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The Leader – July 2016

Click here to read The Leader July 2016 Traffic Relief and Road Repair Measure Goes to the November Ballot By Chris O’Connor, Transportation Senior Associate The Silicon Valley Leadership Group recently surpassed a major milestone on an effort that could be a game changer for traffic relief and road repairs throughout Silicon Valley. After more .. read more

Silicon Valley Leadership Group Statement on Homelessness

San Jose – The Silicon Valley Leadership Group has a long-history of proactively leading and supporting statewide housing efforts like Proposition 1C (2006) and 46 (2002), which generated a combined $4.95 billion for affordable homes and homeless housing. In addition, in 2000, the Leadership Group was the driving force in establishing the Housing Trust Silicon .. read more

On June 29th, 2016, posted in: Press Releases by

Silicon Valley Leadership Group Statement on Hillary Clinton’s Tech and Innovation Initiative

“The Silicon Valley Leadership Group applauds presidential candidate Hillary Clinton for presenting her Initiative on Technology & Innovation. The Initiative reflects many of the policy priorities of the Leadership Group’s 400 member companies, including diversifying the STEM pipeline, increasing fundamental research funding, improving national digital infrastructure and strengthening cybersecurity. Clinton’s proposal conveys a vested interest .. read more

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

The Leader May 2016

Click here to read The Leader May 2016 Changing the Tide: The Importance of Sustaining Bay Area Wetlands By Lauren Boyd, Water Resources Associate, Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation Alongside access to skilled labor and entrepreneurial mindset, Silicon Valley Leadership Group member company CEOs consistently recognize climate and the natural environment as a key Silicon .. read more

The Leader – April 2016

Click here to read The Leader April 2016 Promoting a Pipeline of Women in STEM By Kristina Peralta, Director of Education and Workforce Innovation has long been the driving force behind Silicon Valley’s economic success. Silicon Valley’s innovative spirit has not only revolutionized technology, but how the world operates: From how we communicate to how .. read more

On April 7th, 2016, posted in: The Leader by , , ,