August 19, 2019


WASHINGTON, D.C.— The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today released the following statement applauding the CEOs of the Business Roundtable for its updated “Statement on the Purpose of a Corporation.”

“We commend the Business Roundtable for updating its Statement on the Purpose of a Corporation. We agree wholeheartedly with the renewed focus. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce supports every effort to preserve, strengthen, and expand the American dream, and put it within the reach of every child, family, worker, and entrepreneur. We will continue to work alongside all members of the business community to create economic growth and prosperity for all Americans.”