Presidential Candidate John Hickenlooper Meets with OCBC Committee

On April 26, 2019, OCBC welcomed former Governor of Colorado and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate John Hickenlooper in a special meeting joined by the Orange County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.Mr. Hickenlooper analyzed the current partisan division in the nation and explained his moderate approach to...

OCBC Legislation Update – April 2019

OCBC’s Government Affairs team has been sending letters to bill authors and committees expressing support and opposition to proposed legislation impacting business.So far in 2019, OCBC has recorded several victories: the defeat of AB 766 (Chiu), a bill that sought to ban the sale of...

Member Spotlight: Allergan

Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN), headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, is a bold, global pharmaceutical leader. Allergan is focused on developing, manufacturing and commercializing branded pharmaceutical, device, biologic, surgical and regenerative medicine products for patients around the world.Allergan markets a portfolio of leading brands and best-in-class products for...

Orange County Shifts from Red to Blue in Historic Election

Orange County, once known as a conservative stronghold, will be represented in the House exclusively by Democrats for the first time since Franklin D. Roosevelt’s presidency.Four Democratic challengers, all first time candidates—Mike Levin, Gil Cisneros, Katie Porter and Harley Rouda—will serve as freshmen legislators.  While...