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

Above the FoldJan 13, 2020 - 9:00am
U.S. Chamber CEO Tom Donohue speaking at the 2020 State of American Business.

State of American Business: Uncertain but Hopeful

The U.S. Chamber will continue to guide our country through an important year and into a pivotal decade.

Above the FoldJan 10, 2020 - 2:15pm
Cyber security

E-commerce Best Practices for Protecting Payment Data, Combating Online Skimming

Senior Vice President for Cyber, Intelligence, and Security Policy, Christopher D. Roberti, talks online security with Mark Meissner of PCI.

ArticleJan 09, 2020 - 5:00pm

NLRB Issues Union Dues Checkoff Ruling

The National Labor Relations Board issued a ruling that restores a longstanding precedent regarding union dues checkoff agreements.

Above the FoldJan 09, 2020 - 9:30am
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State of American Business 2020 Live Blog

U.S. Chamber CEO Tom Donohue explores the most important trends, opportunities, and challenges facing the business community.

Above the FoldJan 08, 2020 - 11:45am
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Monthly Workforce Monitor: Available Workers Per Open Job Falls to Lowest Level on Record

Monthly Workforce Monitor: Worker Availability Report — an analysis of the state of the U.S. job market and worker availability.

ArticleDec 30, 2019 - 11:45am
US-Brazil 2019

6 US-Brazil Public Policy Accomplishments to Know from 2019

2019 was a year of major public policy advancements in the U.S.-Brazil relationship. We witnessed concrete progress in areas from defense to intellectual property protection to visa facilitation.   Here are the biggest accomplishments the U.S.-Brazil relationship drove in 2019:

Above the FoldDec 19, 2019 - 4:45pm
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Leading on Climate is Smart Business

Businesses from a variety of sectors are leading the way in reducing carbon emissions.

Above the FoldDec 19, 2019 - 10:15am

USA: World’s Best in Access to Innovative and Creative Works

When evaluating policy options, U.S. policymakers would be wise to look for best practices to consider – or, perhaps more importantly, worst practices to avoid – from around the world.

Above the FoldDec 18, 2019 - 4:15pm
Lawsuits 2019

The Most Ridiculous Lawsuits of 2019

Every year, thousands of frivolous lawsuits are filed across the U.S., but only ten make ILR’s annual list.