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

ArticleJan 24, 2020 - 2:00pm
U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. with hazy clouds behind it.

PRO Act Delayed No More?

House leaders reportedly promised that the PRO Act will be brought to the floor for a vote within the coming weeks.

ArticleJan 23, 2020 - 11:45am

Union Membership Slides More in 2019

This year’s BLS estimate of union membership showed that union membership slipped to 10.3 percent of the total workforce in 2019.

Above the FoldJan 21, 2020 - 3:45pm
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American Workforce Policy Advisory Board Was Hard at Work in 2019

2019 was a productive year for the American Workforce Advisory Board, and 2020 should be too. Check out the highlights from this year.

Above the FoldJan 21, 2020 - 1:00pm
U.S. pedestrians

Supply and Demand Drives Higher Wages for Lower Paid Workers

The labor market is tight, which means there are fewer workers to fill open positions and, as a result, wages are rising.

Above the FoldJan 20, 2020 - 9:00am
Solar energy farm in Nebraska.

The Key to a Clean Environment and Strong Economy

Updating the National Environmental Policy Act is necessary to realign the implementation of the law with its original mission.

Above the FoldJan 16, 2020 - 6:15pm
Congress

USMCA Crosses Finish Line After Three-Year Marathon

USMCA has been three years in the making, and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce was involved at every step.

Above the FoldJan 16, 2020 - 9:00am
USMCA Trade

USMCA Approval Promises Certainty for North American Trade

The U.S. Senate passed the implementing bill for USMCA, preserving and strengthening our ties with Canada and Mexico.

Above the FoldJan 14, 2020 - 12:00pm
SOAB 2020 Panel

Business Panel Tackles Workforce Skills Gap, Tariffs, and Immigration

U.S. Chamber President Suzanne Clark sits down with American business owners to discuss the workforce skills gap, immigration, and tariffs.

ArticleJan 13, 2020 - 12:30pm
Francis Perkins Building, headquarters of the U.S. Department of Labor.

DOL Releases Joint Employer Final Rule

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage & Hour Division yesterday announced a final rule on joint employment under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Above the FoldJan 13, 2020 - 11:45am
US, EU

A Fresh Start for Transatlantic Relations

Now is the time to focus on opportunities that will benefit both sides of the Atlantic.