The political fights of the last decade have distracted us from what should be, in my view, the central issue of our policy debates—reviving economic growth. First quarter 2015 growth of just 0.2% comes on the heels of a lackluster 2014, when the economy grew just 2.4%.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation is dedicated to promoting initiatives that grow our nation's economy.
Read the Foundation's report, The Growth Imperative, for more information about the importance of faster economic growth.
Two-Year Campaign Will Engage Businesses in Community Wellness
Our nation's economic growth rate still lags behind the historical norm. What does this mean for our future and the American Dream?
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation senior advisor John R. McKernan Jr. will outline the implications of slow economic growth at the 2015 Advocacy Summit hosted by the Longview Chamber of Commerce.
McKernan and other U.S. Chamber of Commerce represenatives will discuss the new research paper, The Growth Imperative, that explains the need for faster growth in America.
A Q&A session with Utah Gov. Gary Herbert, Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake City Chamber of Commerce, and John McKernan, president of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation.
New Report Highlights State’s Ability to Create Jobs, Support New Business, and Improve Student Performance
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation will highlight Utah as the best performing state overall for the past two years in its national Enterprising States study. A state-specific report will offer an in-depth review of the policies being implemented to address economic performance and job growth in Utah.