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

Above the FoldFeb 25, 2020 - 4:15pm

Update NEPA to Help Drive America’s Digital Potential

C_Tec Policy Counsel Jordan Crenshaw breaks down how better infrastructure will impact businesses of all sizes across the country.

ArticleFeb 25, 2020 - 12:00pm

NLRB Announces Joint Employer Final Rule

The National Labor Relations Board today announced that it would issue tomorrow its final joint employer rule.

Above the FoldFeb 24, 2020 - 9:30am
U.S. Steel Worker

They’re Still There: Tariffs Weigh Heavily on U.S. Economy

While the U.S. economy remains strong, tariffs are still harming U.S. manufacturing – with the sector’s output contracting by 1.3% in 2019.

Above the FoldFeb 24, 2020 - 5:00am
Compass pointing to "skills"

Closing the Skills Gap

The Chamber is doing it by strengthening partnerships with employers and education providers.

ArticleFeb 21, 2020 - 6:00pm
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VA Set to Pass Worker Misclassification Bill

This legislative session, the Virginia State Legislature has taken up numerous pieces of legislation dealing with worker classification, in other words, when a worker should be considered an employee or an independent contractor.

ArticleFeb 20, 2020 - 12:45pm
Beau Shell, CEO & Owner of Lil' Ice Cream Dude's Cool World

Homepage Hero: Beau Shell, CEO and Owner of Lil Ice Cream Dude's Cool World Ice Cream Shop

Beau Shell, CEO & Owner of Lil Ice Cream Dude's Cool World, breaks down how he launched an ice cream business from scratch--at 8 years old.

Above the FoldFeb 19, 2020 - 1:00pm
Global Trade, port in California

Quick Take: Your Primer on the World Trade Organization

The WTO provides critical rules for a strong international trading system – an invaluable function for U.S. business growth globally.

ArticleFeb 18, 2020 - 1:30pm

Reflections on attending the Munich Security Conference 2020

The annual MSC is the World’s premier global security forum and is attended by Heads of State, Ministers, Corporate executives, etc.

ArticleFeb 18, 2020 - 1:00pm
Capitol Hill view

Applauding "No" Votes on the PRO Act

On Thursday, February 6, the house

Above the FoldFeb 17, 2020 - 9:00am
African American women sitting around a table during a business meeting.

Diversity Unlocks Business Potential

Minority-owned enterprises have powered productivity and economic growth, expanding jobs and opportunity for all Americans.