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Press ReleaseJun 18, 2019 - 7:00am

U.S. Chamber Study Shows Significant Impact of Digital Piracy on U.S. Economy

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Global Innovation Policy Center (GIPC), in partnership with NERA Economic Consulting, today published a new study, Impacts of Digital Video Piracy on the U.S. Economy, detailing the economic impact digital video piracy has on the U.S. economy.

Press ReleaseJun 14, 2019 - 12:00pm

U.S. Chamber Applauds White House Action Increasing Health Care Choice and Coverage Options for Americans

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Vice President for Health Policy Katie Mahoney released the following statement on the administration’s announcement expanding Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs):

Press ReleaseJun 14, 2019 - 12:00pm

U.S. Chamber Urges White House to Reconsider China Tariffs

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today reinforced its opposition towards imposing tariffs on imports from China, and its commitment to enhancing U.S.-China trade relations. Previewing the Chamber’s comments to be submitted to the Office of the United States Trade Representative on Monday, Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs Myron Brilliant said tariffs hurt American businesses, the economy and consumers.

Press ReleaseJun 13, 2019 - 5:45pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on Second Chance Hiring

“We look forward to working with the White House and Congress to help bridge that gap.”

Press ReleaseJun 12, 2019 - 8:00am

Small Business Owners’ Economic Outlook Rebounds, Hiring Plans Hold Steady

This 3.1-point rebound follows a drop during the first three months of 2019 and marks the largest quarter-to-quarter increase in economic confidence in the history of the Index.

Press ReleaseJun 11, 2019 - 10:00am

U.S. Chamber Awards Five Local Chambers with Accreditation


Press ReleaseJun 08, 2019 - 12:45pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on Suspension of Tariffs on Mexico

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Thomas J. Donohue, CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, issued the following statement today regarding the recent announcement of a U.S.-Mexico deal to address migration at the southern border:

Press ReleaseJun 07, 2019 - 2:00pm

Business Community Opposes Tariffs on Mexico

Imposing unilateral tariffs on Mexico harms businesses and consumers while jeopardizing Congressional approval of USMCA

Press ReleaseJun 06, 2019 - 11:30am

U.S. Chamber Elects Business Leader Maura Donahue Board Chair

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors today elected Maura W. Donahue, president of DonahueFavret Contractors Holding Company, as chairman. Donahue succeeds Tom Wilson, chairman and CEO of The Allstate Corporation.