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State Senator For Santa Barbara, Ventura Counties Pushing Effort To Boost Tech Industry In Region

Posted on Thursday, August 1, 2013 12:03am


A State Senator who represents most of Santa Barbara, and Ventura Counties is pushing an effort to boost technology related business in the region.

Democratic Senator Hanna Beth Jackson of Santa Barbara is trying to link up educational and business interests, to boost the local economy by creating what she’s dubbing “Silicon Beach,” a version of Silicon Valley.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco talks with the 19th District State Senator about her plan.

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