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Press ReleaseSep 18, 2018 - 8:00am

Middle Market Performance on a Hot Streak as U.S. Economy Soars

The RSM US Middle Market Business Index (MMBI), presented by RSM US LLP (“RSM”) in partnership with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, remained nearly unchanged in the third quarter of 2018, marking the third consecutive quarter of record-high performance. Executives signaled a continuing robust forecast for the next six months, putting 2018 on pace to be the best year on record since the index launched in 2015.

Press ReleaseSep 17, 2018 - 6:45pm

U.S. Chamber’s Donohue Statement on $200 Billion in New Tariffs on China

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue today issued the following statement:

Press ReleaseSep 13, 2018 - 9:00am

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Global Innovation Policy Center Celebrates IP Leaders at 2018 Champions Gala

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Global Innovation Policy Center (GIPC) last night hosted its 6th annual IP Champions event, Ideas in Bloom, to showcase how intellectual property fuels innovation, creativity, and competition in the United States and across the globe. The event brought together policymakers, healthcare professionals, the entertainment industry, academia, law enforcement, and technology experts to celebrate those who generate jobs, encourage innovation and creativity, ensure safety, and promote access to new products and services.

Press ReleaseSep 06, 2018 - 2:00pm

U.S. Chamber Releases Privacy Principles

Roadmap for Federal Policymakers Offered After U.S. Chamber Led Industry-Wide Discussion

Press ReleaseSep 06, 2018 - 8:00am

Safety Risks in Commercial Construction Industry Exacerbated by Workforce Shortages

Contractors Identify Strong Safety Programs as Means to Address Skilled Labor Scarcity and Substance Abuse 

Press ReleaseSep 05, 2018 - 6:00pm

C_TEC Statement on FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr’s Proposal to Reduce Small Cell Regulatory Burdens

WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Chamber of Commerce Technology Engagement Center Senior Vice President Tim Day issued the following statement today regarding FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr’s proposal to reduce regulatory burdens for small wireless facility deployment:

Press ReleaseSep 04, 2018 - 2:00pm

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Announces Finalists for Small Business of the Year Award

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce announced the finalists for its annual Dream Big Awards, presented by MetLife, which celebrate the achievements of small businesses and honor their contributions to America’s economic growth.

Press ReleaseAug 31, 2018 - 5:00pm

U.S. Chamber’s Donohue Comments on NAFTA Negotiations

WASHINGTON, D.C.—U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue issued the following statement today regarding the NAFTA negotiations: “We’re pleased that the negotiations to modernize NAFTA will continue with the goal of reaching a deal with both Canada and Mexico, our two largest export markets.

Press ReleaseAug 31, 2018 - 2:45pm

U.S. Chamber Applauds White House Announcement Expanding Retirement Security

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today released the following statement on the White House's announcement of an executive order to expand retirement savings: 

Press ReleaseAug 29, 2018 - 10:00am

Small Business Index Shows Access to Capital is Strong Amid Record High Optimism

The Q3 MetLife & U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Index (Index) released August 29, indicates optimism and is the sixth consecutive quarter the Index has risen. Year over year the Index score has increased by 7.4 points.