U.S. Chamber Of Commerce

Latest U.S. Chamber Of Commerce Items
  • ** FILE ** U.S. Chamber of Commerce head Thomas Donohue listens to a question after his State of American Business address on Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011. (AP Photo, File)

    Obama, Chamber of Commerce look for common ground

    After two years of vociferous conflict over health care and financial regulations, President Obama and the nation's top business lobby — the U.S. Chamber of Commerce — have entered into something of a detente.

  • Chamber financing attacks continue

    Democrats on Sunday renewed their attacks, accusing the U.S. Chamber of Commerce of using foreign money to influence midterm races, despite the Obama administration's acknowledgment that it had no evidence the charge was true.

  • Karl Rove served as a senior adviser to President George W. Bush from 2000 to 2007 and White House deputy chief of staff from 2004 to 2007. (Associated Press)

    Rove backs chamber against Obama accusations

    Republican strategist Karl Rove on Sunday chastised President Obama for accusing the U.S. Chamber of Commerce of soliciting foreign money to influence midterm races.

  • Lobby group: What have you voted lately?

    During the worst of the economic crisis, the nation's most powerful business lobby pleaded with Congress to prop up financial institutions and stimulate the economy with hundreds of billions of dollars in borrowed money.

  • ** FILE ** Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Mary Schapiro (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

    SEC bolsters shareholders' vote for board seats

    The Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday approved changes that make it easier for shareholders to nominate directors of public companies.

  • President Barack Obama and South Korean President Lee Myung-bak arrive to hold a joint news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, June 16, 2009. (Astrid Riecken/The Washington Times)

    Obama's free-trade goal hits roadblock

    Eight months after he called for action on a string of stalled free-trade deals, the president battles fierce opposition from his own party and concerns over a rising trade deficit.

  • Letters to the editor

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