Economic Growth

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Press ReleaseJan 30, 2018 - 10:30pm

U.S. Chamber’s Donohue Comments on 2018 State of the Union Address

WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Chamber President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue today issued the following statement on President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address:

Above the FoldJan 30, 2018 - 1:30pm

The Student Debt Mountain – A Crisis or a Development?

Despite the pain, the rise in student loan debt has not led to an unsustainable increase in household debt.

Above the FoldJan 29, 2018 - 12:00pm
Donald Trump 2017 Special Address to Joint Session of Congress

What We’re Watching: State of the Union 2018

The U.S. Chamber will be listening intently to see what the administration aims to achieve this year.

Press ReleaseJan 23, 2018 - 6:00pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on Powell Confirmation as Federal Reserve Chair

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued the following statement today following Jerome H. Powell’s confirmation as chairman of the Federal Reserve: 

Press ReleaseJan 10, 2018 - 9:45am

U.S. Chamber President: Double Down on Growth in 2018

Donohue Urges Leaders to Pursue Stronger, Sustained, Shared Economic Growth

SpeechJan 10, 2018 - 9:00am

2018 State of American Business Address

U.S. Chamber President Tom Donohue's remarks on the State of American Business as prepared for delivery on January 10, 2018.

Above the FoldJan 04, 2018 - 1:30pm
A 2018 balloon is displayed at a Party City in New York City.

Americans Start 2018 Feeling Good about the Economy

Keeping a pro-growth focus will pay off with a stronger economy and a more confident public.

LetterDec 05, 2017 - 9:00am

U.S. Chamber Letter on the "Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act"

This letter in support of S. 2155, the "Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act," was sent to members of the Senate Banking Committee.

Above the FoldNov 21, 2017 - 3:15pm
Metlife and U.S. Chamber Q4 Small Business Index

Small Business Owners’ Views Vary by Region, but They Agree on One Thing: The National Economy is Worsening

Local economic optimism pushed up the MetLife & U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Index for the second consecutive quarter.