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Above the FoldJul 15, 2021 - 10:45am
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Less than Half of Small Business Owners Can Find Workers, New Poll Shows

A new US Chamber study shows that most small businesses are struggling to find workers with the right combination of skills and experience.

Above the FoldJul 13, 2021 - 11:00am
Young woman check prices on cans in a grocery store aisle.

We Should Take the Threat of Higher Inflation Seriously – Here are 5 Ways to Do So

A Chamber economist presents five ways Congress and the Biden administration can get in front of inflation before it is too late.

Above the FoldJul 07, 2021 - 3:45pm
Man places "now hiring" sign in storefront window of his shop.

Number of Unfilled Jobs Stays Elevated During Worker Shortage Crisis

The biggest issue facing the economy this summer is a shortage of workers going back to open jobs.

Above the FoldJul 06, 2021 - 11:15am
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10 Overlooked International Investment Facts

Keeping the door open to international investment supports U.S. economic growth, resilience, and middle-class jobs.

Above the FoldJun 25, 2021 - 9:45am
U.S. Chamber President & CEO Suzanne Clark sits down virtually with WHO's Dr. Michael Ryan

The Path Forward: WHO Expert Says Pandemic Is Not Over

This week’s Path Forward event featured Dr. Mike Ryan, executive director of the WHO, on why the pandemic is not over.

Above the FoldJun 24, 2021 - 12:30pm
EOI event

Business Leaders Put Equality of Opportunity Solutions Into Action

Business leaders, government leaders, small business owners, economists, and experts came together this week for the U.S.

Above the FoldJun 24, 2021 - 11:30am
Corporate Tax Incrase

A Higher Corporate Tax Rate Would Hurt Our Economy. Reuters Tax Article Misses the Mark.

Raising taxes on businesses will make it less attractive for them to invest in the U.S.

Above the FoldJun 24, 2021 - 8:30am
Recommendations to Israel

Strengthening U.S.-Israel Relationship: 4 Ideas for the Biden Administration and Israeli Government

Last week, a new coalition government was sworn into power in Israel, led by Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and Alternative Prime Minister / Foreign Minister Yair Lapid.  Both pledged to focus on critical consensus issues and underscored the importance of strengthening Israel’s cooperation with the United States.

Above the FoldJun 23, 2021 - 1:15pm
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Equality of Opportunity: A Year of Progress

The U.S. Chamber reflects on the progress made in the past year since launching the Equality of Opportunity Initiative in 2020.

Above the FoldJun 22, 2021 - 12:45pm
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New US Chamber Study Finds Wide Support for Filibuster

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce conducted a national study among likely voters on the filibuster and found wide ranging support for it.