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Above the FoldJan 09, 2018 - 11:30am
Tax reform supporters at a news conference in Washington, D.C.

Tax Reform and the Coming Influx of Business Investment

Tax reform has made the U.S. an even better place to do business – for both U.S. and foreign companies.

Above the FoldJan 08, 2018 - 3:30pm
Trucks sit parked at the Manila North Harbour Port.

How About a U.S.-Philippine Free Trade Agreement?

For the near term it is the United States’ only market-opening trade initiative in Asia.

Above the FoldJan 08, 2018 - 9:00am
Tax Reform Update

New Year, New Tax Reality

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

Above the FoldJan 05, 2018 - 2:45pm
Quartz clock

Time is Running Out. The Department of Homeland Security Should Extend El Salvador’s TPS Designation.

Uprooting neighbors and co-workers and forcing them to leave their life and family in America at some future date is not sound policy.

Above the FoldJan 04, 2018 - 1:30pm
A 2018 balloon is displayed at a Party City in New York City.

Americans Start 2018 Feeling Good about the Economy

Keeping a pro-growth focus will pay off with a stronger economy and a more confident public.

Above the FoldJan 03, 2018 - 5:30pm
Boeing's 737 Max 9 jetliner at the company's manufacturing facility in Renton, WA.

These Companies are Investing in their Workers, Businesses, and Communities Because of Tax Reform

Businesses are raising wages, giving employees bonuses, and increasing retirement contributions because of tax reform.

Above the FoldJan 03, 2018 - 1:30pm
2017 State of American Business address with U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue.

2017 Was Full of Pro-Growth Victories for America

From a mesmerizing eclipse to major storms that brought Americans together, 2017 was as wild as Bitcoin’s daily price swings.

Above the FoldJan 02, 2018 - 4:45pm
Jelly Belly jelly beans

Here are the Top 10 Most Ridiculous Lawsuits of 2017

A lawsuit claiming that Jelly Belly “deceived” a woman about the sugar in its Sport Beans product tops the list.

Above the FoldDec 22, 2017 - 1:00pm
Attendees try out Samsung's Galaxy Note 8 smartphones at a media event in Seoul, South Korea.

How Can Asia Grow its Digital Economy?

Policymakers must be wary of short-sited or inward-looking policies.

Above the FoldDec 21, 2017 - 3:45pm
Tanks at a Noble Gas Solutions facility in New York.

What Tax Reform Means for One Upstate New York Small Business

Full expensing for businesses, "will trigger a tremendous amount of growth."