silicon Valley Leadership Group unanimously votes to support TPP to help spur the economy and job growth

San Jose – Feb. 4, 2016 – The Silicon Valley Leadership Group, which has nearly 400 innovation economy member companies, unanimously voted today to support the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). The organization urged Congress to approve the agreement to help spur the economy and job growth, while fostering closer partnerships among the 12-member countries that represent .. read more

On February 4th, 2016, posted in: Press Releases by