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Issue BriefNov 30, 2020 - 6:30am

U.S. Chamber Issue Advocacy Update: Georgia

Today, the U.S. Chamber and Georgia Chamber of Commerce released a new issue advocacy campaign in the state of Georgia. The spot, titled “This Holiday Season,” thanks and encourages Senator David Perdue and Senator Kelly Loeffler to continue fighting for pandemic relief that has saved thousands of Georgia’s small businesses and jobs.

Issue BriefOct 14, 2020 - 11:30am

CRS Report: Policy Options for Multiemployer Defined Benefit Pension Plans

On October 14th, the Congressional Research Service released a report regarding policy options for multiemployer defined benefit plans. Please use the link above to read the full report. 

Issue BriefOct 06, 2020 - 9:30am

U.S. Chamber Advertisement Update: Iowa

Today, the U.S. Chamber released its next issue advocacy campaign in the state of Iowa. The spot thanks and encourages Senator Joni Ernst to continue standing up against the Green New Deal. Our planned future activity in the Hawkeye State is to incorporate additional tactics that embrace the “Iowa way” of grassroots constituent engagement with direct conversations about the issues of greatest concern to the business community, workers and families.

Issue BriefOct 05, 2020 - 6:45pm

U.S. Chamber Advertisement Update: Maine

TO: INTERESTED PARTIES FROM: ASHLEE RICH STEPHENSON, VICE PRESIDENT AND NATIONAL POLITICAL DIRECTOR RE: U.S. CHAMBER ADVERTISEMENT UPDATE: MAINE DATE: OCTOBER 5, 2020 

Issue BriefSep 18, 2020 - 9:45am

President von der Leyen Delivers State of the EU Speech

President von der Leyen Delivers State of the EU Speech

Issue BriefAug 31, 2020 - 2:45pm

A Policy Patchwork: Paid Family Leave

A summary of paid family leave laws in the states

Issue BriefAug 31, 2020 - 2:45pm

A Policy Patchwork: Paid Sick Leave

A summary of paid sick leave laws in the states, including COVID-19 legislation

Issue BriefJun 29, 2020 - 3:45pm

U.S.- Israel Collaboration in Health Innovation

A public policy roadmap to advance greater collaboration in health technology and innovation between the U.S. and Israel CONTACT Josh Kram, Executive Director, International A!airsjkram@uschamber.com

Issue BriefJun 05, 2020 - 4:30pm

Sustainability and Trade: Recommendations from the U.S. Chamber

Sustainability and TradeAccording to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and OECD  global trade in environmental goods exceeds $1 trillion annually.