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California Forges Ahead With Its Health-Insurance Exchange While Others Dither

State-Run Health Insurance Exchanges …which States are making progress? When did dithering equate to leadership? Never. California is not dithering and is leading the way on State-Created Healthcare Exchanges. As you all know, I am on the board of San … Continue reading

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Sequestration – How To Get $1.2T Without Killing Demand In The Economy

Demand is what drives business growth, opportunity and economic prosperity.  Over the past few years, demand has contracted in many industries, yet over the past 24 months, we have begun to experience a slow and measurable path towards real GDP … Continue reading

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Cyber-Terror; The Most SeriousThreat To National Security

Cyber-terror and Cyber-attacks are the most serious threats to National Security. This afternoon I had the pleasure of sitting with Senator Diane Feinstein and enjoying her perspective on a broad range of issues impacting America. The San Diego Regional Chamber … Continue reading

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Presidential Debate Result – Tactics and Strategies

Presidential Debate. Tonight, during the debate, I was watching television and I swear I saw Bigfoot riding a Unicorn. I saw and heard comments so fantastical …comments that seemed so unrealistic and so beyond imagination, it was too hard to … Continue reading

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4 Years Later, Is America Better Off?

4 years ago, America made a decision to elect a President. How did we do? Are we better off? Are we worse off? I’m a business guy so I like measuring things related to performance. Like many, I tend to … Continue reading

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Obamacare Will Not Be Repealed

What’s next for Healthcare Reform? Obmacare Will Not Be Repealed. I would like to be the first to go on record and confidently make the following statement: “Regardless of who wins the election in November, The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) … Continue reading

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What’s Next For Healthcare Reform?

What’s next for Healthcare Reform? Obmacare Will Not Be Repealed. I would like to be the first to go on record and confidently make the following statement: “Regardless of who wins the election in November, The Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) … Continue reading

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Turn The Business Credit Spigot Back On!

The Credit Spigot is still not flowing fast enough to grow opportunity. We need to turn the business credit spigot back on by the beginning of the fourth quarter 2012 The key to small business survival continues to be access … Continue reading

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Stop Being an Energy Hostage

Stop being an energy hostage. High energy costs are taking advantage of your business. It is time for you to do something about it. Since traditional energy can only come from an external source, you are an energy hostage. Since … Continue reading

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Yes, you built it … and you had lots of help.

Recently a discussion broke out questioning who was responsible for building a business and creating jobs. As a private-sector business person I think I can add to the discussion. Yes, I built it and I had lots of help. I … Continue reading

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