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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.

Above the FoldSep 08, 2020 - 12:15pm
Cuisine Unlimited Staff 2020

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.

Above the FoldAug 20, 2020 - 1:45pm
Global economics, resilience

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.

Above the FoldJul 15, 2020 - 5:15pm
NEPA

Quick Take: Your Primer on NEPA Updates

Everything you need to know about the White House's updates to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

Above the FoldJun 23, 2020 - 10:45am
Steel workers in El Dorado National Forest, California

U.S. Chamber Study Shows Commercial Construction Industry Poised For Recovery After Covid-19

The Q2 2020 Commercial Construction Index reveals a drop in contractors’ confidence and outlook for their industry amid COVID-19.

Above the FoldJun 04, 2020 - 10:45am
Small business opeining doors after Coronavirus

Poll Shows Most Small Businesses at Least Partially Open Amid COVID-19 Recovery

The latest Small Business Coronavirus Impact poll indicates guarded optimism among American entrepreneurs.

Above the FoldJun 01, 2020 - 1:30pm
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PPP Funds Reach Self-Employed, Small Businesses with Help of FinTech Lenders

The moment Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) applications were open for the self-employed and sole proprietor small businesses, Krystal Douglas, owner of Music City Sewing in Nashville, had her paperwork ready. Before the COVID-19 cri

Above the FoldMay 14, 2020 - 11:30am
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Analysis: These 10 States Have Seen the Highest Share of their Workforce File for Unemployment Amid COVID-19

New analysis shows that the following 10 states have seen the largest percentage of their workforce file unemployment claims since March.