Category Archives: Legislative News

AzLTA CEO and MA Partner Testify Before House Commerce Committee

Arizona Lodging and Tourism Association President and CEO Kim Sabow testified with Molera Alvarez Partner Jaime Molera before the Arizona House Commerce Committee this month. Ms. Sabow highlighted the significant economic contribution our tourism industry provides to Arizona and Molera … Continue reading

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MA Partner Interviews Speaker and President for GPCC Board

During the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce’s Board Retreat, MA Partner Jaime A. Molera, moderated a discussion with Senate President Steve Yarbrough and Speaker of the House J.D. Mesnard regarding the upcoming Arizona legislative session.

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Molera Alvarez hosts dinner for Arizona Legislative Delegation in Mexico City

Ruben Alvarez and Jaime Molera hosted a delegation of Arizona Legislative and business leaders to discuss the need for stronger relationships and economic trade between the U.S. and Mexico. The dinner, held at the Gran Hotel overlooking the Mexican Presidential … Continue reading

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Coca-Cola Hosts Reception for Board of Hispanic Caucus Chairs

During the National Conference of State Legislatures Annual Legislative Summit in Boston held August 6-9, 2017, the Coca-Cola Office of Latin Affairs attended the Board of Hispanic Caucus Chairs two-day board retreat and hosted a VIP reception, which was held … Continue reading

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Molera Presents At Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce Legislative Wrap-Up

On May 31st, the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce (GPCC) held their annual Legislative Wrap-Up Breakfast which included: Arizona Senate President Steve Yarbrough, Arizona Speaker of the House J.D. Mesnard (who received GPCC’s Legislator of the Year Award from CEO/Pres. … Continue reading

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2017 Arizona Legislative Session Adjourns Sine Die

The Arizona Legislature wrapped up the 2017 Legislative Session on May 10th, bringing the session duration to 122 days. Of the 1,079 bills originally posted, 353 were passed. The Governor signed 342 into law and vetoed 11. The FY18 budget … Continue reading

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AzLTA on Capitol Hill

On May 18, 2017, the Arizona Lodging and Tourism Association led a delegation of board members and hotel operators to Washington, DC to meet with Arizona Congressional members to advocate on behalf of the lodging and tourism industry by communicating … Continue reading

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Molera Alvarez Presents to Arizona/Sonora Joint Legislative Committee

Molera Alvarez Partner Jaime A. Molera presented to a Joint Legislative Committee from the respective Arizona and Sonora, Mexico legislatures, on behalf of the Arizona Lodging and Tourism Association. Mr. Molera gave the committee information on the economic effects of … Continue reading

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Valley Partnership Leads Effort to Reform GPLET Program

Last week, Arizona Governor Ducey signed H.B. 2213 (GPLET Reform) into law, legislation that reformed a vital economic development tool in Arizona. Valley Partnership, with the assistance of the legislative affairs team at Molera Alvarez, spearheaded the effort to turn … Continue reading

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Molera Alvarez Partner Presents to Arizona CEO Summit

On September 19, 2016, Jaime A. Molera presented to a joint meeting of Greater Phoenix Leadership, Southern Arizona Leadership Council, and Northern Arizona Leadership Alliance to discuss the outlook for the 2017 legislative session. Molera Alvarez (who represents these organizations) … Continue reading

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