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Commentary and analysis from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Above the FoldSep 17, 2021 - 9:00am
FTC building

Congress Should Write Privacy Rules, Not the FTC

This week, President Biden nominated Alvaro Bedoya, privacy activist and head of Georgetown University’s Center on Privacy and Technology, to replace outgoing Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Commissioner Rohit Chopra.

ArticleSep 16, 2021 - 3:45pm
Sign outside NLRB offices.

The NLRB’s “Remedies”

With a new Democratic majority in place, observers of labor policy generally expect the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to adopt an aggressive stance when it comes to enforcing the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA).

ArticleSep 15, 2021 - 2:45pm

September 15 OSD COVID Conference Call Notes

This is conducted under Chatham House Rule and not for attribution.  Names and affiliations here are for the sake of context and for internal use only.Industrial Policy:

ArticleSep 14, 2021 - 4:00pm

OMB meeting specific to mandated vaccination requirements for contractors

OMB Call September 14th 2021, regarding EO for vaccines—"Path out of Pandemic Plan”   Guidance for Federal Contractors:  

ArticleSep 13, 2021 - 2:30pm

Keith Webster to participate in the Joint Chief of Staff's Industry Day

On Wednesday, September 22, Keith Webster, President of DAEC, will participate in the Joint Chief of Staff's Industry Day at the Smart Center at Joint Base Andrews. The Vice Chairman has announced an Industry Day to discuss the Joint Force’s work on the Joint Warfighting Concept and in the Joint Requirements Oversight Council (JROC).  It will consist of briefings by seni

ArticleSep 13, 2021 - 2:15pm

Defense Security Cooperation University to host Keith Webster, President of DAEC, as Guest Speaker

On Wenesday, October 27 at 3:00PM EST, Keith Webster, President of the Defense and Aerospace Export Council (DAEC) will participate in Defense Security Cooperation University's (DSCU) Intermediate Managing Major International Acquisition Competitions (MIAC) course as a guest speaker.   

ArticleSep 13, 2021 - 12:45pm

House Budget Proposals Include Labor & Employment Policies

The week of September 6, House committees began releasing text covering their respective issue areas under the budget reconciliation process. In particular, proposals emerged from the House Ways and Means and the House Education and Labor Committees.

ArticleSep 13, 2021 - 11:15am
United States Capitol, washington d.c.

Wall Street Journal: Congressional Democrats Want to Weaponize Federal Labor Law

By Michael J. Lotito and Glenn SpencerSept. 12, 2021 4:24 pm ET