Economic Growth

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Above the FoldNov 06, 2019 - 11:00am
U.S. Sen. Todd Young (R-Ind.) at Project Go

Chamber Seeks to Bring IPO Investment Windfall to Main Street

The U.S. Chamber's recently launched Project GO, an initiative that advances corporate solutions to pressing societal challenges.

Above the FoldOct 10, 2019 - 7:15am
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Monthly Workforce Monitor: Still Too Few Available Workers

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s new Monthly Workforce Monitor is an analysis of the state of the U.S. job market and worker availability.

Above the FoldOct 07, 2019 - 3:45pm
Monitors display stock market information at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York City.

Are Recession Risks Rising?

Fears have been mounting, but the U.S. economy has remained resilient.

Above the FoldSep 18, 2019 - 9:30pm
Trade with China

Trade Anxiety Spreads to Middle-Sized Companies

Forty percent of middle market leaders are reporting that tariffs are posing challenges for their businesses in Q3.

Above the FoldSep 12, 2019 - 5:00pm
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Monthly Workforce Monitor: Many Job Openings, Too Few Available Workers

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s new Monthly Workforce Monitor is an analysis of the state of the U.S. job market and worker availability.

Above the FoldSep 12, 2019 - 8:30am
Manufacturing

Tariffs on China and the U.S. Manufacturing Industry: A Crisis in Confidence

A number of recent business and consumer surveys are showing a lack of economic confidence caused by recent tariff actions against China.

Above the FoldSep 10, 2019 - 7:30am
Small Business Owner

Small Business Index Hits Record High Amid Mixed Economic Signals

Small businesses are experiencing record-high outlooks of their own business health and the general business environment.

Above the FoldAug 29, 2019 - 2:15pm
U.S. Chamber of Commerce CEO Tom Donohue.

Donohue in The Washington Post: Restore Certainty, Rebuild Confidence

U.S. Chamber CEO Tom Donohue penned an op-ed detailing the steps our nation's leaders must take to avoid a possible recession.

Above the FoldAug 27, 2019 - 3:30pm
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How One Small Regulatory Fix Could Unlock $40 Billion for Growth and Job Creation

One regulatory glitch is locking up $40 billion that businesses could use for economic growth and job creation – here's how we fix it.

Above the FoldAug 01, 2019 - 10:45am
The Gill brothers, Frères Branchiaux Candle Co.

Young Entrepreneur Series: Three Brothers Launch Local Candle Business to Help Homeless

In 2017, the Gill brothers launched D.C.-based Frères Branchiaux Candle Co. to create great scents and to give back to the community.