Senate Republican Leader Huff Responds to Speaker's Plan for Additional Staffing at Secretary of State

Monday, March 18, 2013

Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) issued the following statement in response to a proposal from the Assembly Speaker to increase staffing at the Secretary of State’s Office to address a backlog of business filings:

“California is now tied for the highest unemployment rate in the United States,” said Senator Huff. “We applaud the Speaker’s efforts, but there’s a lot more needed in California to get people back to work than speeding up applications for business permits.”  

California Now Tied for Worst Unemployment Rate in the nation: