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Op EdDec 23, 2020 - 9:30am

This Cycle Proved Campaigns Can Adapt, Now It's Advocacy's Turn

From last summer’s national party conventions to the presidential inauguration next month, American ingenuity has led us through systemic shifts in how we participate in major political events.

Op EdDec 11, 2020 - 9:15am

Small businesses owners: Our livelihoods are at stake and Congress doesn't seem to care

Small Business Council Chair, Ian MacLean, and Small Business Council Vice Chair, Natalie Kaddas, pen OpEd on the need for Congress to pass small business relief stimulus legislation. Published on CNN.com.

Op EdDec 07, 2020 - 2:45pm

I almost lost my business in March. More stimulus will prevent me from losing it for good

Small Business Council member, Jeff Good, interview on CNN Newsroom about the need for Congress to pass a stimulus.

Op EdOct 29, 2020 - 9:30am

NASA’s Artemis program must lead us back to the moon

Great nations and their leaders seek a claim upon history. Whatever the outcome of the coming election, the president will be given the awesome responsibility to send Americans back into deep space. And this time, to stay.

Op EdOct 09, 2020 - 9:30am

Prop. 208 fundamentally threatens Arizona’s small business recovery

Arizona, like the nation as a whole, is experiencing an uneven recovery from the initial economic impacts of the pandemic. What that means is that some sectors of the economy have rebounded sharply, while others remain in freefall.

Op EdAug 31, 2020 - 3:30pm

Child care has always been essential to our economy — let's start treating it that way

U.S. Chamber President Suzanne Clark joined Rep. Katherine Clark and Sen. Lisa Murkowski in penning an op-ed in The Hill on the crucial role childcare plays in the nation's economy.

Op EdAug 28, 2020 - 9:00am

A half century later, let's finally deliver on the promise of the March on Washington

On the Chamber's work on diversity and inequality of opportunity: 'The U.S. Chamber of Commerce recently endorsed — and thus will score members of Congress on — a package of bipartisan bills that propose tangible solutions to start addressing injustices...and effort to advance business solutions and policy recommendations to bridge opportunity gaps'.

Op EdAug 27, 2020 - 3:15pm

The future of work is now

The future of work is now and the problem we are solving is not adapting to new technologies, but adapting to the dynamism of the economy, which will only accelerate.

Op EdAug 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

‘We can’t fall behind on trade:’ Trump must strike a deal with Japan now, says US Chamber CEO

We need to write the rules of global trade, or they will be written for us in ways that won’t favor the U.S

Op EdAug 07, 2020 - 10:00am

KIM: Our Economy Can’t Wait. Congress Must Pass The SAFE TO WORK Act

The SAFE TO WORK Act would also protect our frontline health care workers and facilities from excessive litigation. These men and women have put their own lives at risk over the past few months fighting the virus on long shifts with little sleep; the least Congress can do is make sure they don’t need to worry about getting sued too.