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Above the FoldJun 26, 2020 - 2:15pm
Jamie Leeds

Pride Month Spotlight: Jamie Leeds, Chef and Restauranteur, Hank’s Oyster Bar & Jamie Leeds Restaurant Group 

Like many food-centric cities across the country, the lifeblood of the food and beverage industry in Washington, D.C. is increasingly dependent on neighborhood  hot spots –the places where D.C. residents can enjoy a familiar meal or a cocktail from a friendly face in our big town.

Above the FoldJun 24, 2020 - 6:30pm
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Pride Month Spotlight: JSQUARED Naturals

In light of Pride month, we're highlighting some of the inspiring LGBTQ+ entrepreneurs in the DMV area. Learn more about JSQUARED Naturals.

Above the FoldJun 23, 2020 - 11:30am
Restaurant owner with face mask

How the Fed, Financial Industry Are Helping to Keep Main Street Going

American banks are ready and willing to offer lending for mid-sized businesses under the Fed's Main Street Lending Program.

Above the FoldJun 23, 2020 - 10:45am
Steel workers in El Dorado National Forest, California

U.S. Chamber Study Shows Commercial Construction Industry Poised For Recovery After Covid-19

The Q2 2020 Commercial Construction Index reveals a drop in contractors’ confidence and outlook for their industry amid COVID-19.

Above the FoldJun 23, 2020 - 5:00am
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COVID-19 Illustrates Why Congress Must Act Now on Broadband

Check out our recommendations for bridging the digital divide, which broadens as the pandemic continues.

Above the FoldJun 18, 2020 - 7:00pm
Colorado River in Austin, Texas

Advancing Environmentally Sustainable International Trade Amid COVID-19

Mohammad Abunayyan, chair of the B20 ESC Taskforce, breaks down the importance of environmentally sustainable trade in the wake of COVID-19.

Above the FoldJun 18, 2020 - 1:00pm
AI General

Our Response to Europe’s AI Proposals

As the use of AI increases, so do conversations about its regulation. Check out our response to the European Commission's AI white paper.

Above the FoldJun 15, 2020 - 10:30am
Coffee Shop Reopening Covid-19

Small Business Owners Speak Out Over Liability Concerns Amid COVID-19 

As businesses reopen, small business owners are becoming increasingly concerned with potential liability challenges amid COVID-19.

Above the FoldJun 10, 2020 - 3:30pm
U.S.-Iraq Business Council

Reimagining the U.S.-Iraq Relationship

U.S.-Iraq Business Council leadership breaks down how to grow our bilateral economic relationship with Iraq following the COVID-19 crisis.

Above the FoldJun 09, 2020 - 8:00am
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Why We’re Launching New Awards to Honor Bipartisanship and Leadership in Congress

Now more than ever, we need leaders with the courage to pursue common ground and bold solutions to our nation's challenges.