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Above the FoldOct 07, 2021 - 2:30pm
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Americans Need 21st Century Government IT Systems

The recent TMF awards lacked any directed spending to address outdated or legacy systems within the federal government – that's a problem.

Above the FoldOct 04, 2021 - 10:30am
GILTI

The Biden Administrations’ Plan to Raise our Global Minimum Tax and Apply Another Makes No Sense

The Biden administration is so eager to raise taxes on businesses that it is trying raise our existing global minimum tax while simultaneously imposing another, redundant global minimum tax. Both policies are misguided. Raising taxes on U.S. multinational businesses will hurt American workers through fewer jobs and lower wages.

Above the FoldOct 01, 2021 - 9:15am
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All Reconciliation Tax Hikes Are Harmful – A Sampling of the Worst

Congress is working to significantly raise taxes on businesses, workers and American families to fund the $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill.

Above the FoldSep 30, 2021 - 10:00am
Path Forward September 29

The Path Forward: Pediatric Specialists Urge Adults to Vaccinate, Mask Up to Help Protect Children

In this week’s Path Forward event, U.S. Chamber President and CEO Suzanne Clark discussed ways to protect children from COVID.

Above the FoldSep 29, 2021 - 4:00pm
Platz der Republik, Berlin, Germany.

Germany Has Voted: What Does it Mean for American Business?

They can continue to expect it to be a productive, predictable, and profitable place to do business.

Sep 29, 2021 - 10:00am
Workers repairing a road in New York City.

What’s at Stake if the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Fails

Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act will rebuild America and turbocharge economic growth. 

Above the FoldSep 23, 2021 - 12:15pm
global task force pandemic response boxes

US Businesses Lead COVID-19 Relief Efforts Across the Globe

As different countries across the world continue to feel the devastating effects of the pandemic, we have seen U.S. businesses leading the call to action, working in partnership with governments, to provide much-needed assistance to countries facing surges in COVID-19 cases.  

Above the FoldSep 22, 2021 - 1:00pm
Contractors work on a highway ramp under construction in Alexandria, VA.

INFOGRAPHIC: Why We Need to Act Now To Rebuild America

The House of Representatives has the opportunity to champion legislation that will help rebuild America’s crumbling infrastructure.

Above the FoldSep 22, 2021 - 9:00am
CCI Q3

New Report Finds Construction Contractors Struggling to Find Workers, Materials

The Q3 2021 U.S. Chamber of Commerce Commercial Construction Index found that commercial construction contractors are seeing a slowdown.

Above the FoldSep 21, 2021 - 3:30pm
Water infrastructure

Let’s Not Miss This Unprecedented Opportunity to Modernize our Water Infrastructure

Across our nation and around the world, water is essential for life. Public health, energy, food, and economic growth all rely on sustainable supplies of clean water.