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Op EdJul 31, 2017 - 5:00pm

Alabama Live Op-ed: Building data centers creates jobs

It's no secret that the economy is changing. As technology plays a greater role in our personal and professional lives, our economy too increasingly relies on technology to create jobs and encourage growth. Technology is the foundation of our digital economy, and its modern infrastructure is data.

Op EdJul 28, 2017 - 4:00pm

Hattiesburg American Op-ed: UAW knows how to play election games: Column

Co-authored with Scott Waller, interem president and CEO of the Mississippi Economic Council 

Op EdJul 20, 2017 - 5:00pm

Reno Gazette-Journal: Nevadans should read fine print of minimum wage plan: Glenn Spencer

On June 8, Gov. Brian Sandoval vetoed legislation that would have raised Nevada’s minimum wage as high as $12 an hour.  

Op EdJun 27, 2017 - 12:15pm

Business Insider Op-ed: Now is not the time to rip up the US' trade deal with South Korea

When South Korean President Moon Jae-in arrives in Washington this week for his first official visit as Head of State, he will provide President Trump an opportunity to energize relations with a vital Asian ally. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce hopes the administration will seize this opportunity to ensure our trade ties fulfill their potential.

Op EdMay 01, 2017 - 5:00pm

Gadsden Times Op-ed: Alabama should protect its small business franchises

By William J. Canary & Glenn Spencer The relationship between franchisee and franchisor is a special one in the world of business. It has enabled tens of thousands of entrepreneurs to own and operate a business, provide consumers with a highly desired good or service, and support communities by creating jobs...

Op EdFeb 28, 2017 - 6:00am

Washington Examiner Op-ed: Restoring common sense to labor law

When it comes to policies unfavorable to employers, the last eight years were not a particularly good time for businesses, to put it mildly...

Op EdFeb 14, 2017 - 11:15am

Why Transatlantic Business Relations Can Only Get Better

Myron Brilliant writes in The Telegraph about the strong business relationship between the United States and United Kingdom and how we can further strengthen trade and investment ties in the future.

Op EdNov 03, 2016 - 2:30pm

Cybersecurity: Building resiliency together

By Tom Donohue and Jeh JohnsonNational Cyber Security Awareness Month has concluded, but we continue to urge everyone—individuals, businesses, and governments—to do more to protect themselves and our organizations against cyber incidents. Everyone using the Internet has a role to play in our nation’s cybersecurity.

Op EdNov 03, 2016 (All day)

Holding the EPA to account

By Bill Kovacs