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Above the FoldApr 25, 2019 - 5:00pm
Chamber exterior entrance

Washington Post: How the U.S. Chamber is Adapting, Evolving, Leading

"So what we’re doing – and this is critical – is adjusting and responding to the new politics," said President and CEO Tom Donohue.

Above the FoldApr 25, 2019 - 12:00pm
Domagoj Vida of Croatia heads a ball during the FIFA World Cup final match in Moscow, Russia, on Sunday, July 15, 2018.

Quick Take: Your Primer on World IP Day and IP’s Role in Sports

IP rights and incentives are what encourage and protect important innovations and mechanisms that power the sports world.

Above the FoldApr 16, 2019 - 10:15am
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) speaks as Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) listens at news conference in Washington, D.C.

Two Senators Found an Unlikely Source for a New Path to the American Dream

Senators Warren and Sanders have discovered financial success from the written word.

Above the FoldApr 16, 2019 - 9:00am
Canadian, American and Mexican flags stand on stage ahead of the first round of North American Free Trade Agreement negotiations in Washington, D.C.

All About That Base(line): How to Interpret the International Trade Commission Report on USMCA

Liberalized trade with Canada and Mexico has been important to the U.S. economy.

Above the FoldApr 15, 2019 - 3:45pm
Highway in the desert with mountains and blue skies in the background.

Life is a Highway – and We Can’t Drive It without the Insurance Industry

Every year, insurers fund road construction that would build a highway between Washington D.C. and Los Angeles?

Above the FoldApr 15, 2019 - 9:00am
Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (center left) shakes the hand of U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue at the U.S.-Mexico CEO Dialogue in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico.

Business Can Strengthen the U.S.-Mexico Relationship

Trade with our neighbor to the south exceeds $1.8 billion daily and supports nearly 5 million American jobs.

Above the FoldApr 12, 2019 - 1:00pm
Waves off Anna Maria Island, United States.

Why American Businesses Need Modern Water Infrastructure

First-class water services are essential to improve the competitiveness of the U.S. economy.

Above the FoldApr 12, 2019 - 10:45am
European Union and United States flags.

Driving the Strong Economic Relationship Between the U.S. and Europe

More than $3.75 billion in goods and services are traded across the Atlantic each day.

Above the FoldApr 11, 2019 - 1:30pm
Space shuttle Atlantis in orbit on a mission in 2009.

Space Debris Concerns Create ‘Dust-Up’ Between the FCC and Commerce

Over the decades of human space travel, thousands of objects are now in orbit above the earth. They include working satellites and the International Space Station, but they also include old, out-of-commission satellites, used rocket components, and even a wrench and toothbrush.

Above the FoldApr 09, 2019 - 1:30pm
Small Business Infrastructure Reform

Small Business Owners Bear Brunt of Costs from Deteriorating Infrastructure

“Why aren’t we as a country investing in the maintenance and preservation of our existing infrastructure?”