Valley Legislative Affairs Commitee

About Valley Voice

Valley Voice is a coalition of elected officials and COG staff throughout the San Joaquin Valley who travel to Sacramento and Washington, D.C. annually to present issues of regional significance to federal and state legislators.

Program Goals

  • Communicate the Valley’s legislative priorities clearly and succinctly.
  • Obtain more state and federal funding for our priorities.
  • Advocate for legislation or changes to existing legislation that will benefit the Valley.
  • Support our legislators by meeting with their peers and garnering wider support for Valley priorities.
Valley Voice in Sacramento

State Program – Sacramento, CA

The 2015 Valley Voice delegation traveled to our state capital on March 4, 2015 to advocate on behalf of the San Joaquin Valley.

2015 State Legislative Platform – View/Print Document

Valley Voice at Washington DC

Federal Program – Washington, D.C.

The 2015 Valley Voice delegation traveled to our nation’s capital on September 8-11, 2015 to advocate on behalf of the San Joaquin Valley.

2015 Federal Legislative Platform – View/Print Document

UPCOMING – The 2016 Valley Voice delegation will travel to Washington, D.C. on September 6-9, 2016 to continue advocating on behalf of the San Joaquin Valley.

2016 Federal Legislative Platform – View/Print Document

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