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Issue BriefJun 08, 2018 - 4:45pm

Action Plan on U.S. Conventional Arms Transfer (CAT) Policy Executive Summary

Action Plan to Implement National Security Presidential Memorandum Regarding U.S. Conventional Arms Transfer Policy Executive Summary

Issue BriefMay 14, 2018 - 12:00pm

Core Principles for the UK-EU Customs Relationship

As the United Kingdom (UK) and European Union (EU) negotiate an agreement that defines their future commercial relationship, the movement of goods stands out as perhaps the most tangible example of how trade flows between the two markets will change.  Among other things, new documentation requirements for UK-EU movement of goods will be instituted, clearance times at ports are likely to be exte

Issue BriefMay 09, 2018 - 4:00pm

The Workplace Democracy Act

On May 9, 2018, Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT), along with Rep. Mark Pocan (D-WI), introduced the so-called Workplace Democracy Act...

Issue BriefApr 16, 2018 - 9:00am

View Union Financial Disclosure Forms

View Union Financial Disclosure (LM-2) Forms Filed With the U.S. Department of Labor

Issue BriefApr 10, 2018 - 9:00am

Global Digital Policy Declaration

The Global Digital Policy Declaration outlines ten principles that will help promote competitiveness and economic growth.

Issue BriefFeb 26, 2018 - 4:00pm

Establish a Proper Definition of Joint Employer

The NLRB and Congress can protect small business ownership by enshrining a clear standard for determining “joint employer” status...

Issue BriefFeb 15, 2018 - 9:45am

Regulatory Reform Tracker

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Regulatory Reform Tracker serves as a reference and database for federal government deregulatory actions, including regulatory process reforms and repeals and reforms of regulations.

Issue BriefJan 18, 2018 - 10:00am

Modernizing America’s Infrastructure Requires Adjusting the Federal Motor Vehicle User Fee

This issue brief examines the need to adjust the Federal Motor Vehicle User Fee, commonly referred to as the 'Gas Tax'. To rebuild and expand our roads, bridges, and transit systems, it is time for a modest increase in the federal motor vehicle fuel user fee.

Issue BriefJan 17, 2018 - 4:00pm

Modernizing America's Infrastructure Requires an Expanded Workforce

In order to modernize America's infrastructure, an expansion of the workforce is necessary. This issue brief explains the need, and includes recommendations on increasing the number of skilled workers.

Issue BriefJan 17, 2018 - 3:45pm

Modernizing America's Infrastructure Requires Public-Private Partnerships

Neither the government or the private sector can modernize America's infrastructure alone. This issue brief examines why public-private partnerships are integral to modernizing America's infrastructure.