A view of the audience assembled for the 2017 State of American Business. Learn more about the 2018 event

The State of American Business
On January 10, U.S. Chamber President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue will outline our plans to sustain America’s economic momentum and strengthen it to the benefit of every American.

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These Are ‘Bold Reforms for Lasting American Growth'

"Today, Congress achieved what many said was impossible – overhauling our country’s broken, outdated tax code and updating it with bold reforms for lasting growth."

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Tax Reform Update

On New Year’s Day, the American people awoke to a new tax code and a brighter economic future.

Boeing's 737 Max 9 jetliner at the company's manufacturing facility in Renton, WA.
Businesses are raising wages, giving employees bonuses, and increasing retirement contributions because of tax reform.
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Uprooting neighbors and co-workers and forcing them to leave their life and family in America at some future date is not sound policy.
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For the near term it is the United States’ only market-opening trade initiative in Asia.
Tanks at a Noble Gas Solutions facility in New York.
Full expensing for businesses, "will trigger a tremendous amount of growth."
2017 State of American Business address with U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue.
From a mesmerizing eclipse to major storms that brought Americans together, 2017 was as wild as Bitcoin’s daily price swings.
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