U.S. Chamber member and small business hero Davies Hood, President, Induron Protective Coatings. Photo: Ian Wagreich

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Chamber Applauds Legislation to Address the Opioid Crisis

The Chamber supports a multipronged legislative solution to combat the opioid crisis, and believes Congress should pass, among other things, legislation that supports community-led private public partnerships to combat addiction.



China and U.S. flags superimposed on shipping containers.
Tariffs fall squarely on the shoulders of American consumers, manufacturers, farmers, and ranchers.
U.S. steel prices have risen 40% since January 2018.

The administration is right to call attention to trade barriers that American companies face but strategy must aim at the right problems.

An employee welds together a frame for a sports utility vehicle at the General Motors assembly plant in Arlington, TX.
The administration should pursue thoughtful actions that address unfair trade practices for American businesses in global markets.
USB and U.S. Chamber Commercial Construction Index, Q2 2018: 73
USG Corporation + U.S. Chamber of Commerce Commercial Construction Index was 73 in the second quarter of 2018.
Trade cooperation
It’s important that the U.S. and China agree on a common set of rules for the global economy and international trade—and then live by them.
Boeing's 737 Max 9 jetliner at the company's manufacturing facility in Renton, WA.
Businesses are raising wages, giving employees bonuses, and increasing retirement contributions because of tax reform.
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