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Above the FoldJan 19, 2021 - 1:00pm
2020 Economic Analysis

Economic Analysis: A Look Back at 2020

From the start of the pandemic in March, we chronicled what was happening in the economy. Here is what we found and what we expect in 2021.

Above the FoldJan 19, 2021 - 12:15pm
Gas Works Park, Seattle, WA.

An Update to the Chamber's Approach on Climate

We support a market-based approach to accelerate greenhouse gas emissions reductions across the U.S. economy. 

Above the FoldJan 19, 2021 - 11:30am
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai speaks before the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee.

Ajit Pai Leaves Behind Legacy of Communications Progress and Reform at the FCC

The outgoing chairman brought big ideas to the agency to advance the goal of connecting all Americans.

Above the FoldJan 15, 2021 - 10:30am

Infrastructure and Workforce Development Are Key to Rebuilding America

Check out the key takeaways from our Policy Power Hour: Spotlight on Washington on Jan. 14, 2021.

Above the FoldJan 14, 2021 - 11:00am
Trade 2021

The State of American Business: How to Revitalize America’s Global Leadership

Here are the key takeaways from the U.S. Chamber's Policy Power Hour: America's Global Competitiveness on Jan. 13, 2021.

Above the FoldJan 08, 2021 - 10:00am
General Paul Ostrowski, director of supply, production and distribution for Operation Warp Speed.

The Path Forward: Operation Warp Speed Leader Sees Vaccine Distribution for Essential Workers, Elderly Starting Next Week

The latest on Operation Warp Speed from General Paul Ostrowski, director of supply, production and distribution for the program.

Above the FoldJan 06, 2021 - 2:00pm
trade cargo 2021

Deadlines and Decisions for American Trade in 2021

Here is your breakdown of the issues and events that are likely to dominate international economic policy in 2021.

Above the FoldDec 22, 2020 - 11:30am
Supply Chain trucks; trade

Improved North American Coordination on Essential Functions Policy Simply Cannot Wait

USMCA can help the U.S., Canada and Mexico harmonize continental essential services policy through the next phase of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Above the FoldDec 18, 2020 - 2:30pm
A healthcare worker prepares a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine in Princeton, IL.

The Path Forward: Industry and Government Leaders Discuss Vaccine Distribution

Government and the private sector will be vital to the successful distribution of the vaccine to the American public.

Above the FoldDec 16, 2020 - 11:30am

Small Business Owners Still Feel Pain of Pandemic and Fear More to Come

Small businesses anticipate the worst of the pandemic is still ahead according to the Q4 2020 MetLife & U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Index (SBI). The poll, released this week, also finds that half (50%) of small businesses see operating for a year or less in the current business climate before having to permanently close.