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Black Businesses Received Small Percent of Contracting Dollars from Big Utility Firms in 2016

Business the Golden State’s largest utility enterprises did with African-American-owned firms last year fell behind in contracting the companies did with most other diverse or minority-owned businesses, according to a report by The Greenlining Institute. Continue reading Black Businesses Received Small Percent of Contracting Dollars from Big Utility Firms in 2016

BOE Member Jerome E. Horton Honored at 18th Annual Asian Small Business Expo

The Asian Pacific Islander Small Business Program (API SBP) honored Board of Equalization Member Jerome Horton at the 18th Annual Asian Small Business Expo on October 14, 2017, for his support of Asian business owners and for empowering California entrepreneurs to minimize the burdens of taxation, create jobs, and grow sustainable businesses in California. Continue reading BOE Member Jerome E. Horton Honored at 18th Annual Asian Small Business Expo