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    2017-12-08 11:12:04

    2018 POLICY AGENDA TARGETS HOUSING, TRANSPORTATION, WORKFORCE

    Behind the Bay Area Council’s continuing advocacy, the California legislature this year took its first (albeit modest) actions to address the state’s historic housing crisis. Much, much more needs to be done, and the Council’s Executive Committee and Board of Directors, under the leadership of Chair and Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard J. Tyson,

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    2017-12-08 11:12:35

    BREAKING THE SILENCE ON SEXUAL HARASSMENT

    The issue of sexual harassment has burst into the open in recent months as a growing number of women across the country have shared graphic and painful stories of abuse, assault and other inappropriate workplace behavior by male leaders, colleagues and others.

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    2017-12-01 04:12:34

    FOCUS TURNS TO 2018 FOR ESCALATING RESPONSE TO CA HOUSING CRISIS

    California’s housing crisis was the hot topic of a discussion the Bay Area Council Housing Committee hosted this week with special guest Eleni Kounalakis, 2018 candidate for Lieutenant Governor and former U.S. Ambassador to Hungary.

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    2017-12-01 04:12:55

    BANDING TOGETHER AGAIN TO HELP NORTH BAY FIRE VICTIMS

    As winter approaches, there is growing urgency to help get shelter, medical care and other important services to the tens of thousands of residents devastated by the North Bay fires. In partnership with the Tipping Point Emergency Relief Fund and companies like Salesforce and Kaiser Permanente, the Bay Area Council is urging its members to become a sponsor of Band Together 2, a benefit concert on Dec. 14