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Above the FoldMay 13, 2021 - 2:45pm
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The Clock is Ticking on the Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

It’s time for the administration to strike a deal with America’s allies and rescind the Section 232 tariffs.

Above the FoldMay 13, 2021 - 9:15am
Business owner wearing a facemask while bookkeeping at a restaurant using a laptop during the COVID-19 pandemic

Raising the Capital Gains Tax: Who Does it Really Hurt?

The Biden Administration's proposed tax increases ignore the millions of Americans who will pay the price of the proposed tax increases.

Above the FoldMay 12, 2021 - 10:00am
Waiter Wearing PPE During Covid-19 Pandemic Serving Food to Diners Wearing Masks

The Jobs Gap—And How Washington Can Help Fix It

For businesses of all sizes hiring the right workers has become increasingly difficult, but Washington can help fix it.

Above the FoldMay 10, 2021 - 3:30pm
Myron Brilliant, Head of the U.S. Chamber's International Affairs Division, talks with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.

A More Influential New Zealand Emerges

New Zealand's growing influence on the global stage after its effective pandemic response points to an emerging new phase for the country.

Above the FoldMay 06, 2021 - 3:45pm
A couple of small business owners hold and "open" sign in front of their shop.

K-Shaped Recovery Gives Way to Great Resurgence

This summer should mark the end of the K-Shaped Recovery and the beginning of the Great Resurgence. Read more.

Above the FoldMay 06, 2021 - 3:30pm
Nairobi, Kenya

The Opportunities are Vast in a Potential U.S.-Kenya Free Trade Agreement

A trade agreement between the two countries would be the first of its kind between the U.S. and a sub-Saharan African country.

Above the FoldMay 05, 2021 - 2:00pm
Wittern Group

Small Businesses Host Vaccine Clinics to Speed Up Shots

Some small business owners have taken it upon themselves to help get shots into the arms of employees and community members.

Above the FoldApr 30, 2021 - 2:45pm
Small businesses along Main Street in America

Small Business Would Be Hit Hard by Corporate Tax Increase

Over one million small businesses would see their tax bills increase significantly with a corporate income tax raise.

Above the FoldApr 30, 2021 - 11:00am
Path forward week of April 26

The Path Forward: Coronavirus Surge in India and School Reopening Successes in the US

This event focused on the American business community’s response to the devastating surge of coronavirus in India and school reopenings.

Above the FoldApr 29, 2021 - 12:30pm
U.S.-Israel

Expanding U.S.-Israel Partnerships in Health Innovation

Learn more about the U.S.-Israel Business Council's bilateral health innovation dialogue.