Economic Growth

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Letters to CongressSep 23, 2020 - 12:45pm

Coalition Letter on Small Businesses in a Phase 4 Coronavirus Relief Bill

This Joint letter between the Chamber and the Save Small Business Coalition was sent to the Members of the U.S. Congress on small business priorities in a Phase 4 coronavirus relief legislative package.

Above the FoldSep 17, 2020 - 9:45am
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The Cost of Inaction is Too Great: Congress Must Pass A Phase 4 Coronavirus Relief Package

Congress needs to pass a Phase 4 coronavirus relief package now to help these 7 groups and industries hit hard by COVID-19.

Letters to CongressSep 10, 2020 - 10:00am

U.S. Chamber Letter on COVID-19 Relief, a Substitute Amendment to S. 178

This Hill letter was sent to the United States Senate on the Substitute Amendment to S. 178, known as the COVID-19 "Skinny Bill."

Above the FoldSep 08, 2020 - 12:15pm
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Without Swift Action from Congress, Utah’s Cuisine Unlimited and Many Other Small Businesses May Be Forced to Close Their Doors

Maxine Turner, founder of Salt Lake City catering company Cuisine Unlimited, breaks down the cost of Congress' inaction on Phase IV relief.

Above the FoldSep 03, 2020 - 11:15am
The Economy and the Cost of Inaction

The K-Shaped Recovery and the Cost of Inaction

U.S. Chamber President Suzanne Clark breaks down the current state of the economy, and the cost of Congress' inaction for American families.

Above the FoldSep 01, 2020 - 8:15am
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As Gridlock Persists in Washington, Small Businesses Count the Rising Cost of Inaction

It is now September and with no additional aid in sight from Congress, small businesses across the country are bracing for tough choices.

Press ReleaseAug 26, 2020 - 11:00am

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Commends the SEC for Improving Access to Capital, Creating Investment Opportunities

The U.S Chamber Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness has long advocated for these changes that modernize and simplify disclosure requirements for public companies while ensuring investors are still provided with material information. By expanding the definition of accredited investor, the SEC is providing growing companies new sources of capital.

Above the FoldAug 20, 2020 - 1:45pm
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B20 Global Dialogue: Why Digital Transformation is Needed for Economic Resilience Post-COVID-19 and Beyond

Read the key takeaways from B20 Saudi Arabia and the U.S. Chamber's event on building economic resilience through digital transformation.

Press ReleaseAug 18, 2020 - 8:00am

Middle Market Business Index Shows Long-Term Economic Impact of COVID-19

RSM US Middle Market Business Index captures sentiment among businesses that the effects from the pandemic will not be a short-term affair.