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Letters to CongressDec 03, 2020 - 11:15am

U.S. Chamber Letter on the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021

This Hill letter was sent to the conferees for the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021.

Letters to CongressDec 02, 2020 - 4:00pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on S. 4873, "Reaching America's Rural Minority Businesses Act of 2020"

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the United States Senate, supporting S. 4873, the "Reaching America's Rural Minority Businesses Act of 2020."

Press ReleaseNov 19, 2020 - 9:00am

Middle Market Business Index Holds Steady in October, as U.S. Economy Remains on Track for Recovery

The RSM US Middle Market Business Index captures optimism among business leaders, but recent surges in COVID-19 cases point to continued challenges ahead

Above the FoldNov 13, 2020 - 12:00pm
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Quick Take: 3 Election Takeaways

Americans strongly want effective government, and the Chamber will lead on pandemic relief and rebuilding our infrastructure.

Above the FoldOct 29, 2020 - 8:45pm
A worker wearing a protective mask places silverware into bags at Jungsik restaurant in New York City.

How to Keep America Safe and Open

We can stop the spread, limit deaths and suffering, and prevent job-crushing lockdowns.

Above the FoldOct 14, 2020 - 9:30am
Scientist COVID

Fostering Inclusion in the Innovation Economy Drives American Competitiveness

"Diversity drives innovation, not the other way around," said U.S.

Above the FoldOct 07, 2020 - 1:45pm
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Who We Stand For And What We Fight For

We know who we stand for—the American businesses that drive our economy.

Above the FoldSep 30, 2020 - 10:45am
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Latest Job Market Data Shows the Uneven Impacts of a K-Shaped Recovery on US Industries

Since February, 16 U.S. industries are facing large job losses, and another 16 are seeing job gains – exemplifying the "K"-shaped recovery.

Above the FoldSep 29, 2020 - 8:00am
Election 2020 debates

An Open Letter to Chris Wallace: The Most Important Debate Question to Ask

Ahead of the presidential debate, U.S. Chamber President Suzanne Clark asks that candidates address the most important issue to businesses.

Above the FoldSep 26, 2020 - 11:00am
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What Small Business Owners in Battleground States Really Want to Hear During the Presidential Debates

Here is what small business owners in battleground state want to hear during the 2020 election debates.