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Press ReleaseNov 21, 2017 - 11:30am

U.S. Chamber Awards 16 Local Chambers with Accreditation

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, at its board meeting this month, awarded accreditation to 16 chambers of commerce for their sound policies, effective organizational procedures, and positive impact on their communities.

Press ReleaseNov 20, 2017 - 10:00am

U.S. Chamber’s Global Energy Institute Statement on Nebraska Approval of Keystone XL Pipeline

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Karen Harbert, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber’s Global Energy Institute, issued the following statement regarding the decision by the Nebraska Public Service Commission (NPSC) to grant a permit that will allow construction of the Keystone XL pipeline in Nebraska:

Press ReleaseNov 17, 2017 - 9:45am

U.S. Chamber Statement on Senate Finance Committee Passage of Tax Reform

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley issued the following statement after the Senate Finance Committee passed its tax reform legislation out of committee:

Press ReleaseNov 16, 2017 - 1:45pm

U.S. Chamber President and CEO Applauds House Lawmakers for ‘Prioritizing Growth’

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued the following statement today after the House of Representatives passed the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:”

Press ReleaseNov 15, 2017 - 11:00am

U.S. Chamber’s GIPC Honors IP Leaders at 2017 IP Champions Gala

Awardees Recognized for Efforts to Promote Innovation and Protect IP Rights Across America and the Globe

Press ReleaseNov 15, 2017 - 8:00am

Small Business Owners Highlight Their Local Economy as Bright Spot

An optimistic outlook on the local economy and continued positive perceptions of small business health has pushed the Q4 MetLife & U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Index (Index), released today, up for the second consecutive quarter to 63.2 from 62.3 in Q3. This means 63.2 percent of small business owners have a positive outlook about their company and their small business environment. Almost two-thirds (61 percent) of small business owners describe the financial health of their company as “good” this quarter, about the same as last quarter.

Press ReleaseNov 13, 2017 - 4:00pm

U.S. Chamber Offers Recommendations for Revitalizing Main Street Lending

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber’s Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness (CCMC) today released a series of recommendations for revitalizing Main Street lending in order to enable small businesses to create jobs, raise incomes, and generate economic growth.

Press ReleaseNov 10, 2017 - 10:00am

U.S. Chamber Welcomes Pro-Growth Senate Tax Reform Package

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley issued the following statement today on the tax reform package unveiled in the U.S. Senate:

Press ReleaseNov 09, 2017 - 3:45pm

U.S. Chamber Applauds House Ways and Means Committee for Passing Pro-Growth Tax Reform

‘Tax reform is the engine that will power economic growth for years to come’ WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley issued the following statement today after the House Ways and Means Committee passed its tax reform legislation out of committee:

Press ReleaseNov 08, 2017 - 6:00am

U.S. Chamber of Commerce, National Center for APEC, and US-ASEAN Business Council Statement on APEC Leaders’ Week

DA NANG, VIETNAM—On the occasion of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Week, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, National Center for APEC, and US–ASEAN Business Council joined together to issue the below statement: