The Path Forward: CDC Director Says Vaccines Are Working

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Thaddeus Swanek This week’s Path Forward event featured CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky in discussion with U.S. Chamber President and CEO Suzanne Clark.  The Path Forward, a U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation event series, helps business and community leaders find the answers they need to execute a responsible reopening strategy for a post-pandemic world.  What […]

Signing Day Celebrates Post-Secondary Choice

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It is commonplace to see local prep athletes spotlighted in the local newspaper, social media, and television for their prowess on the pitch, dominance on the diamond, grit on the gridiron, and many other celebrated feats. Taking the attention one step further (well-deserved as it is), all eyes are on the high school sports stars […]

Uncertainty Hurts R&D Investment That’s Key to State Competitiveness

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Loren Kaye, president of the California Foundation for Commerce and Education California’s innovation-based economy pays economic dividends not only in our traditional technology hubs, but in every region of the state and in a wide variety of jobs. Key to the state’s competitive advantage in innovation is a robust and historically stable tax incentive known […]

Transatlantic Relations: Convergence in Principle, Divergence in Fact?

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Marjorie Chorlins President Joe Biden, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, and European Council President Charles Michel will meet in Brussels next month for the first U.S.-EU leaders’ summit since 2014. The long overdue meeting is an essential opportunity to reaffirm American and European leadership in addressing today’s global challenges—responding to the pandemic, jumpstarting the nascent global […]