In Your Corner

Opinions and thoughts from U.S. Chamber CEO Thomas J. Donohue, presented weekly in The Washington Examiner.

In Your Corner

Above the FoldFeb 10, 2020 - 9:00am
A scientist in a white lab coat pipes a substance into a test tube.

Strong Global IP Rights Will Unleash Economic Growth

IP rights are the backbone of our economy, rewarding inventors for their risk-taking and ingenuity.

Above the FoldFeb 03, 2020 - 12:15am
Labor Day 2017

The PRO Act Is an Attack on Worker Freedom

Workers would lose the private ballot, be forced to pay union dues, or be told they could no longer work as an independent contractor.

Above the FoldJan 27, 2020 - 9:00am
Shipping containers

Two Big Wins for U.S. Trade

Completion of USMCA and the  Phase 1 deal with China mean big things to American business.

Above the FoldJan 20, 2020 - 9:00am
Solar energy farm in Nebraska.

The Key to a Clean Environment and Strong Economy

Updating the National Environmental Policy Act is necessary to realign the implementation of the law with its original mission.

Above the FoldJan 13, 2020 - 9:00am
U.S. Chamber CEO Tom Donohue speaking at the 2020 State of American Business.

State of American Business: Uncertain but Hopeful

The U.S. Chamber will continue to guide our country through an important year and into a pivotal decade.

Above the FoldDec 16, 2019 - 9:00am
Canadian, American and Mexican flags stand on stage ahead of the first round of North American Free Trade Agreement negotiations in Washington, D.C.

Vote Yes on USMCA

The administration, House Democrats, and the Mexican and Canadian governments have found a path forward on this important trade agreement.

Above the FoldDec 09, 2019 - 9:00am
Smiling girl with woman are preparing for a Christmas and choosing a gifts for a their family.

Celebrate the Holidays by Shopping Small

Don’t forget about the numerous small businesses that support your local economy and employ your friends and neighbors.

Above the FoldDec 02, 2019 - 9:00am
U.S. Chamber CEO Tom Donohue speaks at the 2nd Annual Space Summit, LAUNCH: The Space Economy.

Commercial Space is Taking Off

Today, every company is, or very soon will be, a space company.

Above the FoldNov 13, 2019 - 2:30pm
Man shipping a package.

Bridging the Digital Divide for Small Businesses

By improving small businesses’ awareness of export-enabling technologies entrepreneurs can expand their customer base to other countries.

Above the FoldNov 04, 2019 - 9:00am
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A Solution to the Two-Gap Workforce Challenge

Talent Pipeline Management helps connect people looking for work with employers looking for people.