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Press ReleaseFeb 04, 2021 - 3:15pm

U.S. Chamber Applauds Reintroduction of the Dream Act

Today, U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Lindsay Graham (R-S.C.) reintroduced the Dream Act, which would provide qualifying long-term undocumented residents of the U.S. with the ability to earn lawful permanent residence through education, employment, or military service. U.S. Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer, Neil Bradley, released the following statement supporting today's introduction...

Press ReleaseFeb 04, 2021 - 2:15pm

U.S. Chamber Denounces Reintroduction of the PRO Act

Today, Senate HELP Chair Patty Murray and House Education and Labor Chair Bobby Scott (D-Va.) reintroduced the Protecting the Right to Organize Act (PRO Act). The legislation, which claims to be pro-worker, would force employees to pay union dues regardless of whether they support a union, threaten private ballots in union elections, and strip workers of their independent contractor classification. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Senior Vice President of the Employment Policy Division, Glenn Spencer, issued the following statement after today's reintroduction...

Press ReleaseFeb 04, 2021 - 2:00pm

Hiring Our Heroes Survey: Meaningful Employment Promotes Positive Emotional Wellbeing for Military Spouses

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes, in collaboration with the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University and Starbucks, presented key findings from the 2020 Military Spouse Employment and Wellbeing Survey to an audience of employers, stakeholders, and military spouses during a virtual event held Thursday, February 4, 2021.

Press ReleaseFeb 03, 2021 - 9:30am

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Appoints Crystal Roberts Jezierski as Associate General Counsel

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today announced Crystal Roberts Jezierski has joined as Associate General Counsel and provide legal advice to a broad range of Chamber executives and employees.

Press ReleaseFeb 02, 2021 - 5:15pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on Immigration Executive Order

"We commend President Biden for taking action to ensure the reunification of separated families, address irregular migration across the Southern Border, and improve the functionality of our nation's immigration system by conducting a top-to-bottom review of barriers to our legal immigration system. Policies adopted over the past several years have undermined critical employment-based visa programs and significantly hindered many different companies' ability to expand their domestic operations and create jobs for Americans..."

Press ReleaseFeb 02, 2021 - 5:15pm

U.S. Chamber Urges European Commission to Avoid Export Restrictions on Vaccines, Inputs

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Chamber Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs Myron Brilliant issued the following statement as the debate continues in Europe over the European Commission’s recently announced export authorization mechanism for COVID-19 vaccines and inputs: 

Press ReleaseFeb 02, 2021 - 12:00pm

U.S. Chamber Calls for Bipartisan Compromise in Pandemic Relief Legislation

“The fastest, most effective way to provide immediate relief to American families and workers who are still reeling from the pandemic is through a strong, bipartisan compromise."

Press ReleaseFeb 02, 2021 - 11:15am

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Appoints Latricia Boone Vice President as it Continues to Expand Equality of Opportunity Initiative

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce announced today that Latricia Boone has joined as Vice President to help lead the Equality of Opportunity Initiative (EOI).

Press ReleaseJan 29, 2021 - 12:00pm

NACD and U.S. Chamber of Commerce Partner to Accelerate Progress on Diversity in America's Boardrooms

Initiative Focuses on Addressing Underrepresentation of Black Board Directors and Commits to Identifying, Preparing, and Connecting 250 Black Business Executives to Board Opportunities

Press ReleaseJan 29, 2021 - 10:30am

U.S. Chamber’s Donohue Leads U.S.-China CEO and Former Senior Officials’ Dialogue

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the China Center for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE) concluded the U.S.-China CEO and Former Senior Officials’ Dialogue last night. The dialogue was co-chaired by U.S. Chamber CEO Thomas J. Donohue and CCIEE Chairman and Former Vice Premier Zeng Peiyan.