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Bay Area Council

A shuttle commonly known as a "Google Bus" arrives at a Muni bus stop in San Francisco to pick up commuters. (CBS)

Poll Finds Support For SF’s Commuter Shuttles And Their Regulation

The Bay Area Council commissioned a poll this month that found overall, San Francisco voters support commuter shuttle buses, but that they also support their regulation.

03/25/2014

California Gov. Jerry Brown (Max Whittaker/Getty Images)

Gov. Brown, California Business Leaders Begin China Trade Mission

Gov. Jerry Brown started a week-long trade mission to China on Monday, along with several California business leaders, to seek investments that will benefit the state.

04/08/2013

Former President Clinton Among Political Heavyweights At SJ Outlook Conference

Former President Bill Clinton and Gov. Jerry Brown were among the speakers at a conference in San Jose Thursday on business, the economy and politics.

05/04/2012

(CBS)

Survey Finds Growing Optimism About Bay Area Economy

Bay Area business leaders expect the economy to keep growing in the first half of 2012, according to a survey released Thursday.

01/12/2012

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KCBS In Depth: Bay Area Jobs And The Economy

An interview with Jim Wunderman, President and CEO of the Bay Area Council, on the economic climate in the region and an outlook on jobs in the area.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/26/2011

(AP)

Positive Signs For Bay Area Job Seekers

The survey results were based on the responses of 432 CEOs and top executives across the Bay Area.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/24/2011

(CBS)

Bay Area Education Advocates Ask Governor To Keep Data System

A California lawmaker and prominent business group are calling on Gov. Jerry Brown to restore funding to develop statewide data systems to track student and teacher performance.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/06/2011

Gov. Jerry Brown

Gov. Brown Optimistic On GOP Support For Tax Extensions

Gov. Jerry Brown expressed optimism he can garner Republican support for his plan to help balance the budget with tax extensions, despite months of failed attempts at reaching across the aisle.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/13/2011

California Governor Jerry Brown speaks during a news conference at his campaign headquarters on November 3, 2010 in Oakland. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Bay Area Council Backs Gov. Brown’s Tax Plan

The Bay Area Council backs Governor Brown’s mix of tax extensions and spending cuts to close the state’s budget, but would like to see pension reform.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/05/2011

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Bay Area Executives Feeling Nervous About The Economy

The latest business confidence survey shows Bay Area CEO’s and executives are still nervous about what lies ahead “There’s a lot of uncertainty in the economy,” said Jim Wunderman, the president of the Bay Area […]

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/24/2010