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ArticleMar 05, 2021 - 2:05pm

Lawsuit Wants A Lot Of Dough Because Hawaiian Rolls Are Made In California

A new year, a new frivolous lawsuit. This time, a man is suing King’s Hawaiian sweet rolls, and he wants a lot of dough for his suffering. He claims he was misled into buying the sweet rolls, thinking they were made in Hawaii because the front of the package says, “Established 1950 in Hilo, Hawaii.” That’s where the brand first started making its famous breads.

ArticleMar 05, 2021 - 2:03pm

Woman Sues Over Cups Of Coffee

We have the scoop on another frivolous lawsuit. A woman has sued Folgers because she says their canisters don’t make enough servings of coffee. Folger’s canisters say they make up to 210 “six-ounce” cups. The plaintiff claims that she hasn’t brewed that many cups.

ArticleMar 05, 2021 - 1:00pm
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A Good Example of Bad Legislation

As the economy continues on the path of a K-shaped recovery, Congress should be pursuing policies that will elevate businesses and workers on the bottom part of that K.  Instead, Democrats are pushing legislation designed to help their friends in organized labor and cause more damage.

Above the FoldMar 04, 2021 - 3:30pm
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63% of Americans Oppose a Financial Transaction Tax

Why the Financial Transaction Tax would do more harm than good.

Above the FoldMar 04, 2021 - 2:00pm
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The US Needs a Holistic Approach to Engaging Africa ASAP

The U.S. Chamber recently shared a slate of Recommendations to the Biden-Harris Administration and Congress on Africa. Read them here.

Above the FoldMar 04, 2021 - 12:15pm
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The Path Forward: Washington State Beats Back Virus with Public-Private Partnerships

U.S. Chamber President and CEO-Elect Suzanne Clark joined Washington Gov. Inslee to discuss the state's coronavirus vaccine plan.

ArticleMar 03, 2021 - 2:30pm

3 March 2021 OSD Call Notes

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Above the FoldMar 03, 2021 - 1:00pm
Share Purpose Awards 2021

U.S. Chamber Celebrates Employees Who Embody Our Shared Purpose

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce celebrated its annual Shared Purpose Awards to honor colleagues who embody our shared values.

Above the FoldMar 03, 2021 - 9:00am
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The “Fair Share” Fig Leaf

Rather than raising taxes, we need to focus on policies that will drive our economic recovery during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more.