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Above the FoldSep 02, 2021 - 1:45pm
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Proposed Changes to International Taxes Will Make U.S. Businesses Less Competitive and Harm American Workers

Raising taxes on businesses as part of a $3.5 trillion budget resolution will have severe negative impacts on U.S. workers and the economy.

Above the FoldSep 02, 2021 - 12:00pm
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Businesses Struggle to Find and Keep Workers Amid Record-High Job Openings

Manufacturing and healthcare businesses find solutions in Chamber’s innovative talent pipeline programs.

Above the FoldSep 01, 2021 - 2:30pm
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U.S. Chamber Outlines Border Carbon Adjustment Principles

One of the primary challenges in any policy effort to reduce emissions is containing and accounting for the potential movement of emissions intensive industries and companies to markets without similar restrictions.

Above the FoldAug 30, 2021 - 10:00am
A male steel worker working high up on a girder. He is sitting on the girder, wearing a safety harness, welding to secure the girder to a column.

10 Reasons Why the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act Benefits All Americans

Here are the top 10 ways the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act would benefit all Americas.

Above the FoldAug 26, 2021 - 4:00pm
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The Path Forward: Surgeon General Says Private-Sector Vaccine Requirements Are Reasonable

This week’s Path Forward event featured Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy in discussion with U.S. Chamber President and CEO Suzanne Clark.

Above the FoldAug 25, 2021 - 11:00am
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ALI Must Retract its Restatement on Copyright

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, countless people have found solace and even joy in the creative output of musicians, filmmakers, video-game creators, artists, and performers. While these creators’ individual innovations are unique, their dependence on copyright unites them. Copyright safeguards their creations’ value in the marketplace and protects them from malicious reproduction.

Above the FoldAug 20, 2021 - 12:00pm
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How Employers Can Build Career Pathways for Ex-Offenders

Employers must look to underutilized pools of talent to find workers.

Above the FoldAug 18, 2021 - 9:45am
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VP’s Visit to Southeast Asia Affirms Need to Enhance U.S. Trade Ties

Vice President Kamala Harris is heading to Singapore and Vietnam this weekend for a timely visit to an increasingly important part of the world.  Member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have called for greater U.S.

Above the FoldAug 13, 2021 - 10:00am
artificial intelligence

Four Policies that Government Can Pursue to Advance Trustworthy AI

This past July, DeepMind, an artificial intelligence (AI) lab in London, announced a groundbreaking discovery.

Above the FoldAug 12, 2021 - 10:00am
FTC building

Why the FTC is Powerless When it Comes to Competition Rulemaking

In 1914, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) was created when President Woodrow Wilson signed the Federal Trade Commission Act into law. Since its founding, the FTC has held a unique and multifaceted role in the U.S. administrative state and the economy.