Friday, February 21, 2014

Used kitchen grease has become a hot commodity, so hot that oil rustling has become big business  in California. NBC News Los Angeles talks with Asm. Holden about his legislation to stop the growing number of grease thefts.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

There could financial relief on the way for military members living in California.

Assemblyman Chris Holden’s legislation to give service members a tax break when they are transferred to California has been approved by the state Legislature and now goes to Governor Brown for signature. Joining us to talk about the bill is Assemblyman Chris Holden.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

The state of California Legislature has unanimously passed a bill to improve the state’s program for small business loans.

Assembly Bill 201, introduced by Pasadena Democrat Chris Holden, requires the Office of Small Business Advocate to include information on its website about the state’s Small Business Loan Guarantee Program, including facts on direct lending and disaster loans. The advocate is part of the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development, known as GO-Biz, and linking the lending information with that department could raise the loan program’s profile for businesses.