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What you need to know about policy that affects the business community.

Above the Fold

Above the FoldAug 11, 2021 - 12:00pm
Mother holding a baby.

What Can Be Done to Address Maternal Healthcare Disparities?

Private and public sector leaders discussed remedies to address these disparities.

Above the FoldAug 09, 2021 - 10:45am
Help Wanted

What The Record High 10.1 Million Job Openings Means For The Economic Recovery

We have a severe worker shortage that threatens what should be a prolonged economic boom.

Above the FoldAug 09, 2021 - 10:00am
Summer Interns

Summer at the Chamber: What Is It Really Like To Be an Intern?

Welcome to Summer at the Chamber, where I've reported on the experiences of my fellow summer interns. Read on to learn more about their roles, journeys to the Chamber, career goals, and what has inspired them this summer. 

Above the FoldAug 05, 2021 - 3:45pm
Bipartisan Infrastructure Innovation and Jobs Act

The Biggest Winner in the Senate’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal May Be Our Climate

We need the bipartisan Infrastructure Innovation and Jobs Act to help address climate change.

Above the FoldAug 02, 2021 - 8:30am
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US Chamber Economists Committee Sees Transitory Inflation, Little Movement in Fed Funds Rate through 2022

The U.S. Chamber Chief Economists Committee breaks down their inflation expectations over the next 18 months.

Above the FoldJul 29, 2021 - 12:00pm
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Supply Chain Issues, Worker Shortages Impacted Economic Growth in Q2

The BEA released the GDP numbers for the Q2 showing the economy grew only 6.5% from April to June – here's why we are missing the mark.

Above the FoldJul 26, 2021 - 3:30pm
Tables outdoor a Kansas City restaurant.

Why Immigration Reform Matters to Local Communities

It has to be part of the solution for future economic growth and sustained prosperity. 

Above the FoldJul 23, 2021 - 11:00am
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Expert View: How Letting Insurance Companies Use Risk-Based Pricing Lowers Premiums

Risk-based pricing allows insurers to set prices based on the risk they assume and to tailor policies, and prices, to potential customers.

Above the FoldJul 22, 2021 - 5:15pm
 Arkansas Secretary of Health Dr. Jose Romero sits down with U.S. Chamber President and CEO Suzanne Clark. 

The Path Forward: Unvaccinated Far More Likely to be Hospitalized as Delta Variant Spreads

This week’s Path Forward event featured a discussion about the safety of COVID vaccines and the spread of the Delta variant.