282Aug 29, 2013
Chamber of Commerce Labor Day Briefing
Martin Regalia and Randy Johnson spoke to reporters at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce annual Labor Day briefing on the group’s top economic issues for businesses. Mr. Regalia said the ...
530Feb 8, 2013
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce held its quarterly briefing on the outlook for the U.S. economy. Martin Regalia talked about recent gross domestic product (GDP) figures and policies the Obama ...
226Dec 11, 2012
Fiscal Cliff Issues
Panelists talked about issues related to the “fiscal cliff,” impending tax increases and sequestration budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress failed to reach a new budget ...
194Sep 10, 2012
U.S. Labor Policy
Officials talked about a Bureau of Labor Statistics jobs report showing employment rose by 96,000 in August and unemployment was down to 8.1%. They said the job numbers weren’t enough to ...
544Aug 31, 2011
Chamber of Commerce on Jobs and the Economy
Thomas Donohue previewed several ideas on job creation that the Chamber would present to Congress and President Obama. Some of the proposals included pushing through stalled trade agreements, ...