Category Archives: Legislative News

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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Molera Does Tele-Townhall with Governor Ducey

Molera Alvarez Partner Jaime A. Molera participated in a tele-townhall on September 28th with Arizona Governor Doug Ducey discussing why Arizona must reject Proposition 205 – an initiative to legalize recreational marijuana in Arizona. “It was an honor to partner … Continue reading

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Molera Alvarez Partners Attend GOP Convention in Cleveland, Ohio

Ruben Alvarez and Jaime Molera attended the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio last week. Ruben Alvarez said, “it was a terrific time to both connect with the Arizona leaders who attended, as well as reconnect with many of our … Continue reading

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Molera Addresses Audience at GPCC Legislative Wrap-Up Breakfast

Molera Alvarez Partner Jaime Molera provided an overview of what transpired at the Capitol this session during the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Legislative Wrap-Up breakfast. Molera commented on how successful the Chamber’s efforts were this past session. He … Continue reading

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Molera Speaks to SRP PAC on Need for Prop 123

Molera Alvarez Partner, Jaime A. Molera, spoke to the employees of Salt River Project (SRP) on the importance of passing Proposition 123. Along with SRP Executive Molly Greene, Molera outlined the specifics of the plan to over 100 SRP members … Continue reading

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