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 FoldApr 29, 2019 - 9:00am
A stethoscope on American currency

AHPs Are Key to Valuable Health Coverage

At the U.S. Chamber, we believe in removing barriers that stand between Americans and affordable health coverage.

Above the FoldApr 15, 2019 - 9:00am
Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (center left) shakes the hand of U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue at the U.S.-Mexico CEO Dialogue in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico.

Business Can Strengthen the U.S.-Mexico Relationship

Trade with our neighbor to the south exceeds $1.8 billion daily and supports nearly 5 million American jobs.

Above the FoldApr 08, 2019 - 9:00am
Buildings stand in darkness during a power outage in Caracas, Venezuela.

Only Free Enterprise Can Save Venezuela

What happens when a society loses its faith in free enterprise? In a word: Venezuela.

Above the FoldApr 01, 2019 - 9:00am
$1 trillion is the estimated cost of the opioid crisis on the U.S. economy.

Businesses on the Frontlines in the Fight Against Opioid Misuse

In 2017 alone, we lost more than 47,000 Americans to opioid overdose.

Above the FoldMar 25, 2019 - 9:00am
Green combine harvesting a field.

Unlocking the Digital Potential of Rural America

Increased adoption of online services for rural businesses could create more than 360,000 jobs and grow annual revenues by more than 21%.

Above the FoldMar 11, 2019 - 9:00am
Senior Executive Vice President Suzanne Clark (right) talked about entrepreneurship at panel discussion at the Co-- launch in New York City in February.

Come Grow With CO—

The U.S. Chamber launches a new digital platform designed specifically for ambitious, growth-minded business owners.

Above the FoldFeb 25, 2019 - 9:00am
An attendee inspects a P20 Pro smartphone, manufactured by Huawei Technologies Co.

Establishing Clear Rules of the Road on Data Privacy

At the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, we believe it is possible to both protect individual privacy and promote technological innovation.

Above the FoldFeb 18, 2019 - 9:00am
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) speak at a news conference announcing Green New Deal legislation in Washington, D.C.

The Green New Deal Is a Trojan Horse for Socialism

Climate change is real and deserves our attention. But not every policy to address it can be taken seriously.

Above the FoldFeb 11, 2019 - 9:00am
Hospital Waiting Room

Why Drug Price-Fixing Is a Bad Idea

In America, we don’t let the government set prices, so why in the world we would let foreign governments set prices for us?

Above the FoldFeb 04, 2019 - 9:00am
Vehicles in traffic travel along Interstate 80 in Emeryville, CA.

Rebuilding Our Infrastructure

Leaders on both sides of the aisle agree that this needs to be done – now they need to act.