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

Above the FoldSep 22, 2020 - 12:00pm

Most Small Businesses Say the Economy Is Their Top Election Issue  

We break down the results of our latest Small Business Index with MetLife.

Above the FoldSep 21, 2020 - 4:30pm
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Chamber’s Clark: Racial Equality is ‘Essential’ to U.S. Competitiveness

Lifting up all Americans and ensuring equal opportunity for all is a critical mission for the business community. 

Above the FoldSep 17, 2020 - 10:30am
Commercial Construction

New Study Shows Commercial Construction Industry Has Guarded Optimism About Future

We break down the results of the Q3 Commercial Construction Index.

Above the FoldSep 17, 2020 - 9:45am
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The Cost of Inaction is Too Great: Congress Must Pass A Phase 4 Coronavirus Relief Package

Congress needs to pass a Phase 4 coronavirus relief package now to help these 7 groups and industries hit hard by COVID-19.

Above the FoldSep 16, 2020 - 3:45pm
Middle East

The Business Impact of the Abraham Accords

The historic agreement promotes innovation, collaboration, and tremendous business potential.

Above the FoldSep 15, 2020 - 1:45pm
Doha, Qatar

The U.S.-Qatar Trade Relationship: A Case for Optimism

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s U.S.-Qatar Business Program held its 3rd annual Strategic Dialogue this week. Read the key takeaways here.

Above the FoldSep 15, 2020 - 11:45am
FCC broadband

The FCC’s Impressive Broadband Resume and Steps Congress Can Take to Connect All Americans

The FCC can only do so much to bridge the digital divide. Congress must act now to provide solutions for America's broadband crisis.

Above the FoldSep 14, 2020 - 4:30pm
Caribbean Trade

Why Congress Needs to Renew Caribbean, GSP Trade Programs Now

The Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act (CBTPA) & the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) will soon lapse. Why they need protection:

ArticleSep 14, 2020 - 11:45am
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DAEC Summary of key highlights from CSIS report: Analysis of the FY2021 Defense Budget

Reference:  Analysis of the FY2021 Defense Budget, by Todd Harrison and Seamus Daniels, CSIS Defense Budget Analysis Program, dated August 2020 (see linked document).