Location: U.S. Chamber of Commerce Washington, D.C.
Early childhood education is a priority for President Obama and, with the passing of the historic stimulus package, billions of dollars will be flowing to states in the form of funding for Head Start, a comprehensive school readiness program addressing the emotional, social, health,
As a leader in the aerospace industry, The Boeing Company maintains a workforce of over 150,000 worldwide, including about 35,000 engineers. In order to maintain that pool of human talent, Boeing believes systemic reform in education is essential.
The National Chamber Foundation will host a series of small events to examine our nation's current job crisis, assess the new administrations' efforts to stem the losses, and evaluate what steps need to be taken to get America back to work.
The National Chamber Foundation hosted a series of small events to examine our nation's current job crisis, assess the new administrations' efforts to stem the losses, and evaluate what steps need to be taken to get America back to work.
On February 26, 2009, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation hosted a CEO Leadership series luncheon featuring Scott Davis, UPS chairman and CEO.
NCF hosted a forum to examine how the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act will create needed jobs in transportation infrastructure. The administration has committed to appropriating stimulus money for shovel-ready projects by July 2009, but quest
Karen Elzey, vice president, ICW, testified before the House Subcommittee on Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness.
The rise of charter schools in the last decade has presented the business community with an opportunity to engage in education reform in new and effective ways.
This event set the stage for what the Chamber considers a top priority for 2009 in policy developments both inside and outside the beltway. The program began with U.S.