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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.

Press ReleaseJun 05, 2019 - 3:45pm

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Extends Tenure of CEO Thomas J. Donohue Through June 2022 and Appoints Suzanne P. Clark as President

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors today announced that Thomas J. Donohue has committed to remain CEO through June 2022, continuing his successful 20 year track record of supporting business.  Suzanne P.

Press ReleaseJun 05, 2019 - 1:00pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on the SEC’s Final Best Interest Standards

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Chamber Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness President and CEO David Hirschmann issued the following statement in response to today’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) final best interest standard rules.

Press ReleaseJun 04, 2019 - 7:00pm

U.S. Chamber Commends House for Passing the American Dream and Promise Act

It is long-past time for Congress to act.WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley issued the following statement today after the House of Representatives passed H.R. 6, the American Dream and Promise Act of 2019. The Chamber issued a key vote in support of passage of the bill.

Press ReleaseJun 04, 2019 - 5:15pm

U.S.-Cuba Business Council Statement on Administration’s Travel Restrictions to Cuba

New restrictions will disrupt business operations, harming U.S. companies and the Cuban peopleThe U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s U.S.-Cuba Business Council issued the following statement regarding the administration’s additional restrictions on U.S. travelers and vessels to Cuba:

Press ReleaseJun 04, 2019 - 2:15pm

U.S.-India Business Council Honors Google CEO Sundar Pichai and Nasdaq President and CEO Adena Friedman with 2019 Global Leadership Award

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC) today announced its selection of Google Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai and Nasdaq President and Chief Executive Officer Adena Friedman as the recipients of its 2019 Global Leadership Awards. The awards will be conferred at the USIBC India Ideas Summit and Annual Meeting, held at the U.S.