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Press ReleaseNov 15, 2017 - 8:00am

Small Business Owners Highlight Their Local Economy as Bright Spot

An optimistic outlook on the local economy and continued positive perceptions of small business health has pushed the Q4 MetLife & U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Index (Index), released today, up for the second consecutive quarter to 63.2 from 62.3 in Q3. This means 63.2 percent of small business owners have a positive outlook about their company and their small business environment. Almost two-thirds (61 percent) of small business owners describe the financial health of their company as “good” this quarter, about the same as last quarter.

Press ReleaseNov 13, 2017 - 4:00pm

U.S. Chamber Offers Recommendations for Revitalizing Main Street Lending

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber’s Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness (CCMC) today released a series of recommendations for revitalizing Main Street lending in order to enable small businesses to create jobs, raise incomes, and generate economic growth.

Press ReleaseNov 10, 2017 - 10:00am

U.S. Chamber Welcomes Pro-Growth Senate Tax Reform Package

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley issued the following statement today on the tax reform package unveiled in the U.S. Senate:

Press ReleaseNov 09, 2017 - 3:45pm

U.S. Chamber Applauds House Ways and Means Committee for Passing Pro-Growth Tax Reform

‘Tax reform is the engine that will power economic growth for years to come’ WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley issued the following statement today after the House Ways and Means Committee passed its tax reform legislation out of committee:

Press ReleaseNov 08, 2017 - 6:00am

U.S. Chamber of Commerce, National Center for APEC, and US-ASEAN Business Council Statement on APEC Leaders’ Week

DA NANG, VIETNAM—On the occasion of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Week, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, National Center for APEC, and US–ASEAN Business Council joined together to issue the below statement:

Press ReleaseNov 02, 2017 - 12:00pm

New Report: Clear Strategy, Long-Term Investments will Help Indonesia Reach its Economic Potential

JAKARTA, INDONESIA —  A clear national strategy, long-term foreign investment, and infrastructure development are key for Indonesia to reach its full economic potential, according to a report released today by the U.S.

Press ReleaseNov 02, 2017 - 11:00am

U.S. Chamber Applauds House Tax Reform Draft, Acknowledges More Work Remains to be Done

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley issued the following statement today on the tax reform legislative draft unveiled in the House of Representatives:

Press ReleaseNov 01, 2017 - 1:45pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on Export-Import Bank Confirmation Hearing and Nominees

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber Senior Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley issued the following statement regarding today’s confirmation hearing for nominees to the board of the Export-Import Bank:

Press ReleaseOct 31, 2017 - 3:30pm

U.S. Chamber Reiterates Business Community’s Support for Tax Reform

Tom Donohue Attends Meeting with President Trump as Nearly 300 Business Groups Sign Letter to Congress on Tax Reform

Press ReleaseOct 30, 2017 - 11:00am

U.S. Chamber Statement on the Nomination of Scott Mugno

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Chamber Senior Vice President for Labor, Immigration, & Employee BenefitsRandy Johnson issued the following statement about Scott Mugno being nominated to be the Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA: