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The Mercury News
One-third of Bay Area residents hope to leave soon, poll findswas headed in the right direction. "This survey underscores that we have a cho
One-third of Bay Area residents hope to leave soon, poll finds
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
was headed in the right direction. "This survey underscores that we have a choice," said Carl Guardino, president of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, which is pushing to raise sales taxes by a half-cent in Santa Clara, San Benito, Santa Cruz... Read more
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The Hill
Climate solutions: from a promise to a plan on the West Coast2010 and 2014, clean economy jobs within the Pacific Coast region grew more tha
Climate solutions: from a promise to a plan on the West Coast
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
2010 and 2014, clean economy jobs within the Pacific Coast region grew more than twice as fast as jobs overall. Right now, Silicon Valley Leadership Group members like SunPower, Nest, Finelite, Imergy Power Systems, EnerNOC, Tesla, and dozens more... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Francisco Bay parcel tax for wetlands, flood control leading by narrow marginWednesday, May 25, 2016. (Patrick Tehan, Bay Area News Group) —We believe we'r
San Francisco Bay parcel tax for wetlands, flood control leading by narrow margin
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
Wednesday, May 25, 2016. (Patrick Tehan, Bay Area News Group) —We believe we're winning," said Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a San Jose business-based organization that helped organize the Yes on AA camapign. "Our... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Francisco Bay parcel tax for wetlands, flood control leading by narrow marginWednesday, May 25, 2016. (Patrick Tehan, Bay Area News Group) —We believe we'r
San Francisco Bay parcel tax for wetlands, flood control leading by narrow margin
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
Wednesday, May 25, 2016. (Patrick Tehan, Bay Area News Group) —We believe we're winning," said Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a San Jose business-based organization that helped organize the Yes on AA camapign. "Our... Read more
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The Mercury News
Sales tax that would bring BART to San Jose up for vote tonightweeks ago found that 69 percent of voters would support it -- more than the req
Sales tax that would bring BART to San Jose up for vote tonight
The Mercury News / Posted 23 days ago
weeks ago found that 69 percent of voters would support it -- more than the required two-thirds. Carl Guardino, CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, said that previous meetings saw an overwhelming number of speakers in favor of the tax for... Read more
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The Mercury News
Wunderman, Guardino: Gov. Brown housing plan deserves approvalthere are many different causes for this crisis, the governor's proposal doesn'
Wunderman, Guardino: Gov. Brown housing plan deserves approval
The Mercury News / Posted 23 days ago
there are many different causes for this crisis, the governor's proposal doesn't represent a silver bullet. That's why the Silicon Valley Leadership Group is primed to co-lead a $750 million affordable housing bond this November in Santa Clara... Read more
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The Mercury News
BART measure needs to go on ballotthe fall measure passes. It's a mess. But talks are underway with Apple. Given
BART measure needs to go on ballot
The Mercury News / Posted 24 days ago
the fall measure passes. It's a mess. But talks are underway with Apple. Given the support for BART by companies in the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, which includes Apple, we're confident this can be resolved. Santa Clara County Supervisor... Read more
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The Mercury News
Seniors get a chance to play at Happy Hollowprepares, delivers and serves hot meals to families, seniors and the homeless l
Seniors get a chance to play at Happy Hollow
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
prepares, delivers and serves hot meals to families, seniors and the homeless living in the Bay Area. FOSTERING AN IDEA: Silicon Valley Leadership Group CEO Carl Guardino in Washington D.C. on Thursday for the White House Foster Care & Technology... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Francisco Bay: $12 parcel tax for wetlands has big financial backersGov. Jerry Brown, U.S. Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer, along with bus
San Francisco Bay: $12 parcel tax for wetlands has big financial backers
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
Gov. Jerry Brown, U.S. Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer, along with business groups like the Bay Area Council and Silicon Valley Leadership Group, say that bringing back fish and wildlife and building wetlands to absorb and reduce sea... Read more
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The Mercury News
Carson, Engh: VTA traffic and transit measure should go on November ballotlight to traffic relief. Emmett Carson is CEO of the Silicon Valley Community
Carson, Engh: VTA traffic and transit measure should go on November ballot
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
light to traffic relief. Emmett Carson is CEO of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. Father Michael Engh is president of Santa Clara University and a board member of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group. They wrote this for the Mercu... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hayward council candidates take stands on downtown loop, businesssince it opened, it has received recognitions and awards, including from the Am
Hayward council candidates take stands on downtown loop, business
The Mercury News / Posted 30 days ago
since it opened, it has received recognitions and awards, including from the American Council of Engineering Companies, Silicon Valley Leadership Group and American Public Works Association. But what it has not won is widespread support from... Read more

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