Tampa Bay Business Journal reports, “More groups are signing up to support the Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority’s Selmon Extension project. The Brandon Chamber of Commerce has endorsed the 1.6-mile elevated toll road.” THEA’sShow More Summary
Piracy and armed robbery at sea has fallen to its lowest levels since 1995, despite a surge in kidnappings off West Africa, according to a new report from the International Chamber of Commerce’s International Maritime Bureau (IMB). IMB’s...Show More Summary
Luciana Lopez reports that the Trump campaign’s minority outreach continues to yield results…for Hillary Clinton: The U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday endorsed Democrat Hillary Clinton, the group’s first-ever endorsement for a presidential nominee and a rebuke of Republican Donald Trump in the middle of his party’s convention. The Trump campaign “has gone […]
Via TPM we hear that The [Hispanic Chamber of Commerce] president and CEO, Javier Palomarez, announced it would be endorsing Hillary Clinton in the general election in an interview with CNN. It’s the first time the group has ever endorsed a candidate for president in the general election… When asked why the group didn’t support […]
The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce is searching for up to 30,000 square feet of space for a new business services hub. The space would also be home to a new incubator for startups and a retail store... To view the full story, click the title link.
In a first, the nonpartisan U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce endorsed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Wednesday, saying it believes that Donald Trump's campaign is "the antithesis of American values." The business...Show More Summary
CLEVELAND ? Most endorsements announced at party conventions are in support of that party’s pick for president, or at the very least someone in the party. So it was a particularly obvious snub to presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump when the U.S. Show More Summary
Antonio Moreno, president of Alstom in Spain, has been appointed president of the Industry Committee of the Spanish Chamber of Commerce.
California’s economy, one of the world’s largest, has long outperformed the overall U.S. rate of job creation and business growth. But according to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the state is losing its edge. Perhaps not surprisingly, the chamber blamed the state’s labor regulations. In the 1970s,...
Differences over trade policies have led to an acrimonious relationship between the business association and the presumptive Republican nominee.
M. Reed Hopper, Anthony L. François, Julio Colomba, Ilya Shapiro Congress has granted the circuit courts the exclusive power to consolidate and hear certain challenges to the EPA Director’s actions under the Clean Water Act. DespiteShow More Summary
A diverse group of industry, academic and government experts gathered to share their views on the prospects of the innovative environment in
According to the president of the Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry, the UK's decision to leave the EU will lead to setback in German-UK trade and economic contacts.
America now has 1,571,056 tax exempt organizations of which 1,097,689 are public charities according to Urban Institute. There are another 105,030 that are private foundations and 368,337 that are like chambers of commerce, fraternal organizations and civic leagues. Show More Summary
Republican candidate defies GOP orthodoxy on free trade
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Donald Trump struck back at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Wednesday in a mostly rural area in Maine, where his message of economic populism could earn him a vote in the Electoral College. Addressing a crowd of several...Show More Summary
Donald Trump fired back Wednesday at his latest tormentor, calling the U.S. Chamber of Commerce “totally controlled by the special interest groups.”
A day after saying he would rip up all trade accords, Mr. Trump accused the Chamber of being “totally controlled by the special interest groups.”
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, which in election years usually serves as an unofficial arm of the Republican nominee's campaign, picked apart Donald Trump's trade policy speech on Tuesday point by point, engaging in a rapid-fire succession of social media posts hitting him for his opposition to international trade deals. Show More Summary
Presidential candidate Donald Trump on Wednesday lashed out at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s scathing criticism of his stance on trade, highlighting divisions within the Republican Party that threaten unity ahead of the Nov. 8 election. At a campaign rally in Maine on Wednesday, Trump called...